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Discover Our Site – ATRC

Oct 16, 2023 / Discover Our Site

The Calderys Group publishes a series of videos highlighting different sites throughout our expanded global footprint. We’re excited to show you the first of the HWI sites – our advanced technology and research center (ATRC) located in West Mifflin, PA. North America’s largest refractory research and development center, the ATRC has been operating since 1958. Used for learning and testing, it houses 35 research and development experts who work directly with our customers to design, test, and trial new products.

Our ATRC has recently been recognized by the World Refractories Association (WRA) for its outstanding safety performance. Click here to discover more about our site.

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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