Linwood, PA - Polyurethane foam specialist, Foamex International Inc, has announced plans to expand the capacity of its Fort Wayne facility to include the manufacture and sale of chemically reticulated technical foams. Foamex expects to complete the expansion in the third quarter of 2008.
President and chief executive officer of Foamex Jack Johnson said, "growth in the technical and speciality foam sector of the industry is a strategic priority. This move adds chemical reticulation to the Fort Wayne facility and is part of a series of actions Foamex is taking to globally position our plant assets and expertise to service this growing foam marketplace."
He added, "Our Indiana facility is a best-in-class operation and we continue to make significant investments in people, processes and equipment to expand the technical line of foams from this site."