CUMI Enters into Agreement with Sheffield Refractories and Anderman CeramicsCarborundum Universal Ltd (CUMI), a part of the USD 4,4 billion Murugappa Group, has entered into a techno-commercial agreement with Sheffield Refractories/GB and with Anderman Ceramics/GB to manufacture, supply and install a range of high end refractory solutions for the steel industry, glass industry and for aerospace component manufacture. These products will be manufactured at CUMI’s plant at Ranipet and also at a new location. Sheffield Refractories are a leading producer of specialized refractories for integrated steel plants, CFBC boilers used in power projects and cement plants. With the world class manufacturing facilities that have been recently set up at Ranipet, CUMI would be able to leverage this association to offer proven, world class refractory solutions to these industries. Anderman Ceramics are a leading international distributor of technical ceramic parts and components with operations in GB, USA, and in France. Anderman Ceramics employs a team of specialized technical sales people to support and expand its expertise in design, sourcing, stocking and supplying technical ceramics primarily to the glass and aerospace industries worldwide. CUMI would use their expertise to address these markets and industry segments (6/2012).