Technical support for the pyrometallurgical industry

Elkem Carbon Solutions is a leading provider of quality carbon products and tailor-made solutions to the pyrometallurgical industry worldwide. We have extensive experience in supporting our customer with the selection of speciality materials and the application of best practices in industry.

Over the years, Elkem has been a producer of various ferroalloys, including ferrochrome, ferromanganese, silicomanganese, and calcium carbide. Today we are a world leading producer of silicon and ferrosilicon, setting the benchmark for the most efficient operation of submerged arc furnaces.

Technical support for submerged arc furnaces 

The operation and management of submerged arc furnaces are based on five essential pillars.


Learn more about our service for furnace optimisation:

Electrode Management

Furnace lining solutions

Tap hole solutions

When stability in furnace operation matters the most


Technical support for aluminium reduction cells

The lifetime of a cathode pot cell lining can be extended through proven installation procedures, supervised by our team of technical specialists.

Learn more about our service for aluminium smelters:

Aluminium reduction cells