Dow Corning Corp.

Tech Earnings: Dow Corning, Rofin-Sinar

Both Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. and Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. of Plymouth reported earnings this week for the quarter ended Dec. 31.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2014

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Sales Down, Profit Up At Dow Corning

Dow Corning Corp. Friday announced sales of $1.43 billion and net income of $117.4 million for the third quarter of 2013. A year ago, the company posted sales of $1.55 billion and net income of $96.6 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2013

Hemlock Semiconductor

Hemlock Semiconductor To Lay Off 400

Hemlock Semiconductor Group announced Monday it will lay off about 400 employees in Michigan and Tennessee in the coming weeks in response to significant oversupply in the polysilicon industry and the threat of potential tariffs on its products sold into China.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning To Lay Off 500

Dow Corning Corp. said Wednesday that it will lay off 500 employees, mostly in the professional ranks of the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2013

Solar Power

Dow Corning, LG Partner On Korean Solar Installation

Dow Corning Corp. said Monday that its encapsulants will be used in a 15-kilowatt pilot project to install rooftop solar photovoltaic panels at Seowon University in Chungju, South Korea. LG Electronics will provide the solar modules.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning Begins Monosilane Production

Dow Corning Corp. has begun production of high-purity monosilane gas – a key material used as an anti-reflective solar cell coating and as a feedstock for photovoltaics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

Nearly $26 Million Invested in Saginaw

Saginaw Future Inc., the economic development agency for Saginaw County, reported investments totaling nearly $26 million in the second quarter. The investments will create 52 jobs and retain another 62 jobs.