2014 MTI Releases

Keyword Search
 
2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001
General
DateTitle 
Aug. 11, 2014Minerals Technologies Announces an Agreement with Sun Paper Group to Deploy its NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology in China
NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology Converts a Papermaking Waste Stream into a Useable Filler Pigment Generates Savings for Papermakers by Eliminating the Need to Landfill the Waste Product NEW YORK, NY, August 11, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed an agreement with Sun Paper Group to deploy the newly introduced NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology at Sun's pulp and paper operations in Shandong Province, China. NewYield(TM) Process Te... 
Printer Friendly Version
Aug. 07, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Earnings per Share of $0.94 from Continuing Operations, Up 49% for Second Quarter:
Reported Earnings per Share from Continuing Operations were $0.48, Including Special Items Associated with the Acquisition of AMCOL International----------Acquisition Highly Accretive to Earnings----------Highlights: Strong Cash Flows of $92 Million Operating Income, Excluding Special Items, was $54.8 Million Double-Digit Operating Margins in All Segments Synergies Ahead of Target; Integration Tracking Well Introduction of NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology Platform NEW YORK, August... 
Printer Friendly Version
Aug. 07, 2014Minerals Technologies Signs Commercial Agreement with North American Paper Company to Deploy FulFill® High Filler Technology
Company's Fifth Commercial Agreement for the FulFill® Technology in North America---------- NEW YORK, August 7, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc., (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed another commercial agreement with a North American paper company to provide FulFill® E-325 at a paper mill that produces woodfree paper. This marks Minerals Technologies' fifth such agreement in North America for the new, high-filler technology. The paper company wishes to remain unnamed for competitive r... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jul. 29, 2014Minerals Technologies' Minteq Unit Acquires New Cost-Per-Steel-Ton Contract for BOF Refractory Maintenance at Bhushan Steel, India
NEW YORK, July 29, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that its Refractories business unit, Minteq International Inc., has signed an agreement with Bhushan Steel Ltd. of India, to provide cost-per-ton (CPT) steel refractory maintenance for two of Bhushan's Basic Oxygen Furnaces (BOF) at its new steel-making facility in Angul in the state of Orissa. This is the first CPT contract Minteq has signed in India. "This is a key development for Minerals Technologies' Minte... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jul. 17, 2014Advisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. Second Quarter 2014 Conference Call
NEW YORK, July 18, 2014-Minerals  Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) will sponsor a conference call on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results. The call is open to the public but active participation will be limited to investors and analysts. The conference call is being webcast by Nasdaq OMX and can be accessed at Minerals Technologies Inc.'s web site at http://www.mineralstech.com. To listen to the call, go to the MTI web site ... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jul. 16, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, July 16, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on September 11, 2014 to stockholders of record on August 28, 2014. New York-based Minerals Technologies Inc. is a resource- and technology-based growth company that develops, produces and markets worldwide a broad range of specialty mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and related systems and servic... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jun. 04, 2014Minerals Technologies Elects Three New Officers
NEW YORK, NY, June 4, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today its Board of Directors has elected three former AMCOL executives as officers to the company. The company elected Gary L. Castagna, senior vice president and managing director, Performance Materials; Patrick E. Carpenter, vice president and managing director, Construction Technologies; and Michael R. Johnson, vice president and managing director, Energy Services.  D.J. Monagle, who has been chief operating officer ... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jun. 03, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Signs Agreement to Build a Satellite PCC Plant for Coated Packaging Paper in China with Zhejiang Zhengda Paper Group Co. Ltd.
Facility will Produce 50,000 Metric Tons per Year of Coating-Grade PCC at a Paper Mill in Zhejiang Province; MTI's First Dedicated Satellite Plant for Packaging Market---------- NEW YORK, June 3, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Zhejiang Zhengda Paper Group Co. Ltd. for a 50,000 metric ton per year satellite precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) plant that will produce coating grade PCC for packaging in Zhejiang Province, China... 
Printer Friendly Version
May. 13, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, May 13, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on June 11, 2014 to stockholders of record on May 28, 2014. Minerals Technologies Inc. is a global resource- and technology-based growth company that develops produces and markets the highest quality performance-enhancing minerals and related products, systems and services. MTI serves the paper, steel, polymer and oth... 
Printer Friendly Version
May. 09, 2014Minerals Technologies Completes Acquisition of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, NY -May 9, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today announced the completion of its acquisition of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO). Following the completion of its successful tender offer to purchase all outstanding AMCOL shares for $45.75 per share in cash, Minerals Technologies Inc. (MTI) acquired all remaining AMCOL shares through a merger under Section 251(h) of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware. At the effective time of the merger, all rema... 
