Anode Quality and Bake Furnace Performance of EMAL

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. Raia Javed Akhtar1,
  2. Markus W. Meier2,
  3. Peter O. Sulger2,
  4. Werner K. Fischer2,
  5. Ralph Friedrich3 and
  6. Thomas Janousch3

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch202

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

Akhtar, R. J., Meier, M. W., Sulger, P. O., Fischer, W. K., Friedrich, R. and Janousch, T. (2012) Anode Quality and Bake Furnace Performance of EMAL, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch202

Author Information

  1. 1

    Emirates Aluminium EMAL, P.O. Box, Abu Dhabi, United Arabic Emirates

  2. 2

    R&D Carbon Ltd, P.O. Box 362, CH-3960 Sierre, Switzerland

  3. 3

    Riedhammer, Klingenhofstrasse 72, D-90411 Nürnberg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259

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Keywords:

  • Anode bake furnace;
  • anode quality;
  • productivity;
  • energy consumption;
  • anode cooling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Temperature Distribution and Anode Quality

  • Control of Pitch Burn and Energy Consumption

  • Anode Cooling and Packing Coke Consumption

  • Conclusion