Our offerings include services geared directly towards the metals industry. With Clients such as Alcoa, ArcelorMittal, Kaiser Aluminum, Gerdau Long Steel, Charter Steel, SAPA Extrusions and others. Our expertise expands into nearly every type of metal process. We have the technical capabilities and experience to provide a solution for any of your combustion system needs.


HCS has provided combustion services to the steel industry in all phases of production from steel making to forming process. Equipment that we service includes:

  • Reheat Furnaces (Rotary, Pusher and Walking Beam)
  • Continuous and Batch Annealing Furnaces
  • Galvanizing Lines
  • Catenary Furnaces
  • All other Direct-Fired or Radiant Tube applications
  • Basic Oxygen Furnace
  • Ladle Metallurgy
  • Ladle and Tundish Heating Operations
  • Stove Combustion & Operations
  • Blast Furnace Combustion & Operations
  • Batch and Continuous Annealing
  • Galvanneal
  • Hot Strip Mill

Aluminum & Special Alloys

HCS has extensive experience within aluminum and special alloy manufacturing via inspecting, testing and upgrading:

  • Melting Furnaces
  • Holding Furnaces
  • Crucible Heating Stations
  • Homogenizing Furnaces
  • Annealing Furnaces
  • Filter Boxes