Downstream Exhibition & Conference, Houston, TX

June 11-12, 2020
The Downstream Exhibition & Conference is positioned at the forefront of the booming Downstream industry in North America.  This industry leading event is regarded as the most significant meeting place for Downstream Capital Project, Engineering, Maintenance, Reliability & Turnaround professionals, and once again, HWI’s Stephen Karns, application leader dedicated to the refineries & petrochemical markets, will be exhibiting and participating in the conference.

Glassman Asia 2020, Seoul, South Korea

New Date: June 15-16, 2020
This international exhibition and conference draws upon the unrivaled knowledge of industry professionals to create an event for attendees to discuss, debate, and discover the latest innovations within glass manufacturing. HarbisonWalker International is finalizing plans to once again exhibit at this incredible global tradeshow. Gerhard Schmitt, manager of technology & sales, will be present, highlighting how our dedicated glass application specialists build custom solutions, trouble-shoot issues and bring added value to our customers. Visit us in Booth B12

AISTech | Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition, Cleveland, OH

New Date: August 31 – September 1, 2020
Steel’s Premier Technology Event will be held at the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland and will feature technologies from all over the world that help steel producers to compete more effectively in today’s global market. AISTech is a can’t-miss event for anyone involved at any level of today’s steel marketplace, providing perspective on the technology and engineering expertise necessary to power a sustainable steel industry. The HWI team will be exhibiting in Booth 2419. HarbisonWalker International has been keeping the iron and steel industry moving for more than 150 years. We are one of the largest suppliers of refractories to the US iron and steel industry, and have the largest field presence in the US. We are extremely proud of our Value-Added Service (VAS) team, which can provide a wide range of support, from simple consultation to on-site installation service.

ALUMINIUM 2020, Dusseldorf, Germany

October 6-8, 2020
Aluminium is the world’s leading trade show and B2B platform for the aluminum industry and it’s main applications. It is the must-attend event for the aluminium industry, and a powerful sourcing platform for uniting producers, processors, and also end-consumers as well as technology suppliers.
ALUMINIUM is showcasing international innovations from the entire value chain, and HarbisonWalker International is excited to participate this year at Booth 10n13. HWI has been serving the aluminum industry for over half a century, and today is one of the top refractory suppliers to the world’s largest aluminum producers. Members of HWI Europe will be on hand to discuss how we design custom solutions, manage inventory, and offer dedicated testing to our clients. Our partnerships result in energy savings, increased campaign life, and efficiency within the plant. For more information, reach out to Erik Bachman, managing director Europe and ME, or Helen Kyriakis, senior application specialist dedicated to the secondary aluminum and copper markets.

81st Conference on Glass Problems (GPC), Columbus, OH

October 26-29, 2020
GPC is the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracting glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions. Co-organized by the Glass Manufacturing Industry Council (GMIC) and Alfred University, GPC is devoted to the technical issues facing professionals responsible for the successful operations of glass manufacturing companies. Multiple members of the HWI sales and marketing teams will be hosting customers throughout the conference at our nightly hospitality suite, HB11, in the Hilton Columbus Downtown hotel.

Glassman Latin America, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico

New Date: November 18-19, 2020
Mexico is the world’s hub of container glassmaking. The Central American country’s glassmaking sector is thriving thanks to its rich cultural heritage, strategic location and accessible international policies. Mexico is home to an array of domestic manufacturers as well as global organisations such as O-I and Heineken. The world’s largest container glass plant is located in Mexico in Piedras Negras on the US Border. HarbisonWalker International operates an impressive monolithics refractories plant right down the road, and is excited at the opportunity to meet industry professionals, discuss product offerings, and highlight the multitude of capabilities of our local plant. Francisco Leon, senior sales agent for HWI, will be on hand in Booth C25

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