Corning Inc.    



1 Riverfront Plz.

Corning, NY 14831-0001

United States

(607) 974-9000

Company description

Corning Incorporated traces its origins to a glass business established in 1851, but the present corporation was incorporated in December 1936. The company's name was changed from Corning Glass Works to Corning Incorporated on April 28, 1989. It is headquartered in Corning, New York. Corning is a technology-based company and has five reportable business segments -- display technologies, telecommunications, environmental technologies, specialty materials and life sciences. Corning operates under various subsidiaries. The company produces a wide range of products, such as glass substrates for LCD screens, optical fiber and cable, ceramic technologies and solutions for emissions and pollution control in mobile and stationary applications, microplate products, coated slides, filter plates for genomics sample preparation, plastic cell culture dishes and more than 150 material formulations for glass, glass ceramics and fluoride crystals to meet demand for unique customer needs. Corning manufactures and processes products at more than 51 plants in 15 countries.

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News and information about Corning Inc.

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Business Today; April 8, 2018; 700+ words
...the Android Oreo Go edition will soon hit the market. For instance, Lava's Z50 will have a 4.5-inch, 2.5D Curved Corning Gorilla glass display, powered by 1.1 GHz Quad-core Mediatek Processor, paired with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal...
Guide Dogs Get Transportation Security Administration Checkpoint Training at Greater Rochester International Airport
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; March 21, 2018; 616 words
...checkpoint orientations have taken place for service dogs at other New York airports including Greater Binghamton Airport, Elmira Corning Regional Airport, Buffalo-Niagara International Airport, LaGuardia Airport, Westchester County Airport and Long Island...
Agco Puts Hopes in Training Program; Company Will Hire 20 Apprentices in Jackson, Minn., with State Help
Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN); March 21, 2018; 683 words
...Uponor North America in Apple Valley; Viracon building glass maker in Owatonna; Mechanical Systems Inc. in Dundas; Owens Corning asphalt/roofing factory in Minneapolis; and K&G Manufacturing in Faribault. John Aiken, the DLI's director of apprenticeship...
Is S9 the Best Android Smartphone Yet?
The Kathmandu Post; March 20, 2018; 700+ words aspects of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ as Samsung has combined simplicity with a lustrous design. A device made entirely of Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and rear, the devices have a metallic frame in between that holds the glasses together. Even...
Wipo Publishes Patent of Corning for "Articles Having Holes with Morphology Attributes and Methods for Fabricating the Same" (American Inventors)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; March 20, 2018; 474 words
...of the invention: "ARTICLES HAVING HOLES WITH MORPHOLOGY ATTRIBUTES AND METHODS FOR FABRICATING THE SAME."Applicants: CORNING INCORPORATED (US).Inventors: Andres Covarrubias Jaramillo (US), Yuhui Jin (US), Frank Andrew Kramer IV (US...
United States : Adriane M. Brown Elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
Mena Report; March 20, 2018; 468 words
...president and CEO, Transportation Systems, during her 10 years with the company. Prior to Honeywell, Brown spent 20 years at Corning, ultimately serving as vice president and general manager of the Environmental Products Division. Brown serves on the board...
Wipo Publishes Patent of Corning for "Optical Inspection Systems and Methods for Detecting Surface Defects in a Transparent Sheet" (American, Taiwanese Inventors)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; March 20, 2018; 487 words
...invention: "OPTICAL INSPECTION SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING SURFACE DEFECTS IN A TRANSPARENT SHEET."Applicants: CORNING INCORPORATED (US).Inventors: Shih-Min Chang (TW), Jeffrey Allen Knowles (US), Peter Knowles (US), Correy Robert...
Wipo Publishes Patent of Corning Research and Development for "Fiber Optic Splitter Terminal for a Distributed-Split Fiber Optic Distribution Network" (American Inventors)
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; March 19, 2018; 499 words

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 331491 - Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum) Rolling, Drawing, and Extruding

327211 - Flat Glass Manufacturing

327212 - Other Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware Manufacturing

327215 - Glass Product Manufacturing Made of Purchased Glass

334210 - Telephone Apparatus Manufacturing

335312 - Motor and Generator Manufacturing

511210 - Software Publishers

551112 - Offices of Other Holding Companies


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 3357 - Drawing and Insulating of Nonferrous Wire industry report

3211 - Flat Glass industry report

3229 - Pressed and Blown Glass and Glassware, NEC industry report

3231 - Glass Products Made of Purchased Glass industry report

3621 - Motors and Generators industry report

3661 - Telephone and Telegraph Apparatus industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report

7372 - Prepackaged Software industry report