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TFL provides refractory products and related services to refractory users in many industries, including power generation, steel, aluminum, lumber, pulp and paper, minerals processing and industrial furnaces. We specialize in design and manufacture of custom precast refractory shapes for virtually any application. Our facilities include custom mold-making capabilities, fully automated mixing equipment, and two large furnaces for controlled firing of our shapes.

TFL Precast Refractory Shapes

REDI-SHAPE™ Precast Refractory Shapes

TFL is a leader in designing and manufacturing precast refractory shapes. With our REDI-SHAPE™ product line, we provide expertise in developing applications for precast shapes and can custom-design a shape system to meet your exact specifications in your unique application.

TFL Plibrico Refractories

Plibrico Refractories

TFL is a major distributor for Plibrico Company, a leading manufacturer of superior monolithic refractory materials used in a variety of demanding thermal applications.  For over a century, Plibrico has led our industry in the development of refractory materials technology.

Refractory Materials

Other Refractory Materials

TFL offers a wide range of in-stock refractory materials for your emergency needs. In addition to our large inventory of Plibrico monolithic refractories, we also maintain other inventory items. Click the button below for a full list.

TFL Refractory Anchors

Refractory Anchors

TFL is a premier supplier of refractory anchors. Whether you are looking for a common steer-horn V-anchor, threaded studs, wall support plates, ceramic refractory anchor assembly, or custom-designed refractory anchors, TFL can assist you in choosing the correct anchor for your unique refractory installation.

Superior Refractory Materials & Precast Shapes

Our ability to offer more than just “a bag of refractory” has contributed to our success over the years. We assist our clients in solving their refractory lining problems with solutions based on technical reasoning and sound engineering practices.


The Many Uses of Refractory Ceramic Fiber

Refractory ceramic fiber products have become invaluable in businesses that require operations and manufacturing processes that generate extremely high temperatures. They’re used both in direct contact with fire, and as insulation to retain heat in one place. [bctt...

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Your Guide to Full and Partial Refractory Relining

With the reinvigoration of the manufacturing industry around the country comes the need to renovate long-shuttered industrial furnaces. Whether your facility needs a full or partial relining will depend on several factors, including the extent of damage and the...

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Monolithic Refractory Installation: A Break Down

Monolithic refractories are loose materials, often powders, that can be used to form a smooth lining. Various methods are used to install monolithic refractories, such as casting, gunniting, spraying, and slinging. [bctt tweet="Monolithic refractories are known for...

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