Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner visits Elastec’s Fairfield facility

December 21st, 2017

On Dec. 19, 2017, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner visited with the employees of Elastec’s Fairfield (Ill.) oil containment boom facility on a recent tour of southern Illinois manufacturing businesses, Elastec said in a press release. He was greeted by a team of Elastec production leaders, office staff and executives at the 211 North Market Street […]

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Elastec’s American Marine division celebrates 50 years of manufacturing

August 11th, 2017

In 1967 in Cocoa, Fla., the late Jim Pearce formed a new company to help control water pollution: American Marine. An early innovator in the development of oil containment booms, fire booms and turbidity curtains, Pearce initially developed Hull Guards, devices used to help small boat owners keep the bottom of their vessels free of […]

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