Bricmont, Inc. (Canonsburg, Pa.) has been awarded a contract to supply two high-production-capacity round top-charge aluminum melting furnaces and two rectangular tilting holding furnaces for Nanshan Aluminum Company’s expanded production facility in Shandong Province, China. Bricmont will provide engineering, materials, procurement and field services for the furnaces, which are scheduled to be commissioned in late 2008.

The installation will incorporate several state-of-the-art design features, including regenerative burners, electromagnetic stirring and advanced controls. This facility, after commissioning, will be one of the largest-capacity aluminum casting centers in China.