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Refractory Use in Launch Pad Solutions

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For over 60 years, HarbisonWalker International has been a pioneer in delivering refractory launch pad solutions to the space flight industry, starting with America’s first satellite Explorer 1 in 1958. Today, we continue to innovate with new refractory products and technology for aerospace launch pad and landing pad applications. Check out our space flight launch pad page with more information – and be sure to tune in to the special space edition of High Temperature Times™ – focusing on launch pad refractories- recently launched on iTunes, Google Play, and Spotify!

About HWI, A member of Calderys

HWI is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States, with a history that spans more than 150 years. It is part of Calderys and is the brand for the Americas region of the Group. HWI counts 25 manufacturing sites and 20 distribution centers in the Americas, as well as the largest refractory industry research facility in North America. Serving virtually every major industry that requires refractory solutions to enhance production and protect assets, HWI is consistently recognized for its talented experts, industry firsts, and intensely driven excellence.

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