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...

Owens Corning reports higher earnings

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

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.

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...

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...

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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...

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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...

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...

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...

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...