April 1, 2019

Student innovators rise to the challenge

Spring has returned at Wichita State University, and while many students are diligently taking class notes and preppi...

March 25, 2019

Translating big data into better results

We are living in an unprecedented time of data growth. Each day, over 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created ...

March 14, 2019

Virtual reality is transforming Koch facilities

Once a gaming novelty, virtual reality is happening at Koch facilities across the United States. From safety training...

February 27, 2019

Falling emissions, rising opportunity

The boiler at the heart of Georgia-Pacific’s Broadway mill in Green Bay, Wisconsin, arrived by barge on the ban...

January 23, 2019

Turn up the metal. Our latest investment gets disruptive.

Our CEO, Charles Koch, often says “the future is unknowable, but it’s not unimaginable.”So imagine ...

January 23, 2019

KDT leads $160 million investment in Desktop Metal to drive the adoption of the company’s metal 3D printers for mass production and the world’s first office-friendly metal 3D printing system

BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Desktop Metal today announced the closing of a $160 million funding round, led by...

January 21, 2019

Robotics grant gets gears turning at inner-city middle school 

For students at one Wichita, Kansas, middle school, robotics education just got a lot more hands-on thanks to the dil...

January 15, 2019

Cutting-edge brain surgery. No incision required.

Imagine waking up every morning with a tremor – a shaking so pronounced that you can’t even pick up a gla...

October 30, 2018

Driving transformation with laser-guided autonomous vehicles

Nobody—and nothing is perfect. As Georgia-Pacific master technician Mike Cooper learned, sometimes even a gigan...

October 26, 2018

Why the next great ideas shouldn’t have to wait

Imagine a world without the lightbulb. Or the telephone. Or even, yes, the internet or cellular network you are using...

October 12, 2018

Young inventor's innovation could transform the way you wash your hands

Great ideas can come from anyone, anywhere at any time – even while using the bathroom. Just ask 11-year-old Cl...

October 1, 2018

A new call to action

In last October’s Discovery, Brad Razook and Jeff Ramsey explained how Flint Hills Resources was beginning to t...

August 3, 2018

EFT Analytics reducing downtime and increasing production efficiencies at Koch Fertilizer Plant

EFT Analytics, a software and energy management solutions provider, is deploying a real-time monitor that is producin...

July 10, 2018

Insights from EFT analytics providing huge returns in the steel industry

WICHITA, Kan. – EFT Analytics, a leading provider of predictive analytics, process optimization and energy mana...

June 13, 2018

Drones driving transformation at Matador Cattle Company

John Douglas Russell, or J.D. for short, knows his way around a ranch. As a fifth-generation cattleman with Matador C...

June 8, 2018

How entrepreneurs can apply Koch’s vision to their businesses

Focusing on the customer, acting with integrity, and working toward win-win outcomes are just a few ways that busines...

May 24, 2018

Innovation Challenge diversifying students’ skill sets

Preparing our students at Wichita State University (WSU) for the challenges that await them in the real world is our ...

May 7, 2018

Koch Disruptive Technologies Invests in Mesosphere to Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Transformation

Mesosphere, the hybrid cloud platform company, today announced a funding round of $125 million co-led by funds and ac...

March 13, 2018

Q&A: Why Koch Wants to Grow the Next Great Breakthrough

With businesses stretching across a wide array of industries and continents, Koch Industries is committed to driving ...

February 2, 2018

Game on: Koch asphalt takes the field Sunday

When the top two football teams in the country take the field this weekend in Minneapolis, Koch Industries will liter...

January 11, 2018

Innovative Technology Allows Refiners to Convert FCC Off-Gas Olefins to High-Octane Gasoline

Koch-Glitsch and INVISTA Performance Technology (IPT), affiliates of Koch Industries, announced today a new partnersh...

December 14, 2017

Koch Disruptive Technologies to Lead $150 Million Investment of INSIGHTEC

WICHITA, Kan.; HAIFA, Israel – Koch Disruptive Technologies, a subsidiary of Koch Industries focused on finding...

November 15, 2017

Molex Earns Samsung Award for Innovation

Molex Korea, an affiliate of Molex, LLC, a worldwide manufacturer of electronic solutions, has been awarded the ...

September 20, 2017

INVISTA to deploy latest-generation ADN technology at joint venture in France

INVISTA and its partner have decided to deploy INVISTA’s most advanced ADN technology at the Butachimie joint v...

August 7, 2017

New Koch Fertilizer Product Will Increase Crop Yields While Reducing Environmental Impact

Planet Earth is facing a growing problem. Over the last 67 years, the global population has tripled to 7.5 billion pe...

April 1, 2017

Discovery Newsletter: The Transformation Imperative

“Do it, or we’ll end up in the dumpster.”That’s what Charles Koch said to the leaders of Koch...

January 1, 2017

Discovery Newsletter: Looking Good

After four years of owning a minority stake in Guardian Industries, Koch has announced plans to acquire all of that c...

January 1, 2017

Discovery Newsletter: Compounding cooperation

When you think of Georgia-Pacific and its many consumer products, you might think of Dixie® cups, Angel Soft®...

January 1, 2017

Discovery Newsletter: Perspective, Steve Feilmeier

By Steve Feilmeier, Chief Financial Officer, Koch Industries, Inc The 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis, Mis...

November 15, 2016

Georgia-Pacific Awarded 2016 AF&PA Sustainability Award

The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) presented its 2016 Better Practices, Better Planet 2020&...

September 23, 2016

Reporting For Heavy Duty

From Bosnia to Afghanistan to Iraq, our CORDURA® fabrics have had this soldier’s back. Today he’s ret...

September 14, 2016

New Ag International Interviews Chase Koch

You have a marketing and financial analyst background. Among the various Koch companies that you have worked for-incl...

August 30, 2016

Koch-Glitsch hosts Mass Transfer School for chemical engineers around the world

Over the last six years, Koch-Glitsch has become more than just a global leader in mass transfer – the company ...

May 10, 2016

Enid Rotary Club hears Koch Fertilizer update

Enid Rotary Club heard an update on the Koch Fertilizer plant expansion Monday.Among the expansion components is infr...

January 27, 2016

INVISTA Introduces THERMOLITE® INFRARED Technology

INVISTA is proud to announce the launch of THERMOLITE® INFRARED technology—a new product offering for the T...

January 22, 2016

Endless Imagination

Stephanie Petrina Boyce is a research scientist at the Innovation Institute® for Georgia-Pacific Consumer Product...

January 13, 2016

Forward Focused

Saad Syed loves his job. And his other job. A third one, too, if you count school.He’s part of the Koch co-op p...

January 6, 2016

INVISTA receives patent for bio-derived raw materials technology developed through collaboration wit

The patent is for engineered polypeptides and their related crystal structure details, which are both useful for prod...