Utah Refractories Corp.

2200, North 1200 West, Lehi
Telephone +1 412 851-2430
Fax +1 412 851-2425


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Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Glass production/Production Technology
  • 01.02  Auxiliary and operating materials
  • 01.02.01  Refractories


Our products

Product category: Refractories

Coke Oven

Serving the coke oven industry with GREFCO CO silica brick and Special C.O. Cement silica mortarUtah Refractories products have proven reliability.

With 100% inspection for coke oven shapes, Utah maintains outstanding dimensional tolerances and adjusts production runs to fit the installation requirements to keep your installation on schedule. Each coke oven’s unique dimensional requirements can be met with Utah’s inventory of over 30,000 molds and in house mold shop.

GREFCO silica bricks

Applications: Pusher Walls, Coke Walls, Through Walls, Flu Walls, Gas Nozzles
Benefits: Volume Stability, Excellent Resistance to Spalling, Outstanding Dimensional Tolerances, Hand-formed Complex Shapes, 100% Inspection
SPECIAL C.O. CEMENT silica mortar

A high quality, silica mortar providing excellent workability.

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Product category: Refractories


Serving the primary glass industry with Gen-Silsilica brick, Gen-Sil Lite insulating silica brick andGen-Sil Bond silica mortar, the products of Utah Refractories are used worldwide.

Quality begins with high purity quartzite rock from the Utah Refractories mines. Manufacturing at 4,500 feet above sea level and utilizing ten periodic kilns produce brick with very low apparent specific gravity. Wedges can be gauged and color coded to ensure tight joints. Jumbo wedges are offered to minimize joints.

Gen-Sil A.S.T.M. Type "A" silica brick

Applications: Melter and Refiner Crowns, Regenerators, Superstructures
Benefits: Excellent Resistance to Alkali Vapor Attack, Excellent Load Bearing Properties, Excellent Resistance to Hot Load Deformation, A flux Factor of Less than 0.5 Percent, Volume Stability when held at High Temperatures
Gen-Sil Lite insulating silica brick

Featuring very low thermal conductivity, Gen-Sil Lite provides superior crown insulation.

Gen-Sil Bond dry heat set silica mortar

A high quality heat setting mortar, Gen-SilBond is ideal for use with silica brick.

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About us

Company details

Owners Ray Worthen and Dennis Williams operate Utah Refractories Corp. as an independent refractory manufacturer. They strive to ensure that all of their customers receive:

Quality, One Brick at a Time.

Silica brick grades are A.S.T.M. Type "A", designed for primary glass melting tanks.

Silica brick grades are designed for coke ovens and other industrial applications.

Quality begins with high purity quartzite rock from company owned mines.

Manufacturing at 4,500 feet above sea level and utilizing ten periodic kilns produces volume stable brick with very low residual quartz.

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