Special Materials Company (SMC), a global specialty chemical producer and supplier, is pleased to announce the opening of its new chemical manufacturing and warehousing facilities in San Angelo, Texas to better serve its new and current customers in the Permian Basin.

The facilities will produce and distribute a variety of SMC’s oilfield product line, including: friction reducers, scale inhibitors, clay stabilizers, phosphorous acid and derivatives, iron control agents and the company’s line of EPA registered biocides. In addition, SMC will provide toll blending capabilities, primarily biocides, for Oil & Gas customers.

“We aspire to be a leading supplier for the Oilfield Chemical market by developing valuable partnerships throughout the supply chain, while adhering to our strong safety and environmental compliance policies,” said Executive Vice President & Founder Kevin Huber. “As part of our company’s growth strategy, this new investment will enable SMC to provide high quality products and rapid access to our customers as per industry standards as well as make timely deliveries at the clients’ end.”

“We congratulate Special Materials Company (SMC) on today’s announcement and thank the company for its decision to expand into San Angelo. We look forward to working with them to get this new facility up and running,” said Vice President of Economic Development for the San Angelo Chamber of Commerce Michael Looney.

“We are excited to welcome Special Materials Company (SMC) to the City of San Angelo and to the business community. We are excited to have new business and employment opportunities for our citizens and at the same time have an opportunity to welcome new people to our great city,” said Brenda Gunter, Mayor of San Angelo.