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MALTA

Malta OKs GloFo utility expansion

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

A GlobalFoundries plan to expand its utility facilities has won approval from the town of Malta.
 
MALTA & STILLWATER

GlobalFoundries to get access road

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
Town officials have started planning for a 3,700-foot road that would run from an unfinished roundabout on Cordero Boulevard in Stillwater through wooded land to the main entrance of GlobalFoundries Fab 8 in Malta.
 
MALTA

GloFo foundation awards $172,915 in grants

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015

The GlobalFoundries-Town of Malta Foundation recently awarded a record $172,915 to non-profit and community organizations that benefit Malta residents or the school districts serving the town.
 
MALTA & STILLWATER

GlobalFoundries to add water tanks at Fab 8

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014
GlobalFoundries is making plans to install two giant water tanks at its Fab 8 complex to provide a backup water supply for the $10 billion computer chipmaking operation.
 
All eyes on GlobalFoundries
MALTA

All eyes on GlobalFoundries

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
A media roundtable at GlobalFoundries’ Fab 8 was dominated by reporters from East Fishkill and Burlington, Vermont, curious to learn what’s been happening recently in Saratoga County, halfway between them.
 
MALTA

GlobalFoundries to host annual open house

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
GlobalFoundries will host its annual open house for the public to see its Fab 8 campus from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
 
GloFo’s future feted at center’s annual meeting
MALTA

GloFo’s future feted at center’s annual meeting

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014
GlobalFoundries’ pending acquisition of two IBM factories makes sense as part of the chipmaker’s aggressive growth strategy, the company’s senior vice president said Thursday.
 
MALTA

GlobalFoundries to acquire IBM’s global semiconductor tech business

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014
IBM and GlobalFoundries have signed an agreement for GlobalFoundries to acquire IBM’s global commercial semiconductor technology business, the companies announced this morning.
 
GlobalFoundries tax bill grows to $13.7M
MALTA & STILLWATER

GlobalFoundries tax bill grows to $13.7M

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014
The towns of Malta and Stillwater — and especially their school districts — are receiving the benefits of nearly $13.7 million in payments in lieu of taxes from GlobalFoundries.
 
Malta Town Board seeks input on Luther Forest zoning change
MALTA & STILLWATER

Malta Town Board seeks input on Luther Forest zoning change

Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014
The town of Malta has agreed to consider zoning changes at the Luther Forest Technology Campus that supporters hope will lift the high-tech campus from its economic doldrums.
 
GlobalFoundries opens Vermont site to recruit employees
MALTA

GlobalFoundries opens Vermont site to recruit employees

Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014
GlobalFoundries, which still has hundreds of job openings at its growing Fab 8 semiconductor plant, has opened a recruiting office near IBM’s Vermont computer chip plant.
 
New zoning sought for Malta tech park
MALTA & STILLWATER

New zoning sought for Malta tech park

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014
The owners of the Luther Forest Technology Campus and GlobalFoundries are asking for zoning changes to make the massive but mainly empty industrial park more competitive.
 
MALTA & STILLWATER

Three from IBM join GlobalFoundries executive team

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Three veterans of IBM’s semiconductor manufacturing operations have joined the GlobalFoundries Fab 8 executive team, GlobalFoundries announced Wednesday.
 
Malta seeks lower speed limit on road serving computer chip factory
MALTA

Malta seeks lower speed limit on road serving computer chip factory

Monday, July 14, 2014
On a recent midweek morning, not a vehicle was in sight on Knapp Road, and the loudest sounds were singing birds and a distant chain saw.
 
GloFo hazmat traffic risky?
MALTA

GloFo hazmat traffic risky?

Sunday, May 4, 2014
GlobalFoundries Fab 8, in the two years since it started producing semiconductor chips, has become a major user of industrial chemicals. That means truckloads of hazardous materials like sulfuric acid and sodium hydroxide used in chip-making arrive regularly at Fab 8’s complex in the Luther Forest Technology Campus, and some also is trucked away afterward for recycling.
 
 

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