According to local traffic and weather officials, many roads and bridges may be impacted by the freezing conditions expected in the Houston area early Tuesday morning. Difficult roadway conditions may persist until noon Wednesday and many local public and private schools have announced closures for Tuesday. The plant remains up and running and freeze protection… Read More
David M. Smith, Chairman Emeritus and Founder of Chemical Exchange Industries (CXI), Inc. and Texmark Chemicals, Inc., died in Houston, Texas on Sunday morning, November 19, 2017. He was 85 years old. His strong and steadfast faith was the foundation of his life; and, his commitment to his wife and family was paramount. He lived… Read More
ENGLISH RAILROAD REGULATOR (CA. 1870) B.R.(BRITISH RAIL) N.E. (NORTH EAST) #2648 In the years before 1840 there were different local times in use all over the United Kingdom, but in November 1840 the Great Western Railway first adopted Railway Time, this was brought about largely by the advances in the electric telegraph apparatus which had… Read More
It’s always quite fun to share something that you’ve been working on. For quite a while now Texmark, HPE, Aruba, ENIOS Technologies, National Instruments, OSIsoft, DXC Technology, and Intel (to name a few) have been (quietly) working to develop a concept called the Refinery of the Future (RotF). Link here to watch a video about… Read More
A dog is a friend who brings a calming influence, allowing people to open up their hearts and receive help for what is affecting them in times of need. Comfort Dog Damaris’ visit was exactly what was needed at exactly the right time. Link here to learn more about her.
Why is pi important? Because pi is a constant. It does not change in relation to how big or small a circle gets. Texmark’s commitment to Safety is constant. Through on-site and off-site training, participation in CIMA, and a company-wide commitment, Safety is a guiding principle of Texmark. And that deserves a piece of pi(e).
One of the favorite fall traditions at Texmark is the distribution of jams and jellies from Blackburn Syrup Works (Jefferson, TX). As it is almost Thanksgiving, there are lots of baked goods on which jams and/or jellies extra yummy.