Rio-Carb was founded in 1982.
The company was initially motivated by Martin Maine who had extensive experience in the welding and manufacturing industries.
We believe in Customer Service
The company has a team of highly qualified and motivated individuals that provide solutions to all clients requirements.
Hi Precision Plasma Cutting
Rio-Carb's unique deposit process and bead-bonding, eliminates the "direction of flow" problem
Stud Welding
30% BETTER THAN COUNTERSUNK HOLES

THE HARD FACTS

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ISO9001:2008

Quality systems, procedures and products.

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Outlasts

Outlasts normal '400' and '500' materials by 8-12 times

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Ideal

Ideal for sliding abrasion (chutes, bins, cyclones, pipes etc).

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Adaptable

Can be rolled, studded, holed and fabricated

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Heat Proof

Withstands heat up to 600°C

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Cost Effective

Cost Effective. Cuts downtime costs

A reputable well established RSA company since 1982.

 

Did you know?

There is no commercial steel product available that equals the wear protection and cost effectiveness of our LONG LIFE WEAR PLATES using Chromium Carbide with MaxCS™

Why Choose Rio-Carb CrC liner (overlay) plates

smooth

Smooth

Our “as-supplied” liners are very smooth due to our special “welded-weave” beads of 40mm width, ensuring our trademark flat and even surface.

Stud Welding

Rapid Removal System

Excellent strength and a smoother surface finish than inserts and Nib-Head Countersunk bolts.

ultrasmooth

UltraSmooth

We have an ULTRASMOOTH grade for even smoother feeding of wet clay-like materials, in low head-room chutes and to save conveyor belt damage and wear.

some interesting facts

2518

satisfied customers

29989

Plates manufactured

5

Patented products

50

staff members

Latest Developments - Blog

35 years of innovation and service excellence

Rio-Carb, a leading manufacturer of R-C700 Chromium Carbide (CrC) clad liner plates for the material

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Rio-Carb applies benefits of CrC to its pipe range

In addition to liner plates, wear specialist solutions provider Rio-Carb also manufactures a range o

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ISO 9001 Quality Assurance accreditation

Rio-Carb has achieved ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance accreditation as part of an ongoing process to

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360 solutions

Find out more about our 360 solutions that we offer at Rio Carb!

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RC Pipes

We offer large to small diameter long lasting pipes. Get the full facts here!

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Established

With over 34 years of experience in the industry, Rio-Carb has established a strong presence.

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Impact Plates

Protect chutes, conveying areas, slides and much more against high impact areas!

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Heat Proof

Withstands heat up to 600°C

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Cost Effective

Cost Effective. Cuts downtime costs