Munitions/Defence Industry

Almor Wild Barfield specialise in the design and supply of furnaces and ovens to the munitions and defence industry. The equipment can be gas or electric heated and be suitable for protective or reactive gas atmospheres. We also provide gas generators and advanced process control systems to meet the exacting requirements of the industry.

Almor Wild Barfield has supplied shaker hearth hardening furnaces with a protective atmosphere for the austenitising of small arms munitions prior to hardening, as well as special purpose sealed quench furnaces for large calibre shells.

Other equipment supplied to the munitions and defense industry are:

  • Sealed Quench Furnaces
  • Batch Ovens
  • Batch Nitriding Furnaces
  • Batch Air Circulation Furnaces
  • Endothermic Gas Generators