The Refractories Engineer is the official journal of the Institute of Refractories Engineers (IRE). Packed full of the latest news, technology features and industry insights, it’s been inspiring refractory professionals since 1972. Please download our media pack for editorial and pricing information. The Institute of Refractories Engineers is a not-for-profit trade association that helps its members to access the science, technology and skills they need to excel in the refractory industry.
For 60 years, IRE has been a forum for professionals in refractories and related industries. If you design, manufacture, sell, install or study refractories, the IRE offers you guidance, and a supporting professional partner to help you excel in your business endeavours. The IRE is a global community with members in over 40 countries. Almost 40 per cent of our members are located outside the UK, in places as far afield as Australia.
As the official mouthpiece of the IRE and a global reference source, The Refractories Engineer helps to keep members and the wider industry up to date on the latest developments in refractories’ engineering and technology. Published as a bi-monthly printed journal (and supported with digital resources), The Refractories Engineer provides its readership with in-depth insights into the industry and offers a “go to” read for anyone working in the refractory sector.