Allis-Chalmers

“Two Million Dollar Expansion”

WE of Allis-Chalmers.¬†September 7, 1947. Pgs 2-4 "Two Million Dollar Expansion Begins at Pittsburgh Works" Groundbreaking ceremonies in July for the new Columbus Plant at Pittsburgh Works officially opened a two million dollar expansion program there. The plan, which was announced by A-C President Walter Geist at the Board of Directors meeting in Pittsburgh in… Continue reading “Two Million Dollar Expansion”

Allis-Chalmers

“Years of Expansion”

This article published in a 1947 issue of WE of Allis-Chalmers¬†commemorates the expansion of the company from 1847-1947.¬† With its new name, Allis-Chalmers Co., our company entered the twentieth century strengthened by the 1901 merger of the E. P. Allis Co. with three other leading industrial concerns. Annual business had reached the $10,000,000 mark, and… Continue reading “Years of Expansion”