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  • BASF Achieves 25 Years With Zero Lost Time Injuries At Chattanooga Site

    This article was originally published on www.chattanoogan.com.BASF’s site located near Amnicola Highway in Chattanooga achieved 25 years with zero lost time injuries, the longest running record for time without a lost time injury among the more than 400 members in the manufacturing sector of the Tennessee Safety and Health Council. “We believe that BASF’s commitment to safety is exemplified by their record of 2.5 million work hours without a lost time injury,” s...  Read More...

  • Wacker’s HDK plant is hitting its milestones

    By AUTUMN HUGHESThe newest production line at Wacker Polysilicon North America's Charleston plant is scheduled to be completed by the second quarter of 2019, with HDK pyrogenic silica being produced at the site.HDK is Wacker’s trademark for its pyrogenic silica, of which 13,000 metric tons will be produced each year in Charleston."We are hitting all of our milestones," HDK plant manager William "Billy" Gram said in January, adding at that time the plant was about 80...  Read More...

  • Chattanooga Regional Manufacturers Association honors BASF site director

    This article was originally published on HamiltonCountyHerald.com.The Chattanooga Regional Manufacturers Association has honored Rob Gagliano, director of BASF’s Chattanooga sites, with the 2018 C.D. Mitchell Award. The CRMA presents the award to a member who exemplifies practices resulting in manufacturing excellence.“Rob is an outstanding ambassador of not only the CRMA but our entire industry,” says Megan King, CRMA president and chief executive officer.   Read More...