Rhein Chemie, a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals group LANXESS, is to participate in the Group’s global “CHALLENGE 09” package of measures in order to soften the impact of the global recession on the company. The package that has already been instigated comprises a large number of structural improvements and personnel measures.
Hector Diaz-Stringel has been named President and General Manager of Rhein Chemie Corporation. Hector will be responsible for the Rhein Chemie North American operations and administration offices located at Chardon, Ohio.
Rhein Chemie has redesigned its global Internet site at www.rheinchemie.com, giving it a fresh new look and new content.
To help its customers make mixing processes more efficient, Rhein Chemie (Qingdao) Ltd. has developed a new multifunctional processing agent for tire and technical rubber good compounds.
Hector Diaz-Stringel now leading business development for rubber and plastics divisions.
Rhein Chemie Corporation is proud to announce its induction into Ferris State University’s National Elastomer Center’s “Wall of Fame” thanks to years of student involvement with the university in Big Rapids, MI.
Frank Lueckgen has headed the Rubber Division at Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, Mannheim, since July 1, 2008. In this position he is responsible for the global activities of Rhein Chemie’s largest Division. He was previously Vice President Basic Chemicals and Fine Chemicals for the Americas Region at Rhein Chemie’s parent company LANXESS.