Plibrico Company, LLC announced the appointment of E.J. Bartells Company to Plibrico’s exclusive network of refractory contractors. With headquarters in Renton, Wash., E.J. Bartells is a provider of refractory products and installation services, and will be the exclusive Plibrico PliPartner for Washington, Oregon, Colorado, and Alaska, where E.J. Bartells has established sales offices and warehouses.
“Founded in 1923, E.J. Bartells brings decades of refractory material and installation expertise to our network of exclusive partners,” said James Eckert, president of Plibrico. “We are honored to have them join our PliPartner network of refractory contractors. Their range of experience—from small furnace repair to multi-million dollar refinery turnarounds—will be a valuable addition to our organization. The synergy created from this partnership will benefit many of our customers in the Pacific Northwest.”
Plibrico is a leading manufacturer and installer of superior aluminosilicate and high alumina monolithic refractories used in a variety of demanding thermal applications. For almost a century, Plibrico has focused on the research and development of complete turnkey refractory solutions. Based in Chicago, Plibrico has refractory construction contractors located throughout the United States, and supplies refractory materials worldwide through our group of distributors and exporters.