MAGNESITAS NAVARRAS S.A.
MAGNA exploits a Magnesite mine located in the North of Spain since 1945 . MAGNA is a mining company which has successfully completed its integration towards the end users.
MAGNA relies on an independent raw material deposit which is a unique competitive advantage regarding mineral availability and quality reliability in the long time perspective.
The mining & industrial know how of MAGNA enables us to select and transform mineral into finished products (mixes monolithic) which are shipped and used worldwide (we sell in 45 countries). MAGNA operates two horizontal 80 meters long kilns which ensure a perfect sintering of Magnesite.
Our product receipts (grain size distribution, additives, monolithic mixes,… ) are state of the art and are being optimised continuously thanks to all observations on the field by our R&D team and trough cooperation with independent laboratories and university.
Our commercial network is geographically organized and reaches world wide with our two subsidiaries in Montreal and Monterrey from where we are servicing North and South America . Our commercial team is supported by a technical team for the application machine service and maintenance.
Our customer list is extensive : MITTAL ARCELOR, RIVA, THYSSEN KRUPP, ACERINOX, GERDAU, BSW, CELSA, OUTUKOMPU, SCHMOLZ & BICKENBACH,…
MAGNA produces refractory MgO based monolythics mixes and supplies application machinery to the steel industry for those mixes.
• BOTTOM RAMMING: MAGNA is a specialist of bottom ramming mass (new bottom construction, cold and hot repair) with our brand MAGSOL and holds approx. 14 % of world market (except china).
• GUNNING: MAGNA successfully promotes a gunning range of products for EAF , ladles, BOF converters including the application machinery. Today there are 13 MAGNA fixed gunning robots , one is equipped with a laser measuring system system, in 7 countries (Europe, North & South America) as well as 6 mobile gunning shooters and a very large number of usual application machinery (gunning vessels, Spreader and spinners).
• TUNDISH mixes As far as tundish products are concerned, MAGNA manufactures a range of sprayed tundish masses & Dry vibe tundish . Since 2009 MAGNA has launched a successful innovative tundish Cold dry mass.
• Various: slag correctors, specific ad-hoc mixes, etc…