RHI AG

RHI AG

Previous company name
RADEX-HERAKLITH INDUSTRIEBETEILIGUNGS-AG
Name change date
1/1/2001
Company Overview
RHI AG is a public holding company engaged in the manufacture of refractory products, insulating and waterproofing materials, and the provision of engineering services. The Company has its corporate headquarters in Vienna, Austria. It is formerly known as Radex-Heraklith Industriebeteiligungs-AG until January of 2001.
RHI AG is the leading manufacturer worldwide of fireproof products. The Company’s core division, RHI Refractories, is the global market and technology leader in refractories. RHI Refractories specializes in the production and distribution of ceramic fire-resistant products, which are indispensable for all industrial high-temperature processes. RHI Refractories manufactures at 27 locations worldwide – 18 of these in Europe. The latter’s brands, products and innovative refractories systems are used in all industrial high-temperature production processes. The key customers for the products, systems and services are the iron and steel, cement, lime, glass, energy and chemical industries. Furthermore, the customers within the specific fields of specialty ceramics, kiln furniture and raw materials are served by RHI Refractories.
The Company aims to add value to the process of its customers by achieving the best price/performance ratio with its refractory systems solutions. It has 130 production and services locations spanning five continents. It has production facilities and sales offices in Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, The United Kingdom, and South Africa. The Company also has sales offices in Brazil, Chile, China, India, Mexico, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, and Venezuela.
Business Summary
The Company’s activities are production, sale and lining of non-substitutable refractory products, which are indispensable for all industrial high-temperature processes. The Company operates through three divisions included Steel; Industrial and Production, Raw Materials and others. The industrial division is the supplier to the cement, lime, glass, non-ferrous metals, environment, energy and chemical sectors. The raw materials, production and other division covers the value-added activities of the Company’s mining, raw material and production operations, which are supplied primarily to the steel and industrial segments. The Company operates in Austria, Rest of Europe, Other Europe, North and South America, Asia-Pacific and Africa.
Description and history
The Company is mainly engaged in the production, sale and lining of non-substitutable refractory products, which are indispensable for all industrial high-temperature processes.The key customers for the products, systems and services are the iron & steel, cement, lime, glass, nonferrous metals, environment, energy and chemical industries. The Company’s shares were listed on Vienna Stock Exchange on October 7, 1987, under the symbol RHI. The Company is headquartered in Vienna, Austria.

Formerly known as Radex-Heraklith Industriebeteiligungs-AG

Description in German
Die RHI AG ist ein weltweit tatiger Industriekonzern mit 130 Produktions-
und Dienstleistungsstandorten auf funf Kontinenten.
Im zentralen Geschaftsbereich Feuerfest ist RHI Refractories globaler Markt- und Technologiefuhrer.
Weltweit anerkannte Produkte und innovative Feuerfest-Gesamtlosungen von RHI Refractories kommen bei allen industriellen Hochtemperatur-Produktionsprozessen zum Einsatz.
Der Konzern zahlt zudem zu Europas fuhrenden Anbietern am Dammstoffmarkt.
RHI Aktien sind zum amtlichen Handel an der Wiener Borse (ATX) und der Frankfurter Wertpapierborse zugelassen.
08/26/2002 jm
Business Line
Engaged in the manufacture of refractory products, insulating and waterproofing materials, and the provision of engineering services
Subsidiary
“VEITSCH-RADEX” VERTRIEBSGESELLSCHAFT M.B.H.
Advisor
DELOITTE AUDIT WIRTSCHAFTSPRЬFUNGS GMBH
IPO date
7/10/1987
US SIC Code
3297
Company Address
Wienerbergstrasse 11

City province or state postal code
1100, WIEN
Phone: +43 50 213 0
Fax: +43 50 213 6213
Country address: AUSTRIA
Website url: www.rhi-ag.com