Owens Corning names managing director of Owens Corning India

Owens Corning announced on 29 July that Gary Nieman has been named managing director of Owens Corning India, Ltd (OCIL).
Prior to this position, Nieman was general manager – Products and Planning of …

Owens Corning announced on 29 July that Gary Nieman has been named managing director of Owens Corning India, Ltd (OCIL). Prior to this position, Nieman was general manager – Products and Planning of Composites Solutions Business of Owens Corning. OCIL was established in 1996 with an investment of $110 Million and its Taloja plant started commercial production in 1999. OCIL won the Leading Exporter Award of the Chemicals and Allied Products Exports Promotion Council of India consecutively for the year 2000 and 2001. Owens Corning is a world leader in building materials systems and composite systems. Founded in 1938, the company had sales of US$ 4.8 billion in 2001 and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide.