Profile: Harsco Corp (HSC.N)
23 May 2017
Harsco Corporation, incorporated on February 28, 1956, is a provider of industrial services and engineered products serving global industries. The Company operates in three segments: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Industrial and Harsco Rail. The Harsco Metals & Minerals segment provides outsourced on-site services to the global metals industries in approximately 30 countries, with the operations focused in the United States, the United Kingdom, France and Brazil. The Harsco Industrial segment includes manufacturing businesses located principally in the United States. The Harsco Rail segment is a provider of equipment, after-market parts and services for the maintenance, repair and construction of railway track. The Company's principal lines of business include providing on-site services for material logistics, product quality improvement and resource recovery from iron, steel and metals manufacturing, as well as value added environmental solutions for industrial co-products; air-cooled heat exchangers; industrial grating and high-security fencing products; heat transfer products, and railway track maintenance services and equipment.
Harsco Metals & Minerals segment
The Harsco Metals & Minerals Segment is a provider of on-site services for material logistics and resource recovery from iron, steel and metals manufacturing. The Minerals business extracts metallic content from stainless steel by-products and also specializes in the development of minerals technologies for commercial applications, including agriculture fertilizers. The Minerals business also produces industrial abrasives and roofing granules from power-plant utility coal slag at various locations throughout the United States. Harsco Minerals' BLACK BEAUTY abrasives are used for industrial surface preparation, such as rust removal and cleaning of bridges, ship hulls and various structures. Roofing granules are sold to residential roofing shingle manufacturers, primarily for the replacement roofing market. Its customers include steel mills and asphalt roofing manufacturers. The Harsco Metals business, which is part of the Harsco Metals & Minerals segment, principally operates in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, and Leatherhead, United Kingdom.
Harsco Industrial segment
The Harsco Industrial segment's products include air-cooled heat exchangers, industrial grating, and fencing and boilers and water heaters. Its customers include industrial plants and the non-residential, commercial and public construction and retrofit markets; and the natural gas, natural gas processing and petrochemical industries. The Harsco Industrial segment includes the Harsco Industrial IKG, Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers and Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley businesses. Harsco Industrial IKG manufactures a line of industrial grating products and fencing products at several plants in the United States and international plants located in Mexico and China. Its products include a range of metal bar grating configurations, which are used in industrial flooring, as well as safety and security applications in the energy, paper, chemical, refining and processing industries. Harsco Industrial IKG also produces GrateGuard, a fencing solution for physical security. Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers is a supplier of manufactured air-cooled heat exchangers for natural gas, natural gas processing and petrochemical industries in the United States. Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers' heat exchangers are the primary apparatus used to condition natural gas during recovery, compression and transportation from underground reserves through the pipeline distribution channels. Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley is a manufacturer of heat transfer products, such as boilers and water heaters for commercial and institutional applications.
Harsco Rail segment
The Harsco Rail segment manufactures and sells railway track maintenance equipment produced primarily in the United States for customers throughout the world. In addition, the Company provides railway track maintenance services principally in the United States and the United Kingdom. Its equipment and services support private and government-owned railroads and urban transit systems around the world. Its rail products are produced in three countries and products and services are provided around the world.
350 Poplar Church Rd
CAMP HILL PA 17011-2521
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Harsco Corp forms JV for metal recovery and slag sales services in Turkey
- BRIEF-Harsco signs $60 mln mill services contract in Egypt
- BRIEF-Harsco reports Q4 GAAP loss per share $0.19 from continuing operations
- BRIEF-Harsco Corp announces multi-year contracts for steel mill services in China and Brazil
- BRIEF-Harsco lands contract expansion for steel mill services projected revenues of $50 million