June 2018

72 73 EBNER FURNACES, INC. FURNACES, INC. EBNER PERFECT TECHNOLOGY FOR UNIQUE SOLUTIONS E bner Furnaces, Inc. is a global, fam- ily-owned company, specializing in the research, development, fabrica- tion, installation, and commissioning of heat treatment facilities for the steel, aluminum, and copper-base metals indus- tries. The original company, Ebner Indus- trieofenbau, was founded in Linz, Austria in 1948, by Josef Ebner, producing industrial furnace equipment for European companies recovering from the aftermath of the Sec- ond World War. In 1975, Josef’s son, Peter, succeeded his father as Managing Director of Ebner In- dustrieofenbau. “He was a metallurgist by