RIA Cast House Engineering provides tailor-made rail-bound cast-house-proven charging and skimming equipment for Aluminum cast houses worldwide. The design and development of all machines takes reliability, durability, maintenance and occupational safety into account. Adding the innovative features of full AI camera-based charging and skimming as well as In-Furnace Dross Processing, assures the best equipment not only for today, but also tomorrow and beyond.
Efficient furnace practices with low cost production standards, start with automated charging and skimming. Using the best available technology allows for a significant reduction of energy consumption, minimum cycle times and lower furnace maintenance cost as well as a safer environment for the operators. RIA Cast House Engineering has been focusing on the development and manufacturing of charging and skimming equipment since 1997 and is focused on the development of innovative automation and process optimization solutions, continuing our development of the safest and most efficient systems possible. The latest generation RIA charging and skimming machines utilize full artificial intelligence (AI) to make charging and skimming cutting edge technology. RIA solutions achieve the lowest possible operational cost and the safest operating environment for this important part of the process.
Established as a local maintenance service and special equipment supplier for the German Aluminum industry, RIA over the past twenty plus years became an important International partner for Aluminum billet cast houses, now with over 50 charging and skimming machines supplied to major aluminum companies around the globe. Building on high quality standards and continuous evolution has helped RIA to design the most reliable, robust, maintenance friendly and custom-made furnace tending equipment on the market. Recent success has seen RIA also expand in sheet ingot and primary aluminum casting facilities.