Stephen Portillo joined MATRIC in 2013 to assist with pilot plant fabrication and general repairs and maintenance, including laboratory hoods, pumps and various electrical equipment. Portillo brings 10+ years in the electrical trade having worked primarily in local chemical plants reading and interpreting drawings, blueprints, schematics and wiring diagrams and installing and trouble- shooting instrumentation installations.
In November, MATRIC (Mid-Atlantic Technology, Research & Innovation Center) was featured in Chemical & Engineering News magazine (C&EN), the authoritative B2B news source in the chemical and related sciences. In an article titled, “The Chemical Valley’s New R&D Leader,” the article outlines MATRIC’s proud heritage and exciting future, and how the team of nearly 100 dedicated individuals is focused on advancing innovation to solve its customers’ science and technology needs through truly uncommon expertise and infrastructure. Read the article here: http://cen.acs.org/articles/92/i44/Chemical-Valleys-New-RD-Leader.html