Blasch Precision Ceramics and Allied Mineral Products Enter into Exclusive Distributor Agreement

Albany, NY – August 15, 2017

Blasch Precision Ceramics of Albany, NY has entered into an agreement with Allied Mineral Products of Columbus, OH, naming Allied the exclusive distributor of the Blasch engineered CeraLoop™ Channel Furnace Lining for use in the zinc, galvanized alloys, brass and bronze markets worldwide.

Blasch manufactures ceramic components for the Molten Metal industry including the Powder/Atomizing and Alloy Production markets. The CeraLoop Channel Furnace Lining is a perfect example of Blasch’s engineering and material capability, proving that Blasch can customize and engineer its products to fit anyone’s specific process needs.

Blasch and Allied have had a relationship for approximately 20 years, working together at different capacities within the Molten Metal industry. Blasch’s CeraLoop Channel Furnace Lining is a single component that will be added into Allied’s inductor technology systems and sold together as a complete system.

“By bringing together Blasch’s engineered, complex shape making technology and Allied’s product application expertise, we will now be able to offer a complete system to allow customers to attain better performance in their channel induction furnace inductors,” stated Jack Parrish, Blasch President and COO.

“Both Blasch and Allied operate on the leading edge of industrial ceramics technology in their respective fields of expertise. This strategic partnership, in this very critical application, has the opportunity to provide a unique and comprehensive solution to our customers,” stated John S. Halsted, Jr. Executive Vice President International.


Since its founding more than 50 years ago, Allied Mineral Products has grown into a global company and leading producer of monolithic refractory products, serving multiple industries with a commitment to providing exceptional service and top quality refractories and precast shapes. Allied’s innovative product solutions are backed by their expert research and engineering teams. Their unique product testing and engineered design solutions, and an active new product development program, allows them to meet the unique needs of each customer. For additional information about Allied Mineral Products, please visit

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