ACerS student tour at MS&T17; Registration deadline extended | The American Ceramic Society

ACerS student tour at MS&T17; Registration deadline extended

Students have the opportunity to visit HarbisonWalker International (HWI) Advanced Technology and Research Center in Pittsburgh, Pa, USA, on Monday, October 9, 2017, from 12:30 to 5 p.m., during MS&T17.

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.

The visit will include an overview of the HWI organization, products and the markets they serve, and a tour of the Advanced Technology and Research Center.

Registration deadline has been extended to Monday, October 2, 2017. Space is limited and registration is on a first come, first served basis.  If you have question, contact Tricia Freshour. The tour is organized by ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA).