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Kuban (Russia) has started building basalt insulation and basalt substrate production facilities

New production facilities for manufacturing basalt insulation and basalt substrate for agricultural needs with a capacity of 80 thousand tons per year will be built in Tikhoretsk district of Krasnodar region (Kuban). The investor of the project is the Plant of Heat-insulating Materials. The basalt insulation will be manufactured under the brand name Hotrock, as reported by the company.

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The study of thermophysical properties of materials at high temperatures and vibrations

The insulation of such elements of power stations as combined-cycle gas turbines, furnaces and boilers, steam headers, heat generators, lids of hot water and steam boilers, waste-heat recovery units, sodium heat pipes are currently made of thermic insulation based on mineral and basalt fiber. The operating temperature of such materials is limited to 600 ° C.

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Turkmenistan starts production of basalt composites

Turkmenbashi Nonmetallic and Construction Materials Industrial Complex is planning to produce composite materials based on basalt fiber to be manufactured in the town of Turkmenbashi. Several years ago, Turkmenistan began to develop the local basalt deposits, namely, basaltic porphyries of Ufrinsky fields which are located in the Balkan Region.

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