Flotation Technologies Inc., a deepwater buoyancy and polyurethane elastomer systems manufacturer, has moved to a 45,000 sq. ft. (4180 sq. meter) facility, increasing its staff and tripling manufacturing capacity.
Cancarb Ltd., the Canadian producer of thermal black, Thermax, is adding two distributors for its products in Europe effective September 1: Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH in Germany and IMCD in the Czech Republic.
Midland, Michigan: The Dow Chemical Company announced today that Dennis H. Reilley, retired chairman and CEO of Praxair, Inc., and chairman of Covidien Ltd., has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
On 16 - 18 May the International Rubber Study Group convened for the 43rd Assembly of Nations in Bangkok. Prior to the Assembly, the World Rubber Summit was held on 14-15 May 2007, under the theme ”Global Supply and Demand Challenges: What to Aim For and How to Meet Them“.