Monthly Archives: May 2015

CM Furnaces Helping Solve the Nuclear Fuel Disposal Problem

The U.S. Department of Energy is working to immobilize excess plutonium at its Savannah River Site (SRS) as part of a two track approach for the disposition of weapons usable plutonium. The Plutonium Immobilization process involves the disposition of excess plutonium by incorporation into ceramic pucks. The ceramic pucks, after pressing, are roughly 3-1/2 inches in diameter by 1-3/8 inchesRead more ›

Welcome to CM Furnaces

Congratulations, you’ve landed at the CM furnaces blog. We hope it will be the first of many visits as we attempt to present our thoughts on furnaces, kilns, heating, cooling, manufacturing, made in the USA, and any other hot topics that strike our fancy…. But first, a little about us.  Since 1946 CM Furnaces has been breathing fire into hundredsRead more ›