- Apr 19
Acquired Akcros Chemicals
Acquired Akcros, gaining manufacturing and increased market presence in Europe and India.
- 2015Dec 01
Akcros grows via acquisition
Akcros acquired the Mixed Metal Heat Stabilizer business of the Lamberti Group
- 2014Dec 01
Formation of Valtris Specialty Chemicals
In December 2014, Ferro Corporation sold its Polymer Additives Division to H.I.G. Capital. The new company was named Valtris Specialty Chemicals.
- 2012Jan 01
Developed Platinum plasticizers to meet customer needs in a changing regulatory environment.
- 2005Jan 01
Expanded into new geographic markets and optimized sales infrastructure.Jan 01
Increased capacity and improved operating efficiency and production quality for ESO.
- 2002Jan 01
Built PAD technical applications laboratory, expanding product development and quality assurance capabilities.
- 2001Jan 01
Fused Calcium Stearate
Expanded fused calcium stearate capacity in Fort Worth.
- 2000Jan 01
Acquired Bridgeport and Newport Facilities
Acquired Bridgeport and Newport facilities to diversify product portfolio and add polymer modifiers capabilities.
- 1995Jan 01
Acquired Fort Worth and Cleveland Facilities
Purchased Fort Worth and Cleveland facilities to expand into the lubricants market.
- 1990Jan 01
Tank Farms and High Pressure Units
Added liquid tank farm, Fine Organics tank farm and high pressure units at Walton Hills facility.
- 1970Jan 01
ESO and Fine Organics
Added Epoxidized Soybean Oil (“ESO”) and Fine Organics capabilities at Walton Hills facility.
- 1950Jan 01
Added polymer additives capabilities at Walton Hills facility.
- 1940Jan 01
Acquired Walton Hills
Acquired Walton Hills facility.