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Refractories in Times of COVID-19

The continuous production of refractories is critical for the effectiveness and efficiency of the global industry’s supply chain.

Given the intensive processes that occur in the manufacture of refractories, it is of absolute importance to continue taking comprehensive steps within manufacturing facilities, such as respecting the recommended social distancing at refractory plants and optimizing the already high standards of industrial hygiene and safety, and personal protection equipment.

By following the COVID-19 related measures, we help to minimize risk, while still producing and delivering the refractory products that are vital to the world’s essential infrastructures.

How essential refractories are?

Thank you to the World Refractories Association (WRA) for sharing this content, and be sure to check out the recent video on their LinkedIn page.

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.

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