Business

As Dow Chemical closes in on a merger with Wilmington, Delaware-based DuPont, the Midland-based company has announced changes at the executive level.

Building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has acquired the assets of Capstone Supply, LLC, a distributor of select exterior building materials, primarily roofing and siding.

In preparation for its initial public offering (IPO) of stock, US LBM recently published its Form S-1 to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. 

ROMASTOR has developed and produced a fork that can rotate continually through 360 degrees(horizontally) to the left and to the right.

Although OSHA-compliant, many employers continue to have injured employees. DuPont demonstrated this point through a study of over 40,000 injuries, where it was revealed that unsafe actions caused over 80 percent of injuries.

With accidental deaths at an all-time high, states must adopt stronger safety practices to combat the public health crisis, according to the National Safety Council (NSC) in its new report, The State of Safety.

OSHA is proposing to delay until Dec. 1 the compliance date for employers to electronically submit injury and illness data as part of the agency’s Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses final rule.

GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, announced today that it will open a manufacturing plant in New Columbia, Pennsylvania, about 20 miles south of Williamsport.

Construction is expected to begin in October this year on the 130-acre site in the City of Ranson, with initial production of ROCKWOOL’s stone wool insulation slated to begin in the first quarter of 2020.

Progress Rail Services, of Albertville, Ala., and Menlo Park, Calif.-based Katerra Inc. might be gearing up to announce soon their plans to construct plants in Spokane Valley.