History of Mathios Refractories S.A. – Notable dates of our growth
MATHIOS REFRACTORIES S.A. is founded by Dimitris Mathios as leading refractory & anti acid construction Company.
Expansion of activities in the production and trade of refractory and insulating materials.
MATHIOS is a key player in the big industrialization of Greece, building almost all refractory projects and setting up refractory and insulation material productions.
The new management of the Company is leading it towards increased development and modernization.
MATHIOS celebrates 100 years of operation.
MATHIOS REFRACTORIES S.A. establishes affiliate BAU MARKET which runs the retail stores chain of Mathios products.
MATHIOS is making a dynamic entry in the building material industry with its pioneering stone veneer products and a selection of modern architectural material.
MATHIOS REFRACTORIES S.A. is listed at the Athens Stock of Exchange.
Mathios becomes an international group with the establishment of the affiliated Company in Germany, MATHIOS GmbH located in Bochum.
International expansion is continuing with the establishment of the affiliated Company in Sofia, Bulgaria; under the name MATHIOS A.D.
Mathios takes control of IDEAL REFRACTORIES S.A. and unifies the production of refractory materials.
Modernization of IDEAL REFRACTORIES S.A. with new furnaces and production facilities increases capacity and efficiency.
Establishment of new production plant of MATHIOS stone veneer in Bulgaria.
Mathios Refractories S.A. assumes fully its international profile with exports surpassing 50% of its turnover.
Mathios Refractories S.A. receives 2 awards for its international and industrial performance:
Greek Export Awards: GOLD AWARD – ΤOP INDUSTRIAL COMPANY.
Greek Export Awards: BEST INTERNATIONAL MARKET COMPANY.
Notable Projects by Mathios Refractories S.A. in the last decade
2008 – 2010
Engineering – Supplying of the refractory materials – Installation of the MARITZA Power Plant (2×360 MW) Bulgaria. Collaboration with ALSTOM
2010 – 2011
Engineering – Supplying of the refractory materials – Installation (EPI – Turnkey project) of the Power Plant DATTELN (Germany) in collaboration with HITACHI S.A. (1×1100 MW)
2010 – 2012
Modernization of the Refinery of HEL.PE. In Greece
Lining of new Static Kiln for the calcinations of Alumina at the Aluminium of Greece
2016 – 2017
Engineering – Supplying of the refractory materials – Installation of the SYN 120 Shaft Lime Kiln of 600TpD in Algeria. Collaboration with QUALICAL