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The Creepiest Topic in the Refractory Industry

This Halloween, grab an apple cider, nosh on some of your kid’s candy, and listen in to learn about the creepiest aspect of the refractory industry… creep. This episode, we talk about the science behind, the testing of, and some real world implications of creep in refractory materials. To handle the last point, HTT brings in Director of Application Technology Bryn Snow to talk about creep in glass tank crowns and Application Leader Stephen Karns to talk about creep in sulfur recovery units. To learn more about creep, creep testing, or any of the creep resistant products mentioned on the show, contact us at

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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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