Michael Walton

The Managing Director is Michael Walton.  Michael has over 40 years experience in the Process industries, spent in Production, Technical Services and Consulting.  He holds a degree in Metallurgical Engineering from London University, and an MBA from RMIT.  He is a Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining  (FIoM3), and a Member of the Institute of Refractories Engineers and is their nominee to Standards Australia’s MN-07 steering committee.   He is currently the Secretary & Treasurer of the Australian Branch of the IRE.  Michael is a registered PEngQ.

Wayne Wright

Dr Wayne Wright fills the role of Manager-Refractories, and brings over 30 years of experience to RefMet. This experience has been accumulated with Refractories’ suppliers, a high profile consulting position with CSIRO, and more lately, in a senior production support role with Rio Tinto Aluminium.  Wayne has an Hons Degree from the UNSW in Ceramics, and a PhD from Monash.  He is a Member of the Institute of Refractories Engineers, and a member of the local Branch executive (currently Branch President). He is also a certified inspector to the API 936 standard.


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