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Owens Corning downsizing 9% of work force

AIKEN -- Owens Corning plans to cut 9 percent of its work force worldwide, but probably...said Todd Cunningham, human resources leader for the Aiken plant. Owens Corning will slash 2,200 jobs and close a plant in Canada because of declining...

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Owens Corning reports higher earnings

Owens Corning, a producer of insulation, building materials and glass-fiber reinforcements, reported third-quarter earnings Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-23/owens-corning-reports-high
Owens Corning reports lower profits

Building materials maker Owens Corning reported lower profits Wednesday.The Ohio-based roofing and...of the company's sales, fell 6 percent to $498 million.Owens Corning makes components for fiberglass shingles in Aiken County.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-01/owens-corning-reports-lowe
Factory escapes Owens Corning woe

...protection filing made Thursday by Owens Corning, which is a 49 percent owner...President Robert Pistole said Owens Corning's Chapter 11 filing does not...Advanced Glassfiber, a former Owens Corning glass fiber factory, was formed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/06/bus_298350.shtml
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Owens Corning plant project to create jobs in Aiken

...will add a production line to Owens Corning's Wagener Road plant.The company...as attracting new companies.Owens Corning's 50-year history in the area...about 100 jobs were lost.The Owens Corning expansion, starting mid-2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2010-12-22/owens-corni
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Owens Corning plans investment, jobs

Aiken production staple Owens Corning will invest $36 million in the area to add a new production...fiber mat production line, which will begin in mid-2012. Owens Corning makes residential, commercial and industrial buildings more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2010-12-22/owens-corni
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Kenneth Meyers Sr.

...resident of Aiken County, SC, until 1974, he was a son of the late Bert and Callie Mathis Meyers. He worked at Owens-Corning until he moved to Plum Branch where he owned and operated Meyers Bait & Tackle. He was a member of the Teamsters...

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Mr. William Wall (Retired: Owens-Corning Fiberglass Burnettown, S.C.)

Retired: Owens-Corning Fiberglass Burnettown, S.C. - Mr. William Wall husband of the late Mrs. Velma Gloria Koon Wall, entered into rest on Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/13/obi_425211.shtml
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Owens Cornings has first-quarter loss

Building materials maker Owens Corning reported a first-quarter loss as it took charges related to...filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.Owens Corning, known for its Pink Panther mascot and trademark PINK glass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-04-25/owens-cornings-has-first-q
Aiken plant vies for expansion

AIKEN - Owens Corning Co. is considering a $20 million...just outside the city of Aiken. Owens Corning is also a co-owner of the much larger...which is operated by AGY Holding Corp. Owens Corning spent $3.2 million in 2003 to install...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/27/bus_426552.shtml
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