Printer Friendly Version
May. 09, 2014Minerals Technologies Completes Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, NY-May 9, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has successfully completed its tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $45.75 per share in cash. The tender offer expired at 9:00 a.m., New York City time, on May 9, 2014. As of expiration, 28,487,106 shares had been validly tendered and not validly withdrawn, representing approximately 87.4 percent of AMCOL's outstanding shares of common stock.  Th... 
Printer Friendly Version
May. 02, 2014Minerals Technologies Extends Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, NY-May 2, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has extended its tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $45.75 per share in cash. All terms and conditions of the tender offer, other than the expiration date, remain the same. Unless extended further, the tender offer will now expire at 9:00 a.m., New York City time, on May 9, 2014. The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 9:00 a.m.,... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 24, 2014Minerals Technologies Reports First Quarter Earnings of $0.58 per Share, Excluding Special Items, a 5-Percent Increase over Prior Year
Reported Earnings per Share were $0.45, including Acquisition-Related Costs ---------- Highlights:   · Signed Merger Agreement to Acquire AMCOL International · New 100,000-Ton Satellite Contract in China · Two New Commercial Agreements for FulFill® E-325 · Refractories Growth in Europe and Middle East · North America Weather Impact on All Business Units   NEW YORK, April 24-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today reported first qua... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 22, 2014Minerals Technologies Introduces New High-Density Talc Products for Polyolefins
NEW YORK, NY, April 22, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it is introducing a new line of talc products for the polyolefin markets.  The new products will be marketed under the ULTRATALC® and MICROTALC® trademarks and will be commercially available by mid-year.  "The introduction of these new products from our Performance Minerals unit is another example of the vitality of Minerals Technologies new product development pipeline," said Joseph C. Muscari, ... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 18, 2014Minerals Technologies Extends Tender Offer for Outstanding Shares of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, NY -April 18, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has extended its tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $45.75 per share in cash. All terms and conditions of the tender offer, other than the expiration date, remain the same. Unless extended further, the tender offer will now expire at 9:00 a.m., New York City time, on May 2, 2014. The tender offer was previously scheduled to expire at 9:00 a... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 11, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Signs Commercial Agreement with Major North American Papermaker to Deploy FulFill® E-325 Technology
Unique High-Filler Technology Provides Significant Cost Savings in Reduced Fiber Consumption by Increasing PCC Filler Usage NEW YORK, April 11, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc., (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed a commercial agreement with a major North American paper company to provide Fulfill® E-325, a new, high-filler technology, at a paper mill in the United States. This is Minerals Technologies' fourth commercial agreement for the technology in North America. The Fulfill®E-325... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 26, 2014Paula H. J. Cholmondeley Retires from Minerals Technologies Board of Directors
NEW YORK, NY, March 26, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that Paula H. J. Cholmondeley, a member of the company's Board of Directors since 2005, has elected to retire from the Board and will not stand for reelection at the company's May 14 annual meeting of shareholders. "Paula Cholmondeley has served as a dedicated member of our Board for almost 10 years, providing excellent guidance and insight to us," said Joseph C. Muscari, chairman and chief executive ... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 21, 2014Minerals Technologies Commences Tender Offer for All Outstanding Shares of AMCOL
NEW YORK, NY -March 21, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has commenced a tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $45.75 per share in cash. The tender offer is being made pursuant to the Merger Agreement entered into and announced by Minerals Technologies ("MTI") and AMCOL on March 10, 2014. Unless extended, the tender offer will expire at 9:00 a.m., New York City time, on April 18, 2014. The ... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 14, 2014Advisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. to Hold Conference Call on Acquisition of AMCOL International
NEW YORK, March 14-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) will host a conference call on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time regarding its agreed acquisition of AMCOL announced on March 10, 2014. The call is open to the public but active participation will be limited to investors and analysts. The conference call is being webcast by Nasdaq OMX and can be accessed at Minerals Technologies Inc.'s web site at http://www.mineralstech.com. To listen to the call, please go to... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 10, 2014Minerals Technologies to Acquire AMCOL International
MTI and AMCOL Enter into Definitive Merger Agreement    NEW YORK, NY and HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL-March 10, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) and AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) announced today that they have signed a definitive merger agreement under which MTI will acquire AMCOL for $45.75 per share in cash, or a total value of approximately $1.7 billion. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, is expected to close in... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 06, 2014Minerals Technologies Increases Bid to Acquire AMCOL International to $45.75 per Share
MTI Offer Clearly Superior to Imerys Offer of $45.25 for AMCOL NEW YORK, March 6, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has made an increased binding cash offer of $45.75 per share to acquire all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) of Hoffman Estates, Illinois. The increased binding offer by Minerals Technologies (MTI) is superior to the bid of $45.25 offered on March 4, 2014 by Paris-based Imerys S.A. MTI's increased offer again pr... 
