The Christy Group of Companies
4641 McRee
St. Louis, Missouri 63110 USA
Phone: (314) 773-7500
Fax: (314) 773-8371


The Christy family traces its refractory history back to the early 1800’s and continues today as four separate operating entities.

The Christy Refractories Company, L.L.C. is a full line refractory distributor. In addition, it manufactures a wide variety of refractory shapes under a variety of registered trademarks in its St. Louis, Missouri plant and can repair or rebuild any truck transportable refractory lined vessel.

Christy Industrial Services, LLC is a refractory contactor and is capable of performing the demolition, design and installation of nearly any refractory system.

Christy Minerals, LLC mines, calcines, and grinds many alumino-silicate materials: flint (chamotte), burley, plastic fireclay (Hawthorne Bond®), diaspore and bauxite. Located in High Hill, Missouri, Christy Minerals performs custom calcining and grinding services and has particular expertise in the manufacture of investment casting grains under its STKO® trademark.

Christy Catalytics, LLC manufactures a wide line of inert catalyst bed support material for the petro-chemical industry under its PROX-SVERS® trademark. This division exports nearly 50% of its product to virtually every part of the world.

Frank O'Brien, CEO
Victor Wendt, CFO
Brian Osborne, President of Christy Catalytics LLC and VP of Sales for The Christy Refractories Company, L.L.C.
Shane Bower, VP of Sales for Christy Minerals, LLC
Jeff Porter, VP of Manufacturing for Christy Minerals, LLC
Doug Lane, General Manager of Christy Industrial Services, LLC

Plant Locations:
St. Louis, MO; High Hill, MO