Dow Corning

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning Sales Rise

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. repored higher sales but lower profits in the first quarter ended March 31. Sales at the silicon product innovator and manufacturer grew 17 percent, to $1.58 billion in the first quarter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2011

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Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning Solar Solutions Launches Virtual Trade Show

With the number of renewable energy-related trade shows constantly growing, no company can possibly attend them all. In response, the Solar Solutions team at Midland-based Dow Corning has unveiled a new Virtual Trade Show for the convenience of current and potential customers.


Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning, Hemlock Semiconductor Donate To Japan Relief

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. and Hemlock-based Hemlock Semiconductor Group are donating $200,000 to the American Red Cross to support the disaster relief effort. The Dow Corning Foundation will donate up to an additional $100,000 in an employee and retiree matching donation program.



Dow Corning Donates To Effort For Developing World Children’s Glasses

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. said Wednesday that it had donated $3 million in cash and materials to Oxford, England-based Centre for Vision in the Developing World to launch an initiative called Child Vision.


Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning Quarterly Net Falls, But Annual Profit A Record

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. Friday reported record sales and profits for the full year 2010.


Dow Corning Technology Featured In Sailing Clothes

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. said Wednesday that its patent-pending Deflexion protective textile is being used by the marine apparel brand Henri Lloyd in its new line for 2011. Deflexion, a silicone-based material that shields the […]


Dow Corning Names President; Burns to Remain Chairman and CEO

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. says its growth has caused the need to split off the positions of president and CEO. The company Wednesday named Robert D. Hansen as president, effective immediately. Stephanie A. Burns retains […]


Dow Corning Net Income Dips

Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. Tuesday reported consolidated net income of $176 million for the third quarter of 2010, a decrease of 5 percent from consolidated net income of $184.3 million reported for the third quarter […]


State Creates Two More Centers of Energy Excellence

Michigan Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm and Michigan Economic Development Corp. President and CEO Greg Main last week announced two new clean energy projects approved under the Centers of Energy Excellence program.  The program brings companies, […]