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ARC Performs Hot Rebuild of Exhaust Stack for Knauf

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LANETTE, AL | This project was, as most hot repair projects tend to be, a challenge to our ability to install a closure of the main exhaust stack, tear down that structure, replace all the refractory from the bottom to the transition to the steel exhaust stack out of the...
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ARC Responds to Two Emergency Calls for Assistance for Fiberglass Client

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SPOTLIGHT | As has been our commitment to our customers, ARC responded to two emergency calls for assistance from one of our fiberglass clients. These instances were created by unforeseen circumstances and both were in different locations (states). ARC responded with a...
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ARC Installs Refractory Overcoat to Throat Cover Blocks at Holophane

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TOLEDO, OHIO | The furnace at Holophane had developed a worn throat over time. ARC was hired to provide and install a refractory overcoat for the cover blocks in the throat. The refractory was located and cut to fit by RMS in Butler, PA and the hot installation was accomplished...
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ARC Performs Emergency Repair of Fiberglass Furnace at Knauf Insulation

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ALBION, MICHIGAN | Continuing the relationship with Knauf Insulation, ARC responded to a critical situation at the Knauf plant in Albion, Michigan, requiring an emergency repair of the fiberglass furnace. ■ We contacted Allstates Refractory Contractors after a power outage. The...
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ARC Replaces Oven Floor at Johns Manville Defiance Plant

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DEFIANCE, OHIO | Working with the dynamic group at Genesys, ARC demolished and replaced the oven floor at the Johns Manville plant in Defiance, Ohio. ■
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ARC Performs a Major Build of Redesigned Fiberglass Production Line at Knauf Insulation

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INWOOD, WEST VIRGINIA | ARC is performs a major build of a redesigned fiberglass production line at Knauf Insulation in Inwood, WV. Rick Smith, VP Operations, leads the project with a crew of 26 along with a team of subcontractors. The project is expected to span 5 months,...
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ARC Completes Major Rebuild For Pilkington, North America

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ROSSFORD OHIO | Allstates Refractory Contractors is proud to announce the completion of a major rebuild at Pilkington, North America located in Rossford, Ohio. The multi-million dollar project began in June 2016 and ended with the completion and startup of an oxy-fuel fired...
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