One century of refractory expertise

At Höganäs Bjuf, we started producing refractory bricks in 1825, almost at the beginning of the Industrial Revolution.

Our production unit is still based in Bjuv, Sweden. We are a modern company with strong roots in Swedish industrial traditions, committed to exceptional quality, ongoing innovation and the highest professional standards.

History in brief

1797
Höganäs Stenkolsverk coal mining company founded
1825
First production of refractory bricks in Höganäs
1876
First brick production in Bjuv
1932
First tunnel kiln in operation in Bjuv
1998
Became a member of Borgestad Group in Norway
1998
Höganäs Bjuf Asia Pacific founded in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2008
Höganäs Bjuf Middle East founded in Nicosia, Cyprus
2016
Inauguration of the most modern refractory plant for monolithics in Bjuv

Vision & Objectives

Our vision “Setting new standards” means that we are setting the line. Our vision is to offer the most effective refractory solutions that increase the productivity and competitiveness of our customers. Our main goal is to optimize your business and we strive to set new industry standards. To do that, we constantly challenge existing solutions in the pursuit of something better and find new ways to solve today’s and tomorrow’s challenges.

Values & Philosophy

Our core values are integrity, openness, innovation and commitment. These values create a solid foundation and give guidelines of how our company should cooperate internally, towards customers, suppliers and shareholders.
Our philosophy is to listen to our customers and provide a solution to their challenges. That is why we are able to provide high-value refractory solutions that perform better, last longer and make it possible to avoid unexpected production stops.