Plibrico Company LLC welcomed Shamus Crean to the Plibrico Refractory Materials Division sales team as area sales manager. Crean has a bachelor’s degree in ceramic engineering. 

“We are pleased to have Shamus join our Plibrico team of refractory specialists,” says James Eckert, Plibrico Company president. “Shamus has acquired many technical skills in ceramics processing including forming techniques, thermal analysis and testing procedures. His knowledge of refractory technology will be a valuable asset to our customers.” 

In addition to his ceramic engineering degree from Alfred University in New York, Crean held a position with PCC Airfoils Ceramics Group as a new product innovation engineer. He was instrumental in the development of a revolutionary process of manufacturing ceramic turbine cores for the aerospace industry. 

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Plibrico Company LLC is a manufacturer and installer of aluminosilicate and high alumina monolithic refractories used in a variety of thermal applications. For almost a century, Plibrico has focused on the research and development of complete turnkey refractory solutions. Headquartered in Chicago, Ill., Plibrico has refractory construction contractors located throughout the United States, and supplies refractory materials worldwide.

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