6 Press releases

H.C. Starck increases production capacity for tungsten catalyst intermediates/precursors

Goslar, 14. September 2009 - It is predicted that the international markets for fine chemicals, agrochemicals and special catalysts will generally continue to experience steady growth rates over the normal GDP, despite the current economic difficulties.

H.C. Starck Business Performance 2008

The critical situation of the financial markets as a result of the insolvency of Lehman Brothers and the global economic downturn in the fourth quarter of 2008 left their mark on H.C. Starck’s business performance in the year 2008. More

Product Innovation at H.C. Starck

Newton, 7 August, 2009 – H.C. Starck, FPR Group, announces increased focus on producing high quality sputtering targets for the thin film photovoltaic industry in both planar and rotatable forms. More

H.C. Starck Tops Qualifying List of Suppliers of High Grade Si3N4 Powders in PV Industry

Goslar, 7 August, 2009 – H.C. Starck, AMCP, can meet the purity requirements as set by ingot/wafer producers using their high grade Si3N4 powders. More

Change in the Executive Board of H.C. Starck

• Dr. Heinz Heumüller resigns as Chairman of H.C. Starck as from July 1, 2009
• Dr. Uwe Salzer, Chief Financial Officer, will temporarily assume Dr. Heumüller`s responsibilities More

H.C. Starck Inc. and Comet Network Co., Ltd. sign Supply Agreement

H.C. Starck Inc., Newton/MA and Comet Network Co., Ltd, Seoul, South Korea, announced today that they have reached a long-term agreement for the supply of refractory metal for sputtering targets used in the production of LCD flat panel display screens. H.C. Starck will supply Comet Network from its production facilities in Euclid/OH, where additional investment will be made as necessary to fulfill Comet Network’s requirements. More