ANH Refractories files reorganization plan

ANH Refractories Company and its affiliated operating companies, A.P. Green Refractories Company, North American Refractories Company and Harbison-Walker Refractories Company, filed their First Amende…

ANH Refractories Company and its affiliated operating companies, A.P. Green Refractories Company, North American Refractories Company and Harbison-Walker Refractories Company, filed their First Amended Plans of Reorganization on 15 September 2005. The next step in the process is for the Bankruptcy Court to determine that the reorganization plans meet applicable legal requirements. Thereafter, ANH will solicit votes for the plans from interested parties. CEO Guenter Karhut said the plans provide a fair and balanced treatment for all interested parties, and the companies looked forward to the solicitation and confirmation process, emerging from their Chapter 11 reorganization and continuing to be a leading provider of refractory products and services to their loyal customer base. ANH Refractories Company is a family of companies that sells and services under the trade, service and brand names: A.P. Green, North American Refractories Company and Harbison-Walker. The businesses provide refractory products and services for high- temperature applications.