Taking advantage of the arrival of AlNova to Grupo ALDOMER, Innovation Day was held. Our collaborators attended a recreational-formative training session to put creativity methodologies into practice and the creation of collaborative solutions, thus promoting teamwork. The activity was a great success in terms of participation and all the collaborators received a well-deserved gift at the end of the day.
GRUPO ALDOMER, through the subsidiary INTEC-HEAT, has participated in the construction of the first fully Spanish-made submarine, the S-81 Isaac Peral, manufactured by Navantia at its shipyard in Cartagena, Spain. The company’s contribution in this historic milestone has been circumscribed to the performance of heat treatments in the hull of the submarine. One further step for Aldomer´s companies, INTEC-HEAT and ALFRAN to reinforce their status as a world reference by offering thermal treatment solutions in the naval sector and for industrial high temperature.
Alfran starts its path by providing refractory products in the agro-industrial sector for the Mexican company, Citrofrut, which is specialized in the manufacturing and processing of tropical fruits, honey and fragrances. Different areas were repaired in the generator with our product Alfran Cast 80.
As always “the outcome of a good job is a satisfied customer”
ALFRAN commits to integrating the basic principles of health promotion at work. The Luxembourg Declaration, promoted by the European Network for Workplace Health Promotion (ENWHP), establishes the main principles of action and the reference frame for good management for workers’ health. With this certificate, ALFRAN reinforces its strong commitment to the health of all company collaborators.
Since the beginning of the year, ALFRAN has been awarded the maintenance contract for the Steel plant of Tubos Reunidos, a world leader in the manufacture of seamless tubular products. Thanks to this compromise, ALFRAN will be in charge of the maintenance of refractory materials in the fundamental equipment of the plant, such as ladles, RH, electric arc furnace, and tundish among others, and with which we will contribute with our experience to satisfy the needs of our customer.
ALFRAN becomes part of the Aceros Inoxidables Olarra family thanks to the concession of the maintenance contract for the steel plant that the entity has in Vizcaya, País Vasco (Spain). With this agreement, ALFRAN will carry out all the tasks related to refractory materials in the main operating units of the plant, such as ladles, AOD equipment, electric furnace, tundish, etc. Achieving better performance both in plant productivity and in worker’s health and safety.
ALFRAN Saudi Arabia carried out refractory repair works for Jubail Energy Services Company (JESCO). Our performance was the repair of the discharge wall from the kiln and precast shapes to the motor rollers. Our costume has been very satisfied with the quality of the materials used, Alfran Tix 85 AS y Alfran Lite10-14. As always, “the outcome of a good job is a satisfied customer”.
Braskem Idesa awards Alfran with a performance result of 100% in the third quarter of 2020. One more time, we are recognized for our performance in the works related to refractories and thermal insulation, that we have been installing in the petrochemical installation, located in southeast Mexico.
At Alfran we are celebrating 15 years of bringing High Temperature Solutions to the industry, since February 28, 2021. Cement, lime, steel, refineries, electric power generators, copper and aluminum smelters, engineering companies, and others, have benefited from our proposal, “protect the industry’s core”, through Word Class Turn Key Service.
Alfran México initiated operations in 2006 and, in its early years, supplied and installed refractory products imported from Spain. After 2014 we have a manufacturing plant in Santa Catarina, N.L.-Mexico, from where we produce our entire range of products. Besides, we have a staff trained and prepared for Refractories, Thermal Insulation, and Fireproofing installation, but also the development of engineering solutions, technical and after-sales support, generating more than 500 direct and indirect jobs, which makes us a reference in the country.
Additionally, it can be said that Alfran México has spearheaded the internationalization of Grupo Aldomer in America, being the platform to penetrate the market in the rest of the continent.
We are celebrating and very proud of our subsidiary, of our human team, and of being part of Mexico, where we will remain. Today, we are more prepared than ever to face the future and we are going for many more years!
McDermott International, Inc. awarded Alfran the supply and application of Fireproofing and Thermal Insulation for the project of the Borstar Bay3 Modular Polyethylene Unit. In its totality, it consists of 27 modules that are being built in the McDermott Prefabrication and Assembly Yard, in Altamira, Tamaulipas (Mexico). These will be part of the new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) unit, whose final location is in Bayport, Texas (owned by Bayport Polymers LLC, Baystar), a joint venture of Total Petrochemicals & Refining USA, Inc., and Novealis Holdings LLC, a joint venture of Borealis AG and NOVA Chemicals Inc.