Silcarb started its journey in the year 1982 as silicon carbide heating element manufacturer..37 years on, today Silcarb holds more than 90% of the silicon carbide heating elements (Sic heaters) business In India and exports its products to almost all countries in the world.
Silcarb started its furnace manufacturing unit in the year 1999 and currently has upwards to 1500 operational furnaces in various fields ranging from high tech ceramics to foundry applications.
Silcarb, in the year 2013 started manufacturing its high-density range of molybdenum disilicide (MoSi2) heaters under the trade name “MOSIL” in its brand new facility dedicated to the manufacturing of these heaters. Silcarb, in the year 2015 started its new plant for the manufacture of technical ceramics and kiln furniture. Silcarb manufactures, in this new state of the art plant various nitrides, carbides, titanates etc.
Silcarb is an environmentally conscious manufacturing plant with an “employee first” principle and is an ISO 9001-2015 certified by UKAS and CE certified for all its products and as of date has a committed workforce of 150+ people.
Silcarb Recrystallized has its manufacturing plant located in Bangalore, in the south of India. The manufacturing plant is spread over 7 acres of land and with a built-up facility in excess of 90,000 square feet. This plant has complete backup power generation unit in excess of 1.5 MW dedicated only to its recrystallization furnaces.
Our subsidiary divisions:-
- Silicon Carbide Heating Elements Division (SiC heaters)
- Mosi2 Heating Elements Division
- Furnace Manufacturing Division
- Kiln Furniture Division
- Technical Ceramics Division
- R&D Division
Each division works closely with the others to improve the efficiency of the products manufactured.
As an example, our furnace division uses the heaters manufactured by both the silicon carbide and the Mosil (Mosi2 heaters) division and vice versa. Some of the kiln furniture manufactured by us are used internally in the most abusive environments thereby creating a continuous cycle of improvement.
Our Factory in Bangalore, India
Silcarb believes in constant investment in the upgrade of its manufacturing processes at elevated temperatures of 2500 degrees Celcius, Silcarb also consistently invests in new equipment for its process improvement. We constantly work on reducing carbon footprint both internally and also with the furnaces that we manufacture for our customers. Our R&D team is constantly working on energy conservation with the use of new processes and materials. The top management at Silcarb is directly involved in most of the R&D activities at Silcarb. Silcarb’s R&D is the core of all of Silcarb’s activities.