Zircar Refractory Composites, Inc. (ZRCI), Florida, NY, announced its grand opening as a manufacturer of high quality structural, electrical, and thermal insulation in alumina, alumina-silica, and silica components. Zircar Refractory Composites, Inc. offers a line of high strength, high temperature, ceramic fiber reinforced composite products designed for the most demanding industrial applications. The materials are safe to use and are 100% asbestos free. ZRCI refractory sheet products combine increased mechanical and dielectric strengths, increased thermal shock resistivity, and a high maximum service temperature to outperform asbestos, calcium silicates, and many other types of refractory materials. All materials are fully machinable with standard tooling.