Last $26.48 USD
Change Today -0.06 / -0.23%
Volume 283.0K
HSC On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
New York
Berlin
As of 4:15 PM 07/23/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).
text size: T | T
Back to Snapshot
Company Description

Contact Info

350 Poplar Church Road

Camp Hill, PA 17011

United States

Phone: 717-763-7064

Fax: 717-763-6424

Harsco Corporation provides industrial services and engineered products worldwide. Segments The company’s segments include Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Rail, and Harsco Industrial. Harsco Metals & Minerals This segment provides on-site, outsourced services to the global metals industries. The Metals business provides its services and solutions on a long-term contract basis, supporting each stage of the metal-making process from initial raw material handling to post-production slag processing and metal recovery. The Minerals business extracts metallic content from stainless steel by-products and also specializes in the development of minerals technologies for commercial applications, including agriculture fertilizers. The Minerals business also produces industrial abrasives and roofing granules from power-plant utility coal slag at various locations throughout the United States. Harsco Minerals' BLACK BEAUTY abrasives are used for industrial surface preparation, such as rust removal and cleaning of bridges, ship hulls and various structures. Roofing granules are sold to residential roofing shingle manufacturers, primarily for the replacement roofing market. This business produces slag abrasives and residential roofing granules. This segment operates in approximately 35 countries. Harsco Rail This segment is a global provider of equipment and services for the maintenance, repair, and construction of railway track. This segment's equipment and services support private and government-owned railroads and urban transit systems worldwide. This segment's rail products are produced in three countries and products and services are provided worldwide. Harsco Industrial This segment includes the Harsco Industrial IKG, Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers, and Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley businesses. Harsco Industrial IKG manufactures a line of industrial grating products at various plants in the United States and international plants located in Mexico and China. These products include a range of bar grating configurations, which are used primarily in industrial flooring, as well as safety and security applications in the energy, paper, chemical, refining, and processing industries. Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers is a supplier of custom-designed and manufactured air-cooled heat exchangers for the natural gas industry from plants in the United States and Australia. Harsco Industrial Air-X-Changers' heat exchangers are the primary apparatus used to condition natural gas during recovery, compression, and transportation from underground reserves through the major pipeline distribution channels. Harsco Industrial Patterson-Kelley is a manufacturer of energy-efficient heat transfer products, such as boilers and water heaters for commercial and institutional applications. Customers and Markets The company’s major customer includes ArcelorMittal. The company has operations in various countries in the Middle East, including Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, as well as India and Pakistan. Dispositions In 2013, the company disposed its Harsco Infrastructure segment, which provided rental and sales of engineered scaffolding, shoring, concrete forming, and other access-related solutions through a global branch network comprising approximately 30 countries. History Harsco Corporation was founded in 1850. The company was incorporated in 1956.

 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
HSC:US $26.48 USD -0.06

HSC Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Carpenter Technology Corp $58.84 USD -0.79
Crane Co $72.54 USD -0.48
Kennametal Inc $45.88 USD -0.41
Toro Co/The $61.88 USD -0.39
Worthington Industries Inc $42.10 USD -0.16
View Industry Companies
 

Industry Analysis

HSC

Industry Average

Valuation HSC Industry Range
Price/Earnings NM Not Meaningful
Price/Sales 0.8x
Price/Book 3.8x
Price/Cash Flow NM Not Meaningful
TEV/Sales 0.4x
 | 

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact HARSCO CORP, please visit www.harsco.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.