D Anandan is new Chairman of Indian Rubber Board

D Anandan IAS has taken over the charge of Chairman and Executive Director of the Rubber Board, India. He took charge from Dr M.K. Shanmuga Sundaram IAS . This is in addition to his existing charge of the Jt. Development Commissioner, MEPZ Special Economic Zone,...

GRI appoints new CEO

Global Rubber Industries (GRI) has appointed Dr Mahesha Ranasoma appointed Chief Executive Officer of the company, effective July 23. With the new appointment, GRI intends to expands its footprint further. The Sri Lankan company, which manufactures industrial,...

MESNAC gets new Chairman; former German Minister joins Board

Global rubber machinery company MESNAC has announced major changes in the Management. Rudolf Albert Scharping, Germany’s former Minister of Defence, has been elected as non-independent Director of the company. Besides, Founder of MESNAC Yuan Zhongxue has stepped down...

Maplan appoints Deven Lokagariwar as new President

Deven Lokagariwar has been appointed as President of Maplan Changzhou Rubber Machinery Company Limited with effect from July 15, 2018, for its North American operations. He succeeds Pat Hook, who has been with the company for 30 years. Hook retires in this summer....

Akron University honours Prof. Joseph P Kennedy

The University of Akron has honoured longtime polymer science professor Joseph P Kennedy on his 90th birthday. Prof. Kennedy is a polymer science expert who remains active in research and teaching after more than 40 years. Former students from across the United...