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The Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum displays artifacts photos videos and equipment of a onetime giant of the cement industry Admission Free Open Sunday on the second and fourth afternoons starting May 7 through September 17

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Remembering A Cement Factory In Autumn Whitehall

Remembering A Cement Factory In Autumn Whitehall

Sep 04 2019 remembering a cement factory in autumn wednesday september 4 2019 by ed pany curator atlas cement company memorial museum in columns the painting a cement factory in autumn was recently found in storage at northampton area high school

Atlas Museum Htmlnorthampton

Atlas Museum Htmlnorthampton

The atlas cement museum was made possible through a generous grant from us generating company the museum links the wonderful atlas memories to the new industry that has taken up residence on this legendary site families still remember when cement was king the atlas museum lists the names of thousands of former employees on the wall of honor

Universal Atlas Cement Penn Hills Abandoned

Universal Atlas Cement Penn Hills Abandoned

Jul 31 2019 history universal atlas cement constructed a cement factory in penn hills in 1906 2 work to modernize the facility took place between 195355 which included the replacement of 38 smokestacks with two central towers connected to electrostatic precipitators and dust collectors to reduce smoke and dust and the replacement of four aging buildings with three new ones

A Company Town Remembered Catasauqua Press

A Company Town Remembered Catasauqua Press

Nov 19 2015 thursday november 19 2015 by curator atlas cement company memorial museum in columns most of my loyal readers know atlas portland cement company in northampton was once the largest in the world they had a vision construct a new cement plant adjacent to

Atlas Portland Cement Times News Online

Atlas Portland Cement Times News Online

May 27 2011 when the atlas portland cement company closed in 1982 ed pany went to homes churches and newspapers to get the names of 2376 people who worked at the plant it was to remember these people that he started the cement museum in the municipal building of northampton borough the names were placed on stainless steel plaques in the lobby

Where Once Cement Was King Lehigh Valleys

Where Once Cement Was King Lehigh Valleys

Feb 23 1986 although he worked at the old universal atlas cement co in northampton only for a few summers pany has come to learn and love the history of the local cement industry

Remembering A Cement Factory In Autumn Lehigh Valley

Remembering A Cement Factory In Autumn Lehigh Valley

Sep 04 2019 the home dates back to 1880 an era when the cement industry thrived in the lehigh valley oldtimers said some of the homes were built by cement companies many of the residents were cement workers as a number of cement companies were in walking distance it was a short walk to the coplay whitehall and lawrence cement companies

The Remains Of Universal Atlas Cement Of Gary In

The Remains Of Universal Atlas Cement Of Gary In

Where us steel went so did universal atlas cement a fact i learned long ago when living in duluth and exploring the ruins of the uss steel mill and its cement plant d uluths plant was a speck however compared to the size of the gary in plant which was the largest factory of its kind in the world for decades even though most of the works has been demolished what has been

Remembering Column Northampton Press

Remembering Column Northampton Press

Sep 05 2013 the maine plant uses the old dragon logo on its cement products the logo dates back to the early 1900s when the founder of the lawrence cement company attended the richard wagner opera siegfried and decided to use the operas dragon on its products as the plant was in siegfried later named northampton

Man Preserves History Of Lehigh Valleys Cement Industry

Man Preserves History Of Lehigh Valleys Cement Industry

Threethousand of his items all donated are displayed inside his atlas cement museum inside the northampton borough building i do it because i love it and i owe it to my father and other men

Cement Worker Of The Month Calvin G Stocker Buzzi

Cement Worker Of The Month Calvin G Stocker Buzzi

Nov 04 2020 by ed pany curator atlas cement company memorial museum we wish mr stocker and all our friends at buzzi unicem in stockertown continued success at the centuryold plant trending now rescue mission having holiday meal food and supplies drive northampton borough contracts new trash hauler

Atlas Hotel Restaurant Overview 368 E 10Th Street

Atlas Hotel Restaurant Overview 368 E 10Th Street

A diner from northampton pa good food and fun bar the food does take awhile because it is made to order it is worth the wait september 14 2008 359 pm a diner from northampton great restaurant built out of an old inn by the atlas cement plant the quality is outstanding and the only reason this restaraunt isnt well known is

