Specializing in Combustion Services

to the Steel and Aluminum Industries

GDIncorporated Services

Services Offered by GDI

Burners and burner systems are designed and manufactured for the specific and unique needs of each client.

Small quantities of maintenance and replacement parts - gaskets, spark igniters, burner tiles, etc., are kept in stock for quick response to customer needs.

We own the molds necessary to carry out repairs of regenerative burners and regenerators manufactured in the US.

  • Maintenance on an emergency call-out basis
  • Maintenance as part of a planned preventative maintenance contract
  • Analysis, setting-up, and the monitoring of furnaces
  • Burner fault finding and repair
  • Recommissioning combustion systems
  • Thermal audits and energy analyses
  • Temperature uniformity surveys
  • Furnace surveys and combustion training
  • Safety audits
  • Purchase of used Hotwork CT burners

Combustion System Design Offered by GDI

GDI traces its history back to the early days of Hotwork when Gordon Dickinson began his career in 1969 as a combustion engineer. Gordon emigrated from the United Kingdom to the United States in 1989 bringing his years of experience and expertise to the US and eventually to California and GDI in 2011.

GDI specializes in combustion system design for:

  • Steel processing, heat treatment and forging
  • Aluminum cell preheating
  • Secondary aluminum processing recycled metal
  • Ladle, tundish and vessel refractory curing and preheating