Category: Innovation Delaware

Air Liquide and its U.S. subsidiary, Airgas, on Wednesday inaugurated the Advanced Fabrication Center (AFC) at the Air Liquide Delaware Innovation Campus ​in Newark. The AFC helps industrial customers adopt new manufacturing technologies and production processes. “Air Liquide is devoted to innovation through application-focused research development and technological solutions. said Michael Graff​, chairman & CEO…

Incyte today announced the appointment of Dr. Dashyant Dhanak, Ph.D. as executive vice president and chief scientific officer, effective December 10, 2018. Dhanak will succeed Dr. Reid Huber, who has been at Incyte since 2002 and is leaving the company to pursue opportunities in the early-stage life sciences community. “Reid’s contributions to Incyte have been…

The Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance (DESCA) this week held an Investor Forum to connect sustainable technology startup founders and entrepreneurs with investors and corporate strategic partners. This is only the second investor event in the organization’s eight year history. DESCA first held an investor forum in 2013. In the two years that followed, those companies…

The National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL), headquartered in Newark, Delaware, has released three technology “roadmaps” designed to benefit the biopharmaceutical community. These long-range plans focus on manufacturing issues involving: (1) Gene Therapy, (2) Vaccines, and (3) Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADC) and Bi-specific Antibodies. NIIMBL brought together experts from leading biomanufacturers, equipment makers, suppliers,…

By Dan Metz Special to Delaware Business Times Helen Stimson is the president and CEO of Delaware BioScience Association, one of the host organizations of the 2019 BIO International Convention, which will take place in Philadelphia in June of 2019. Among the Delaware representatives, Dr. Eric Kmiec from Christiana Care has been chosen to chair…

(AP) _ Chemours Co. (CC) on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $275 million. On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $1.51. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to $1.49 per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research…

DowDuPont today announced the members of the future boards of directors of Dow, DuPont, and Corteva Agriscience. “The establishment of highly qualified boards is a critical milestone for the three industry-leading growth companies we are creating,” said Jeff Fettig, executive chairman of DowDuPont. “Using a rigorous and thorough process, we have formed boards with diverse…

Incyte Corporation announced today that it has been named one of the global biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry’s top employers by Science magazine, ranking second on the list of only 20 companies recognized in the publication’s annual Top Employer’s Survey. “We are proud to be recognized as the number two top employer in the biopharma industry…

Delaware Innovation Space embraces smaller startups

By Dan Linehan  Special to Delaware Business Times Like the emerging companies it cultivates, the Delaware Innovation Space has a growth timeline of its own. It started in March 2017 as an incubator guiding fledgling companies through their earliest stages. Like an egg incubator that controls heat and humidity to create an optimal environment to…