• Plibrico Refractory Construction - Midwest Operations

Plibrico Refractory Construction –
Midwest Operations

1729 S. Lincoln Avenue
Salem, OH 44460

(330) 337-0573

Refractory Installation Services

Plibrico’s Midwest Operations offer complete turnkey refractory installation services. Our experienced project managers are on-call to consult with you on your unique installation. We provide free inspections and prompt quotations; 24-hour emergency service is available.

  • Shotcrete and Castable Pumping
  • Refractory Demolition
  • Gunite
  • Plastic Gunning (HyRATE®)
  • Expert Firebrick Laying
  • Injectable Hot Spot Repairs
  • Plastic Ramming
  • Ceramic Fiber Installations
  • Grouting
  • Project Planning and Management
  • Castable Forming and Pouring
  • Furnace Door Refurbishment

Structural and Mechanical Services

Structural Service

  • Furnace Door Fabrication and Repair
  • Walkway & Handrail Fabrication & Repair
  • Furnace Car Fabrication and Repair
  • Ladle Lid Repair and Fabrication
  • Structural Steel Repairs
Mechanical Services

  • Furnace Door and Car Drive Repair
  • Exhaust Duct Fabrication, Repair and Installation
  • Equipment Upgrades and Installation
  • Plant Maintenance

Our Team

ed

Ed Christian

General Manager
Cell: (412) 389-0895
E-mail: EChristian@Plibrico.com

ray

Ray Gayetsky

Project Manager
Cell: (330) 509-8070
E-mail: RGayetsky@Plibrico.com

bernie

Bernie Rusinko

Project Manager
Cell: (724) 730-5144
E-mail: BRusinko@Plibrico.com

george

George Starkey

Construction Manager
Cell: (330) 550-8535
E-mail: GStarkey@Plibrico.com

paul

Paul Jasinski

Mechanical/Structural Manager
Cell: (724) 561-4901
E-mail: PJasinski@Plibrico.com

132 combined years of refractory experience!

Refractory Products

Our fleet of dedicated trucks provides prompt local delivery of our complete line of in-stock refractory products.

  • Castables
  • Insulating Firebrick
  • Plastics
  • Metallic and Ceramic Refractory Anchors
  • Firebrick
  • Ceramic Fiber and Insulating Board Products
  • Service Mixes

Our Team

ed

Ed Christian

General Manager
Cell: (412) 389-0895
E-mail: EChristian@Plibrico.com

ray

Ray Gayetsky

Project Manager
Cell: (330) 509-8070
E-mail: RGayetsky@Plibrico.com

bernie

Bernie Rusinko

Project Manager
Cell: (724) 730-5144
E-mail: BRusinko@Plibrico.com

george

George Starkey

Construction Manager
Cell: (330) 550-8535
E-mail: GStarkey@Plibrico.com

paul

Paul Jasinski

Mechanical/Structural Manager
Cell: (724) 561-4901
E-mail: PJasinski@Plibrico.com

132 combined years of refractory experience!

Custom-Engineered Precast Refractory Shapes

Plibrico’s Midwest Operations team is your solutions provider for quality, custom-engineered precast shapes. Formed to your exact specifications, our Redi-Shapes precast shapes are ready to install to reduce downtime and achieve lower repair costs. Our Redi-Shapes precast shapes are manufactured, cured and baked-out in our controlled conditions to optimize refractory properties and service performance.

Our custom-engineered precast shapes manufacturing capabilities include:

  • Lintels
  • Aluminum Troughs
  • Door Jambs
  • Dry Skid Block
  • Door Sills and Ramps
  • Wall and Roof Panels
  • Hearth Block
  • Burner Block

View Redi-Shape Sell Sheet (PDF)

Replacement Tile Kits for Cleaver-Brooks Boilers
Plibrico Midwest Operations also offers aftermarket replacement tile kits for Cleaver-Brooks package boilers. Backed by our expertise in precast shape manufacturing, the Midwest Operations team is well-positioned to provide high-quality replacement tile kits that are designed and manufactured for a true fit.

