Harsco Corp. (
Q2 2011 Earnings Call
July 28, 2011 10:00 am ET
Salvatore Fazzolari – Chairman, President and CEO
Gene Truett – VP, IR
Stephen Schnoor – SVP and CFO
Jim Lucas – Janney Capital Market
Jeffrey Hammond – KeyBanc Capital Markets
Scott Graham – Jefferies
Good morning, my name is Michelle and I will be your conference facilitator. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Harsco Corporation second quarter earnings release conference call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speaker’s remarks there will be a question-and-answer period (Operator Instructions).
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I would now like to introduce Mr. Salvatore Fazzolari, Chairman and CEO of Harsco Corporation. Mr. Fazzolari, you may begin your call
Yes, thank you. Good morning, I would like to welcome everyone to Harsco’s second quarter 2011 conference call. I have here with me today Gene Truett and Stephen Schnoor so before we begin I will ask Gene to read the Safe Harbor statement. Gene please.
Thank you, Sal. Good morning, everyone. As we do at the beginning of all of our calls, we just want to let you know that we will be having forward-looking statements in our discussions with you today.