Big Spring, Texas

Sid Richardson Carbon Plant – Big Spring, TX
1211 N. Midway Rd.
Big Spring, TX 79720
(432) 263-7389 – Office
(432) 263-4724 – Fax

Paul Pittman – Plant Manager  


Applied Research Unit

  • Built in Mid-1960's
  • 1/15 Scale Reactor for R&D Projects - Tread and Carcass Grades


  • Built September, 1961 with intitial capacity of 50 million LBS
  • Expanded in 1996
  • Current Capacity 241 million LBS
  • Produces Tread Grade Carbon Black
  • 25 MW Cogeneration Plant


For fifty years the employees of the Big Spring plant have been active members in their community.  Relay for Life, United Way, multiple city and sports teams are just a few ways our employees invest in their community.