View Cleaver-Brooks Replacement Tile Kits Sell Sheet (PDF)

Our Team

ed

Ed Christian

General Manager
Cell: (412) 389-0895
E-mail: EChristian@Plibrico.com

ray

Ray Gayetsky

Project Manager
Cell: (330) 509-8070
E-mail: RGayetsky@Plibrico.com

bernie

Bernie Rusinko

Project Manager
Cell: (724) 730-5144
E-mail: BRusinko@Plibrico.com

george

George Starkey

Construction Manager
Cell: (330) 550-8535
E-mail: GStarkey@Plibrico.com

paul

Paul Jasinski

Mechanical/Structural Manager
Cell: (724) 561-4901
E-mail: PJasinski@Plibrico.com

132 combined years of refractory experience!

Major Industries Served

Plibrico’s Midwest Operations provide refractory installation expertise in a variety of industries, including:

  • Steel
  • Boilers (all types)
  • Aluminum and Non-ferrous Metals
  • Incinerators (all types)
  • Minerals Processing

Our Team

ed

Ed Christian

General Manager
Cell: (412) 389-0895
E-mail: EChristian@Plibrico.com

ray

Ray Gayetsky

Project Manager
Cell: (330) 509-8070
E-mail: RGayetsky@Plibrico.com

bernie

Bernie Rusinko

Project Manager
Cell: (724) 730-5144
E-mail: BRusinko@Plibrico.com

george

George Starkey

Construction Manager
Cell: (330) 550-8535
E-mail: GStarkey@Plibrico.com

paul

Paul Jasinski

Mechanical/Structural Manager
Cell: (724) 561-4901
E-mail: PJasinski@Plibrico.com

132 combined years of refractory experience!

  • 32,000 sq. ft. facility including:
    • 6,000 sq. ft. Redi-Shapes® manufacturing facility
    • 15,000 sq. ft. in-house refractory installation capabilities
    • 9,000 sq. ft. warehouse
  • Two crane bays with one 10-ton and two 5-ton cranes
  • Two 3″ and two 4″ refractory pumps
  • Refractory bake-out furnace

Our Team

ed

Ed Christian

General Manager
Cell: (412) 389-0895
E-mail: EChristian@Plibrico.com

ray

Ray Gayetsky

Project Manager
Cell: (330) 509-8070
E-mail: RGayetsky@Plibrico.com

bernie

Bernie Rusinko

Project Manager
Cell: (724) 730-5144
E-mail: BRusinko@Plibrico.com

george

George Starkey

Construction Manager
Cell: (330) 550-8535
E-mail: GStarkey@Plibrico.com

paul

Paul Jasinski

Mechanical/Structural Manager
Cell: (724) 561-4901
E-mail: PJasinski@Plibrico.com

132 combined years of refractory experience!

  • Plibrico® Plastic Refractories

    Clay/Air Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®Super F AB 58% 1595F / 2900C SDS
    Plibrico®60 AB 58% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®80 AB 78% 3200F / 1760C SDS
    Plibrico®90 AB 90% 3400F / 1871C SDS

    Phosphate Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®55 S 54% 3000F / 1648C SDS
    Plibrico®68 S 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®68 SA 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®85 S Special 83% 3300F / 1815C SDS
    Plibrico®90 S 90% 3400F / 1870C SDS
    Plibrico®SiC 80 (80% SiC) 2700F / 1480C SDS

    (fine grain – soft)

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico®SR 68 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico®SR 85 83% 3300F / 1815C SDS
    Plibrico®SR 90 88% 3400F / 1870C SDS

    Plibrico HyRATE® Plastic Refractories – Gunning Grade

    Clay/Air Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®Super F AB 43% 2900F / 1595C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®60 AB 60% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®80 AB 78% 3200F / 1760C SDS

    Phosphate Bond

    Product Name %Al2O3 Service Limit SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®68 S 68% 3100F / 1705C SDS
    Plibrico HyRATE®85 S Special 84% 3300F / 1815C SDS