ISCO - Industrial Sourcing Competence - is a Chinese /Austrian joint venture. The company serves international markets with products from the fields of refractory materials.

Through its joint venture partner, ISCO has access to globally significant raw material sources of highest quality, e.g. magnesite. These comprise 1/3 of the Chinese, or 1/4 of the global reserves.  Bauxite, alumina and high alumina, corundum and dolomite are further elements in the range of raw materials. This guarantees a high level of security of supply.

ISCO draws on 50 years of expertise in the field of refractory technology. When it comes to production know-how in the field of fired bricks or sophisticated isostatically pressed products, metallurgically optimized lining concepts for the steel and non-steel industry or know-how in furnaces: ISCO’s solutions draw on extensive experience and expert knowledge for the benefit of its customers.

But also in the plant engineering and machinery sector, close cooperation and know-how transfer ensures the highest level of performance for engineering, manufacturing and installation. Thanks to the high technological expertise of the ISCO management team, company spectrum ranges from the supply of single machines to process optimization including respective technical implementation.