The Hidden Industry and You

Apr 19, 2021 / Podcast

As outlined in a great video by the World Refractory Association, the world as we know it wouldn’t be possible without the refractory industry, sometimes referred to as the hidden industry. This episode of High Temperature Times™ looks at a few applications where you wouldn’t expect refractory to be required, applications like sugar mills, burn buildings, and fertilizer production. So next time you’re out for a stroll or enjoying your favorite activity, think about how the hidden industry has made it possible.

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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.



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