Printer Friendly Version
Mar. 03, 2014Minerals Technologies Increases Offer to Acquire AMCOL International to $45 per Share in Cash
MTI Offer Clearly Superior to Imerys Offer of $42.75 for AMCOL NEW YORK, March 3, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) announced today that it has made an increased cash offer of $45 per share to acquire all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) of Hoffman Estates, Illinois. The revised offer has been approved unanimously by the Minerals Technologies board and is clearly superior to the recently announced $42.75 per share offer made by Paris-based Imerys S.A. f... 
Printer Friendly Version
Feb. 27, 2014Executive Chairman Joseph C. Muscari Resumes the Duties of Chief Executive Officer of Minerals Technologies Inc.
D.J. Monagle Named Chief Operating Officer Robert S. Wetherbee Leaving Company for Personal Reasons NEW YORK, February 27, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that Executive Chairman Joseph C. Muscari will resume the responsibilities of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. The company also announced the appointment of D.J. Monagle, Senior Vice President and Managing Director of the Paper PCC business unit, to Chief Operating Officer of the corpo... 
Printer Friendly Version
Feb. 24, 2014Minerals Technologies Increases Offer to Acquire AMCOL International to $42.50 per Share in Cash
Company has Obtained Committed Financing; Due Diligence Completed NEW YORK, February 24, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) announced today that it has made a binding cash offer of $42.50 per share to acquire all outstanding shares of AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) of Hoffman Estates, Illinois. The binding offer and a merger agreement signed by Minerals Technologies (MTI) were conveyed in a letter to AMCOL's board of directors on February 24, 2014. Minerals Technologies ha... 
Printer Friendly Version
Feb. 14, 2014Minerals Technologies Makes Proposal of $42 per Share to Acquire AMCOL International
Proposal Superior to Existing Agreement for AMCOL   NEW YORK, February 14, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) announced today that it has made a proposal to acquire  all outstanding shares of  AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) for $42 per share in cash. The offer was conveyed in a letter to AMCOL's board of directors. Minerals Technologies' offer is superior to the $41 per share offer announced February 12th by Paris-based Imerys S.A. for AMCOL. Minerals Technologies expect... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 30, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Record Annual Earnings of $2.42 per Share, a 12-Percent Increase Over 2012
2013 Earnings per Share, Including Special Items, were $2.46 ---------- Company Reported Fourth Quarter Earnings per Share of $0.61, Excluding Special Items; Reported Earnings were $0.65 per Share ---------- Fourth Quarter Sales Grew 6-Percent over Prior Year ---------- 2013 Highlights:   · Fourth consecutive year of record earnings · Operating Income, excluding special items, increased 15% for the fourth quarter and 10% for the full year · Operating Margin expa... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 28, 2014Minerals Technologies Elects Former Secretary of the Navy Donald C. Winter, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors
NEW YORK, January 28, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that Donald C. Winter, Ph.D., who served as Secretary of the Navy from 2006 to 2009, has been elected to its Board of Directors.            "We are very fortunate to have someone of Donald Winter's leadership abilities and extensive business experience join our board," said Joseph C. Muscari, Executive Chairman of Minerals Technologies. "Not only has Dr. Winter served as leader of the country's 900,0... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 22, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Signs Commercial Agreement with European Paper Company to Deploy FulFill® Technology for High-Filler Loading
Unique High-Filler Technology Will Provide Significant Cost Savings in Reduced Fiber Consumption by Increasing PCC Filler Usage 20% ---------- NEW YORK, January 22, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc., (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed a commercial agreement with a prestigious European paper company to provide Fulfill® E-325, a new, high-filler technology, at the paper company's mill in Europe. Minerals Technologies now has 15 agreements with paper mills that have adopted the Fulfill... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 07, 2014Minerals Technologies Signs Agreement with UPM-Kymmene Corporation for the Construction of a Satellite PCC Facility in China
Satellite Plant Will Be the Company's Seventh in China---------- NEW YORK, January 7-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) announced today that it has signed an agreement with UPM-Kymmene Corporation to build a satellite precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) plant on site at UPM's paper mill in Changshu, China, located in Jiangsu province. The satellite plant will provide PCC for paper filling and will have an initial capacity of 100,000 short tons. The plant is scheduled to begin operation ea... 
