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!

Castables for Ladle

Based on low-cement castable and superfine powder technologies, Horton developed HT series of castables for ladles to meet the operation conditions of various ladles. The castables are made by setting up scientific optimization of ingredients and accurate distributing of grain size as well as adding of high-quality binding agents and high-efficiency external reactants.


HT series of castables for ladle show the features of high strength, excellent thermal shock resistance, corrosion resistance and stable volume etc. The products can be applied for ordinary ladles, refining ladles and ladles of EAF.

Al2O3 + MgO  %  Min. 90 90 80 83
Bulk Density g/cm3 Min. 3.20 3.25 2.85 2.80
Modulus of Rupture Mpa 110℃x16h Min. 3 5 4 5
PLC %  110℃x16h Min. ±0.1 ±0.1 ±0.1 ±0.1
Water addition %  4.2±0.3 4.8±0.3 5.0±0.2
Applications Refining ladles and ladles of EAF Lining of medium and small sized ladles Slag line of medium and small sized ladle