May 7th, 2013
Elastec/American Marine recently participated in an oil spill exercise day in Evansville, Indiana. The Southern has an article on their website about the event. (Website | Local PDF)
April 17, 2013
We are featured in Marine News magazine. The story covers grooved disc skimmers, fire boom, and spill response scenarios. - (Marine News Website | Local PDF coming soon)
February 18th, 2012
The Journal of Ocean Technology ran an article about our X150 Grooved Disc Skimmer - (Local PDF)
November 20th, 2012
One of our earliest employees retired a couple of weeks ago. Carmi Times ran a nice story about her history with Elastec/American Marine. - (Story | Local PDF)
November 14th, 2012
The Bowling Green Daily News in Kentucky has a story about a Drug Terminator purchased by the Kentucky State Police to be used in drug take-back programs. - (Story | Local PDF)
November 9th, 2012
Evansville Courier & Press ran a story about the recent world record we set with our fire boom system.
(Story | Local PDF)
November 5th, 2012
WSIL TV came to our facility to do a story about equipment we are sending to help in the Hurricane Sandy cleanup efforts. - (Story | Local PDF)
October 14th, 2012
Peter Cheney, who represents Elastec in Europe from his base in Estonia, accepted the Nafta Gaz Grand Prix Award at Oil & Gas Warsaw 2012, an industry conference and exhibition held recently in Poland's capital city. - (Story | Local PDF)
October 1st, 2012
Popular Mechanics magazine released their annual list of 10 World-Changing Innovators for 2012. Among the list was our Grooved Disc Skimmer technology that received first place in the Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE.
After the ceremony, Elastec/American Marine CEO Donnie Wilson partook in a discussion panel about our Grooved Disc Technology. - (Story | Local PDF)
September 20, 2012
During the 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill, our Fire Boom systems were the most effective tool of oil removal from the water. We even set a world record for Longest Continuous Burn of Oil Spill with a time of 11 hours 48 minutes.
September 17th, 2012
The Southern came to our Carmi facility to do a story on us and our history. - (Story | Local PDF)
September 4, 2012
Illinois Senator Dick Durbin visited our Fairfield, Illinois facility recently. A few local news agencies covered the event.
TheSouthern - (Story | Local PDF)
Evansville Courier & Press - (Story | Local PDF)
July 26, 2012
There are a few stories today about a drug take back program in Forsyth County (Georgia) Sheriff's department using a Drug Terminator. You can view the sites here and here. Or you can download local pdf versions. (Story 1 | Story 2)
July 24, 2012
The Economic Times has a story about an X Prize competition in India. Members of our Wendy Schmidt Oil Cleanup X CHALLENGE team were interviewed for the story about their thoughts on the matter. (Local PDF - 5.6 MB)
June 28, 2012
A couple of our engineers were interviewed by Rubber & Plastic News about our boom production. Read it on their site or you can download a local pdf.
June 27, 2012
We recently tested our X150 at Ohmsett and there is a write up about it in the latest issue of the Ohmsett Gazette. (Local PDF - 3.5 MB)
June 1, 2012
Stories about our Fast Response Workboats are starting to circulate. Here is a story from WFIE 14 News. (Local PDF)
May 14, 2012
CNN Money visited our Illinois facilities a few weeks ago. They've posted a video on their website discussing our role in the 2010 Gulf spill.
We've also uploaded a local version.