Company name: Maerz Ofenbau AG
Category: Steelmaking plant and equipment
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Expertise: Lime plant manufacturer.
Keywords: Lime kilns, lime plants.
Telephone number: +41-44-287 27 27
Fax: +41-44-201 36 34
Other information: Maerz Ofenbau AG is the world's no. 1 lime kiln manufacturer.
The very first Maerz lime shaft kiln was built in the 1960s. Today, Maerz kilns are in operation in over 600 plants in more than 60 countries worldwide.
The firm's kilns include parallel flow regenerative kilns, ideally suited for the production of high-reactive, soft-burnt lime, which is mainly used in the steel industry. HPS Kilns for medium- and hard-burnt lime are also produced. Thes are typically used for the production of sand lime bricks, aerated concrete bricks and aerated concrete blocks.