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More companies are under pressure to make changes to improve operations due to increasing raw material costs, environmental regulations and technological advances. Chemstar is no exception. Over the last year we have been implementing changes to our production facilities to add capacity and streamline efficiencies to overcome these challenges. With a surgical approach to improving […]

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  We’ve all been around That Guy. The person who talks about sensitive business information in inappropriate places – such as the airport, elevator or restaurant. On a recent flight everyone in my row was an unwilling participant in a gentleman’s conversation to a colleague describing a piece of new business he was going after. […]

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I have been a member of the American Association of Drilling Engineers for about 15 years. It has been rewarding to see it grow from a small group of regional chapters into an international association. One event I always am sure to attend is their bi-annual National Fluids Technical Conference and Exhibition, as it’s one […]

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Many companies talk about being customer focused. But in order to deliver on our promise of Our Science. Your Solution, we emphasize a focus on customer collaboration you won’t find with too many businesses. So what does it mean to have a customer-centric culture at Chemstar? There are a few ways we look at it. […]

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Since 1988 Chemstar has recognized and rewarded employees who achieve milestones in safety training and injury reduction through our annual Plant Safety Awards. These awards reinforce our focus on safety and are an important component of achieving our ultimate mission of an injury free workplace. Plant Safety Awards are given out to individuals who meet […]

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Chemstar has been a member of the American Petroleum Institute for more than 40 years. It’s important to us and our customers to be active in an organization that’s involved in setting standards and specifications for oil drilling around the world. We recently had the honor of sponsoring its 2014 Exploration and Production Winter Standards […]

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I joined Chemstar one year ago as the operations and manufacturing director, with responsibility for the continuous and measurable improvement of all our manufacturing operations. The first thing that stood out to me was the quality of our engineering team. I’m no stranger to working with engineers. For the past 25 years I’ve worked on […]

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It’s been my experience that you can tell a lot about a company’s culture by the person who answers the phone. You’ll know right away if you’re dealing with a company that is friendly, smart and makes customer service their top priority. Today we wanted to introduce you to Alex Walker. She is likely the […]

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We’re taking a brief pause from our Strictly Starch blog for the holidays. Our next post will be January 9th.  Over the coming months we will focus on new product launches and take a closer look at solutions we’re developing for a variety of industries. We’ve also noticed that articles about our staff are some […]

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No matter where you look these days, from professional sports to food production to society’s driving habits, there is a growing emphasis on safety. Manufacturing is no different. At Chemstar, we’ve put additional muscle behind our safety programs in recent years. In fact, I was hired earlier this year to further improve our safety culture […]

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