Canadian Manufacturing

Kingston Refractory establishes permanent office in Quebec

The company has also appointed Andrew Wojciechowski, P. Eng, as its operations director.

September 17, 2021  by CM Staff

Photo Credit: CNW Group/Kingston Refractory Services

Refractory services provider Kingston Refractory has expanded into Quebec and appointed Andrew Wojciechowski, P. Eng, as its operations director.

In a Sept. 16 news release, officials with the Napanee, Ont.-based company announced the establishment of the Service Refractaire Quebec permanent office. “Quebec is a very important province for us, with significant industrial plants that we are able to service,” said John Taylor, Kingston Refractory’s founder and COO.  “[And] we are very excited with Andrew’s joining. He brings a wealth of experience in project management, construction, along with a strong understanding of the refractory industry.”

Wojciechowski has more than eight years of senior management experience, with his latest position being terminal manager at Lafarge Canada in Alberta. He will be leading Service Refractaire Quebec, based in Becancour, Que., and heading operations for all of Canada.

Kingston Refractory provides engineering, demolition, installation, clean up, anchor removal, anchor welding, pre-cast design and installation, material supply and inspection services.