HarbisonWalker scaling up US refractories output to meet higher steel demand
May 7, 2019 – Pittsburgh — As steelmakers undertake a wave of expansion and investment in the US, refractory products supplier HarbisonWalker International plans to increase its own capacity by 25% this year to support the greater demand from domestic steelmakers, HarbisonWalker CEO Carol Jackson said Monday.
About HarbisonWalker International
With more than 150 years of industry leadership, HarbisonWalker International (HWI) is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company’s international network spans North America, Europe, and Asia, with 19 manufacturing plants, 30 global sourcing centers, and technology facilities in both the United States and China. 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.