At approximately 3:45 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 1, a small fire ignited in exhaust ductwork at Indium Corporation’s Business Park Drive facility in Utica.
The fire was extinguished immediately and no one was injured. Emergency responders were called as a precaution. Upon arrival, responders inspected ductwork and found no further evidence of fire.
There was no damage to the facility and employees returned to work immediately.
The company is conducting a root cause analysis and implementing preventative measures.
Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, thin-film, thermal management, and solar markets. Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil®. Founded in 1934, Indium has global technical support and factories located in China, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.
For more information about Indium Corporation, visit www.indium.com.