Company completes smelter welding project

South Africa-based foundry and engineering company Thos Begbie successfully, and timeously delivered erosion-resistant copper coolers, which are being installed to a smelter in Southern Africa. Thos Begbie started the project in March this year and delivered the coolers at the end of April, 2019, Thos Begbie sales engineer Esli Bantjes tells Engineering News. The company used hardfacing to make the coolers erosion-resistant. Hardfacing is a coating technique that involves welding a hard,…