A family run, leading refractory installation company

The family business, Markham Sheffield (Ltd) was originally established in 1947 with the need for expansion and diversification resulting in the formation of SHL Refractories (UK) Ltd in 1976. Since then SHL Refractories (UK) Ltd has become one of the leading refractory installation companies in the United Kingdom.

Success through experience, expertise and a reputation for quality

Our success is based on our expertise to manufacture, procure and install all types of refractory products for a wide range of applications and industries throughout the country. A full list of industries we serve can be found on our services page. Our activities cover all facets of refractory installation and associated services including:

  • Brickwork.
  • Ramming.
  • Casting.
  • Suspended Roof Construction.
  • Arch Construction.
  • Monolithic Construction.
  • Gunite Installation.
  • Refractory Drying.
  • Shot Blasting.

Effective nationwide response services from our centrally based location

From our U.K. central Nottinghamshire base at Carlton in Lindrick, Worksop, SHL Refractories (UK) Ltd are ideally located to offer quick, nationwide response services to customers throughout the country. This perfect location combined with our extensive modern offices, material storage and workshop facilities allow us to meet all client project needs and requirements, matter the scale or complexity.

By employing a highly experienced team of managers, engineers, supervisors and tradesmen (who are fully conversant with all aspects of refractory engineering) we are able to provide everything from the provision of labour for Managed Refractory Contracts, to installations on customer sites, along with the manufacture and installation of refractory projects in our own in-house workshop.

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In-House Workshop, fabrication, joinery and 25 tonne crane

SHL Refractories (UK) Ltd have the in-house workshop capabilities to cast Special Purpose Blocks, Shapes, Burner Quarls and large units such as Ladles, Tundishes & Chimney Sections. Even complete furnaces can be refractory lined in-house. We also provide on-site joinery facilities for the manufacture of moulds/formers and welding facilities anchors/steelworks and fabrication/repairs. Our workshop is completed with a 25 tonne crane and drying oven.

For more information on how we could be of service, please contact SHL Refractories (UK) Ltd. A member of our team is on hand to help and happy to talk with you and discuss your needs.

Telephone: 01909 731959

SHL Refractories - A family run, leading refractory installation company