To Meet Future Demand
Dalton, GA July 3, 2017– Tiarco Chemical, a subsidiary of Textile Rubber & Chemical Company today announced the ongoing expansion of its Dalton chemical production facility. The chemical site produces a variety of component chemistry used in the manufacture of lubricant, latex articles, water treatment markets. Tiarco also serves the growing demands of the contract & toll manufacturing market.
This project is a strategic investment which will further ensure the company’s ability to meet future industry demand and demonstrates Tiarco’s commitment to serving these key markets. “With a robust pipeline of new chemistries, the expansion will provide a flexible and updated manufacturing platform to meet our valued customer’s future requirements” according to Kevin Nolan, VP & GM Tiarco Chemical.
“The expansion of Tiarco’s Dalton site will allow us to maintain our excellent safety and environmental standards for both our employees and the surrounding community. Also, the increased footprint will provide space for future expansions,” said Chris James, Director of Operations – Dalton.
Construction of the new unit began in the first quarter of 2017 and will be fully operational by the second quarter of 2018. The additional capacity will add approximately 40% to the sites operational and quality control footprint. These improvements will support the growing pipeline of new products to serve our valued customers.
The Tiarco Chemical Plant is located on the Parents Corporate Campus in Dalton Georgia, about 20 miles south of Chattanooga Tennessee.