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Meet HWI and Calderys at AISTech 2023!

Mar 29, 2023 / Events

Recently we announced that HarbisonWalker International (HWI) and Calderys have joined forces to create a leading world-class refractories solutions provider. Thanks to this combination, our customers worldwide will benefit from additional scale, access to new advanced technologies, and a long history of continuous innovation. We are excited to announce that we will be exhibiting together at AISTech 2023, Steel’s Premier Technology Event May 8 -11 in Detroit, Michigan.

Join us in Booth 2035 and discover our complementary and sustainable solutions! Meet with the combined team to discover our solutions related to refractories and steel casting fluxes, along with our services and installation equipment. We offer robotic installation in the melt shop and automatic flux feeding equipment at the caster.


About AISTech

AISTech is North America’s largest annual iron and steel technology conference and exposition. It provides a global perspective on today’s marketplace by featuring technologies from all over the world that help steelmakers to compete more effectively.

Every year, the steel industry’s premier technology event welcomes over 7,000 industry professionals from more than 40 countries: an audience representative of steel producers, suppliers, academia and students.

About HWI, a member of Calderys

HWI (HarbisonWalker International) is the largest supplier of refractory products and services in the United States, with a history that spans more than 150 years. Acquired in February 2023 by Platinum Equity, it is now part of Calderys and is the brand for the Americas region of the Group.

HWI counts 25 manufacturing sites and 20 global sourcing 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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