Another 10,000 sq. ft. are added for carpet padding production bringing the total plan area to 175,000 square feet. Company also purchases an additional 7.5-acre adjoining lot for a total of 31.9 acres.

Company begins work with Lockheed Martin in providing foam for the External Tank Program of the US Space Shuttle.

Company is the first to develop poured and sprayed-in-place foam for Geotechnical uses.