Metals March – Aluminum

Mar 19, 2021 / Podcast

For part three of this five part series of refractories for ferrous and non-ferrous metals industries, Marc Palmisiano returns to High Temperature Times™ to share his insight into the aluminum industry. As a global pandemic changed the face of aluminum production, HarbisonWalker International stepped up to assist production plants as they reactivated idled lines and built entire turnkey smelters using HWI’s readily available refractory solutions. HWI is a global leader in aluminum production and in developing refractory solutions to help aluminum producers work harder for longer. For more information about the aluminum industry, reach out to our technical marketing team.

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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.




HarbisonWalker International manufactures a variety of mortars for a wide range of applications, service conditions, and purposes.

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