Steven Szymanski, of Midland, Michigan, died around 5 p.m. Tuesday in a “vehicular mishap.” The death remains under investigation.
Both Midland-based Dow Corning Corp. and Rofin-Sinar Technologies Inc. of Plymouth reported earnings this week for the quarter ended Dec. 31.
Dow Chemical Co. reported fourth quarter net income of $963 million, or 79 cents a share, in the fourth quarter of 2013, compared to a loss of $716 million, or 61 cents a share, in the fourth quarter of 2012.
A Midland husband-and-wife team of IT and map enthusiasts has combined the two into an online tool that gives users an easy and compelling way to share stories on a map.
Midland’s Dow Chemical Co. said late Friday it had sold its interest in Dow Kokam LLC, a battery maker, to a company created by Maryland-based Townsend Ventures.
Eight Michigan cities have been selected to receive technical assistance with key economic development projects.
Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) says it’s offsetting the estimated travel-related greenhouse gas emissions of athletes, media and spectators to the 2014 Winter Olympic Games this winter in Sochi, Russia.
RheTech Inc. of Whitmore Lake and Eco Bio Plastics Midland Inc. of Midland Monday announced a strategic alliance to use Eco Bio’s patent-protected technology that incorporates ground paper as a reinforcement in plastics.
Michigan State University plans to open a research institute in Midland to look at how businesses bring products and services to market.
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.