By contacting any one member of the “Solutions Team” regarding a refractory problem, you will have contacted all of us. As needed, we shall make available to you the entire resources of our Company.


Thank you for your interest in Allen Refractories Company and we look forward to working with your company in the future, addressing your specific refractory needs.

Our “SOLUTIONS TEAM” consists of: 



Margaret O’Connor Shackelford 


President and General Counsel Co-founded the company in 1970 with James Shackelford.


Ellen Shackelford 


Vice President and General Manager


John A. Fry 


Vice President and Safety Director


Lowell Horn 


Corporate Sales Manager


Bob Marincic 


Technical Services Manager


Robert Bush 


Plant Manager

Contact Us

131 Shackelford Road

Pataskala, OH 43062-9199

Tel 740.927.8000

Fax 740.927.9404

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