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South Point Progress

Mar 08, 2018 / HWI News

Work continues on schedule at our new South Point plant. Major construction is finishing up and equipment commissioning began this week. We are now ramping up for commercial operation to begin in March.

The first employees started in early January. Tom Roberts, the South Point plant manager recently said, “This team is full of talent that will drive our operations towards word class. I am honored and proud to lead our team and the most technologically advanced monolithic plant in North America.”

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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