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USGNN Original StoryHurricane Ike Impact Status Reports

Have your company or your suppliers have been impacted by Hurricane Ike? Submit company name, branch location and status to news@usgnn.com and USGNN.com™ will provide regular updates as to those companies operating under difficult conditions. Companies that have sent in status reports are listed below.

 

 

Companies Impacted by Hurricane Ike - Updated September 22, 2008

Company
Branch Location
Status
Columbia Commercial Building Products Houston, Texas The Houston facility is having a run on stocklength material and the company has
sent additional stocking trucks last week, and is prepared to send trucks daily as needed to meet demand. The facility still does not have electricity or phones, and at this time it appears it will be Monday or later until they are restored, but the facility is filling orders.
Craftsman Fabricated Glass Houston, Texas Up and running
DuPont Sites throughout Texas o Corpus Christi and Houston Powder Coatings are up and running;
o Victoria, Baytown, and Bayport are close to restart, contingent on restoration of power, delivery of raw materials, infrastructure and logistical considerations, and getting production teams in place;
o LaPorte, Beaumont and the Houston manufacturing site are closed and dealing with damage from winds and storm surge; and
o The facility in Orange, Texas, has declared "force majeure" for its ethylene copolymers business.
Hollander Glass Houston, Texas Without electricity
Solvay La Porte, Texas Declared force majeure; company expects 7- to 10-day delay in production following storm
United States Aluminum Houston, Texas Up and running
Vitro America Houston, Texas Up and running
YKK America Houston, Texas Up and running

 

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