BDF Industries – furnace rebuild at Majan Glass successfully concluded

The BDF team has successfully carried out the rebuilding of Furnace 1 at Majan Glass

BDF has carried out the rebuilding of Furnace 1 at Majan Glass, Oman, in a 45-day glass-to-glass period.

The BDF team has successfully carried out the rebuilding of Furnace 1 at Majan Glass, Oman. With this operation, the Omani plant concludes the first important step regarding the improvement of its entire glass plant and process control.
The 45-day glass-to-glass period was met, with glass in line on 29 September, after a challenging job of deep cold repair, which was extended on full checker blocks replacement and complete forehearths change, control systems upgraded on the furnace and on the Batch Plant, where BDF was involved along with its Automation Division.
A C Class repair on one on the existing BDF line completes the work scope after a successful C Class repair and NNPB process start up on another existing line.