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.

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