Printer Friendly Version
Dividends
DateTitle 
Aug. 07, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Earnings per Share of $0.94 from Continuing Operations, Up 49% for Second Quarter:
Reported Earnings per Share from Continuing Operations were $0.48, Including Special Items Associated with the Acquisition of AMCOL International----------Acquisition Highly Accretive to Earnings----------Highlights: Strong Cash Flows of $92 Million Operating Income, Excluding Special Items, was $54.8 Million Double-Digit Operating Margins in All Segments Synergies Ahead of Target; Integration Tracking Well Introduction of NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology Platform NEW YORK, August... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 24, 2014Minerals Technologies Reports First Quarter Earnings of $0.58 per Share, Excluding Special Items, a 5-Percent Increase over Prior Year
Reported Earnings per Share were $0.45, including Acquisition-Related Costs ---------- Highlights:   · Signed Merger Agreement to Acquire AMCOL International · New 100,000-Ton Satellite Contract in China · Two New Commercial Agreements for FulFill® E-325 · Refractories Growth in Europe and Middle East · North America Weather Impact on All Business Units   NEW YORK, April 24-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today reported first qua... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 30, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Record Annual Earnings of $2.42 per Share, a 12-Percent Increase Over 2012
2013 Earnings per Share, Including Special Items, were $2.46 ---------- Company Reported Fourth Quarter Earnings per Share of $0.61, Excluding Special Items; Reported Earnings were $0.65 per Share ---------- Fourth Quarter Sales Grew 6-Percent over Prior Year ---------- 2013 Highlights:   · Fourth consecutive year of record earnings · Operating Income, excluding special items, increased 15% for the fourth quarter and 10% for the full year · Operating Margin expa... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 22, 2014Minerals Technologies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEW YORK, January 22, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable on March 12, 2014 to stockholders of record on February 21, 2014. Minerals Technologies Inc. is a global resource- and technology-based growth company that develops produces and markets the highest quality performance-enhancing minerals and related products, systems and services. MTI serves the paper, steel, polym... 
Printer Friendly Version
Earnings
DateTitle 
Aug. 07, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Earnings per Share of $0.94 from Continuing Operations, Up 49% for Second Quarter:
Reported Earnings per Share from Continuing Operations were $0.48, Including Special Items Associated with the Acquisition of AMCOL International----------Acquisition Highly Accretive to Earnings----------Highlights: Strong Cash Flows of $92 Million Operating Income, Excluding Special Items, was $54.8 Million Double-Digit Operating Margins in All Segments Synergies Ahead of Target; Integration Tracking Well Introduction of NewYield(TM) Integrated Process Technology Platform NEW YORK, August... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 24, 2014Minerals Technologies Reports First Quarter Earnings of $0.58 per Share, Excluding Special Items, a 5-Percent Increase over Prior Year
Reported Earnings per Share were $0.45, including Acquisition-Related Costs ---------- Highlights:   · Signed Merger Agreement to Acquire AMCOL International · New 100,000-Ton Satellite Contract in China · Two New Commercial Agreements for FulFill® E-325 · Refractories Growth in Europe and Middle East · North America Weather Impact on All Business Units   NEW YORK, April 24-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) today reported first qua... 
Printer Friendly Version
Apr. 09, 2014Advisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. First Quarter 2014 Conference Call
NEW YORK, April 9, 2014-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) will sponsor a conference call on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its first quarter 2014 financial results. The call is open to the public but active participation will be limited to investors and analysts. The conference call is being webcast by Nasdaq OMX and can be accessed at Minerals Technologies Inc.'s web site at http://www.mineralstech.com. To listen to the call, go to the MTI web site an... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 30, 2014Minerals Technologies Achieves Record Annual Earnings of $2.42 per Share, a 12-Percent Increase Over 2012
2013 Earnings per Share, Including Special Items, were $2.46 ---------- Company Reported Fourth Quarter Earnings per Share of $0.61, Excluding Special Items; Reported Earnings were $0.65 per Share ---------- Fourth Quarter Sales Grew 6-Percent over Prior Year ---------- 2013 Highlights:   · Fourth consecutive year of record earnings · Operating Income, excluding special items, increased 15% for the fourth quarter and 10% for the full year · Operating Margin expa... 
Printer Friendly Version
Jan. 16, 2014Advisory: Minerals Technologies Inc. Fourth Quarter 2013 Conference Call
NEW YORK, January 16-Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE:MTX) will sponsor a conference call on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to discuss its fourth quarter 2013 financial results. The call is open to the public but active participation will be limited to investors and analysts. The conference call is being webcast by Nasdaq OMX and can be accessed at Minerals Technologies Inc.'s web site at http://www.mineralstech.com. To listen to the call, go to the MTI web site an... 
Printer Friendly Version