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More Understanding is Needed About the Critical Role of Refractories

Oct 03, 2020 / In the News

Carol Jackson, Chairman and CEO of HarbisonWalker International, has begun her two-year term presidency of the World Refractories Association in January 2020. She succeeds Stefan Borgas, CEO of RHI Magnesita, who has led the organization since January 2018. In an interview with the Interceram she talks about the environmental responsibility of the refractories industry and the role of refractories as an essential industry – especially in view of the current crisis.

Read the full interview here.

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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