The Spanish company Beralmar is supplying a Promatic system for the tunnel kiln at the facility owned by OAO Temirtau Kirpich, Kazakhstan. The system is to supply 100% of the energy needed for the production of 260 t clay blocks per day. Coal will be used as the solid fuel.
Since 1983 when Beralmar began selling the Promatic system, it has already supplied more than 250 solid-fuel firing installations for tunnel kilns, 131 of these installations alone in the period from the year 2000 to this day. The Republic of Kazakhstan becomes the 26th country in the list of countries in which this technology is used.