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The People Behind the Refractories Industry: The Faces of Refractories.

Jan 26, 2021 / In the News, People

The first of a series of videos from the people who are actively involved and contributing to this fascinating, and sometimes overlooked industry, click here for a recent release from the World Refractories Association.

“I’m proud to be part of an industry that is foundational to the success of every other industry. It’s hard to conceive of a product that at some point in its manufacture didn’t see a refractory. That’s an inspiring thought!”

– Carol Jackson | Chairman & CEO of HarbisonWalker International & President of WRA

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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