June 28, 2017 8:34 AM ET


Company Overview of Unifrax Corporation

Company Overview

Unifrax Corporation develops, produces, and sells high temperature insulation products for various industrial applications in the United States and internationally. It offers bulk and chopped fibers, blankets, boards, modules, papers and felts, woven textiles, ropes and braids, coatings and mixes, vacuum formed shapes, special shapes, and accessory products. The company also provides fire protection products, cable and duct insulation products, and IG tapes. It serves ferrous and non-ferrous metals, industrial chemicals, petroleum products, power generation, ceramic, glass, automotive, fire protection, aerospace, domestic appliance, and other industries. The company was formerly known as The...

2351 Whirlpool Street

Niagara Falls, NY 14305-2413

United States

Founded in 1891

1,044 Employees





Key Executives for Unifrax Corporation

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 66
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Chief Financial & Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 40
Worldwide Vice President of Technology
Age: 63
Vice President of Human Resources
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Unifrax Corporation Key Developments

Unifrax Announces Management Appointments

Unifrax reported that Duncan Yardley has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, and John Dandolph has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial & Strategy Officer. Yardley will be directly responsible for the company's operating segments; Emission Control, Thermal Management, and Specialty Fibers as well as the company's Research and Development, Engineering, and World Class Manufacturing activities. Yardley joined the company in 1991 and progressed through various functional and leadership roles. His most recent assignment was Senior Vice President - Specialty Fibers and World Class Manufacturing. Dandolph currently serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the company, a role he's held since December, 2013. In addition to his current responsibilities, Dandolph will lead the company's strategy development, risk management, information technology, and acquisition activities. His responsibilities will include oversight of the company's investment in Luyang Shandong Share Company. Prior to joining the company, Dandolph held various financial and general management positions in General Electric and Momentive Performance Materials, serving most recently as President of Momentive's Silicones and Quartz Division.

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