Senator Jean Carnahan Tours Brewer Science

May 4, 2001

Brewer Science was one of the places Sen. Jean Carnahan, D-Rolla, toured on May 30, 2001. Brewer Science, is a high-tech company that develops chemical and instrument solutions for the microelectronics and optic and sensor industries

The Rolla based company serves 47 percent of the world market in the semiconductor industry and is a significant supplier in Europe and Asia. Brewer Science has provided innovative solutions since its founding in 1981 and will begin celebrating its 20 year anniversary in October of 2001.

With global headquarters located in Rolla, Missouri, Brewer Science has 215 employees and is projected to have 400 employees by 2003. Currently there are 45 career opportunities to be filled. In addition to the increase in employees, Brewer Science will soon begin construction on a new Global Headquarters facility located in the Hy-Point Industrial Park. The facility plans are still in the designing stages.

Brewer Science has a significant impact on the Rolla economy and community. Founder Dr. Terry Brewer said the company also tries to "give back" to the community. This giving back is both company wide as well as encouraging individual employees to get involved.