Hemlock Semiconductor

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 Profits Plunge On Sales Decline

Dow Corning Corp. Friday announced net income of $97 million for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, down 45 percent from $177 million in the same quarter a year earlier. Revenue for the quarter was $1.55 billion, down 7 percnet from $1.66 billion a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012

HR Notices From February 15

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2012

HR Notices From August 25

The latest personnel and boardroom announcements from Michigan’s technology-focused companies and institutions

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2011

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

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Silicon Tech From Dow Corning Improves Water Delivery

As countries around the world grapple with water shortages due to fast-growing populations and changing climates, silicon technology from Midland’s Dow Corning Corp. is helping farmers around the world irrigate their crops more efficiently, reducing the amount of water required.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/09/2011

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.


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, […]


Dow Corning's Burns Talks Up Solar To Fix Trade Gap

Between Dow Chemical Co., Dow Corning Corp. and Hemlock Semiconductor, the Saginaw Bay area is becoming a national center for solar power. Monday, Dow Corning Corp. CEO Stephanie Burns told a national export conference that […]