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Manufacturing and installing refractories is the business of this company. Refractories are temperature and chemical-resistant ceramics used to line kilns and furnaces. The Sheffield-headquartered company sells its products to installers in the paper, steel, cement and power industries. Directors Trevor Staton and Julian Gray bought the operation in 2006 and have expanded in mainland Europe, Russia and Southeast Asia. International sales have increased by 61% a year, from £855,000 in 2007 to £2.2m in 2009.

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Company details
Year2011
Rank75
CompanySheffield Refractories
ActivityRefractory material manufacturer
LocationSheffield
2-yr av intl sales growth pa61.00%
International sales £000s2,217
Total sales £000s5,834
Staff51
Founded1976
Websitewww.sheffield-refractories.co.uk

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