About Dalian Horton

HORTON Group, with more than 25 years experience in Metallurgy field, is dedicated to supplying top quality products in the Steel and Foundry Industry. Horton could provide quality products, expert technical support and high level of service for the customers worldwide. HORTON offers solution service for steel and Metallurgy industry. The main products we can offer include:Graphite Electrodes, Special Graphite Products, Various Refractory Bricks, Monolithic Refractory, Stopper Rods, Ladle Shroud, Nozzels, Casting Rolls for Rolling Mill, Tungsten Carbide Rings and Composite Rolls, Ceramic Rolls, Various type of Bearings, Casting and Mechanical Components, Special Casting Sands (Ceramsite), Investment Casting etc.All our products are manufactured to meet stringent ISO requirements. We have successfully cooperated with a large number of customers at home and abroad. We, wholeheartedly welcome friends of related fields from all over the world to contact with us. Your production need have been our first priority. We are proud to place our expertise, our skill and our facility at your service. Our ultimate goal is the pursuit of your satisfaction!

Holloware Casting Sets for Ingot


Horton proposes a complete of aluminous refractory shapes for the pressurized casting of ingots. These shapes, that are characterized by the alumina content(between 40% and 70%). In order to meet the specific requirements of each steel plant, besides those of the actual market in particular as regards cast products, Horton has set up a vast assortment of moulds and is therefore in a position to produce custom-made products or special shapes according to different production requirements.

SiO2 % 53 44.5 35 24
Al2O3 % 40 50.3 60 71
TiO2 % 1.6 2.1 2.5 2.5
Fe2O3 % 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
CaO % 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
MgO % 0.7 0.5 0.1 0.2
Na2O+K2O % 0.7 0.5 0.3 0.3
Bulk Density g/cm3 2.07 2.25 2.30 2.35
Apparent Porosity % 21 19.1 18.3 24
Linear Expansion Coefficient 10-6K-1 5.3 6 6.5 6.28
Dimension Tolerances % ±2 ±2 ±2 ±2