The GDS design Dams guarantee a good sealing in the launder, an easy maintenance and good reliability during the process.
The dams can be applied in the wide range of launder dimension. The standard actuator is pneumatic and equipped of switches for the dam position control.
It is commonly applied in DC Casting for a good start-up or in the continuous casting for changing the metal flow direction.
The GDS Dams are very reliable for metal flow stop in case of emergency, where a fast stop of the flow is required.