Patent Number: 8,820,592

Title: Ladle shroud transport/storage device for transferring liquid metal

Abstract: A device enables the transporting and storing of at least one ladle shroud for a liquid metal casting plant, the ladle shroud having a channel through which liquid metal passes and essentially extending along an axis. The device also includes a rack designed to store the ladle shroud in a use position wherein the axis of the channel is vertical, the rack providing an access from the outside to a lateral face of the shroud when the latter is in its use position.

Inventors: Boisdequin; Vincent (Naast, BE)

Assignee: Vesuvius Group S.A.

International Classification: C21B 7/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018