Urban Explorers Dare To Investigate Seldomseen Pittsburgh

Urban Explorers Dare To Investigate Seldomseen Pittsburgh

Sep 07 2003 their objective universal atlas cement co built in 1908 by carnegie steel co the 200acre site became the worlds secondlargest cement plant and the areas economic foundation locals accepted the constant coating of dust along with the paychecks but it later signaled the end when pollution laws forced the plant to close in the 1970s

Atlas Portland Cement Collectors Weekly

Atlas Portland Cement Collectors Weekly

The sign reads atlas portland cement i did some research on the company but thats about it the company was out of northampton pa started around 1900 and ran till 1982 only thing i found that resembles the sign was a reference table book from 1928 on ebay

Coplay Made Cement Cement Made Coplay Historical Marker

Coplay Made Cement Cement Made Coplay Historical Marker

Jul 05 2015 the great size of the kilns could not save them from becoming swiftly obsolete across the lehigh river to northampton the atlas cement company built americas first rotary kiln an invention that saved both money and labor in 1904 the fires these coplay kilns went out forever

Ethanol Plant Proposed For Northampton Pa Site

Ethanol Plant Proposed For Northampton Pa Site

Jan 13 2005 ethanol plant proposed for northampton pa site details 13 january 2005 he said the plant would use excess steam from the northampton generating plant and discharge water from newstech both of which are on adjacent property he said company would use 44 old cement silos from atlas to store the corn

Northampton Area Historical Society West 21St St And

Northampton Area Historical Society West 21St St And

Today we rekindle some old local brewery memories a number of years ago i wrote a series on the old tru blu brewery in northampton recently a number of tru blu artifacts have been donated to the atlas cement memorial museum why the brew was a favorite of local cement workers it was refreshing t

Pit And Quarry The Cement And Slate Landscapes Of

Pit And Quarry The Cement And Slate Landscapes Of

An essential component of concrete portland cement is second only to water as the most consumed material on the planet by 1901 the atlas portland cement co in northampton pa was the largest cement company in the united states more than twice the size and probably five to ten times the size of most firms in the industry

Northampton Borough Northampton County Pennsylvania Pa

Northampton Borough Northampton County Pennsylvania Pa

Northampton was the site of a famous indian village many moons before it became a paleface settlement the beautiful meadow in front of the home of john smith and the busy scene of the atlas portland cement mills were the site of the quiet and peaceful indian village or plantation of hockyondocquay hokendauqua

Looking Back Weaversville Part 12 Of 14 The Home News

Looking Back Weaversville Part 12 Of 14 The Home News

Aug 03 2020 the plant manager butch boucher wanted the plant grounds to have an attractive lawn and shrubbery landscape b kozero amp miller photo courtesy of larry oberly on the east side of weaversville road was the kozero later kozero amp miller roofing and hardware store kozeros excellent roofers started their business in northampton

Taking A Ride On Nampb Railroad Catasauqua Press

Taking A Ride On Nampb Railroad Catasauqua Press

Jan 09 2019 in this fourth column mike bednar local railroad historian is over at the old northamptonbath railroad yard in northampton the nampb was incorporated in 1902 it was a major carrier of cement from the atlas portland cement company the largest in the world the rail yard was named navarro in honor of jose navarro the founder of the atlas

Map Of The Townships Of Upper And Lower Nazareth

Map Of The Townships Of Upper And Lower Nazareth

Generalcontent map showing roads copses farmsteads rural buildings acreages and householders names does not show realproperty lines or land tracts also shows houses and occupants names in the village later borough of nazareth hand col to differentiate the 2 townships entered according to act of congress in the year 1850 by richd clark in the eastern district of penna

Bishop Visits Coplay And Northampton Whitehallcoplay

Bishop Visits Coplay And Northampton Whitehallcoplay

Nov 07 2013 ed pany atlas cement museum curator left chats with dr walter dujmovits stegersbasch a profesor from burgeland austria oct 24 dujmovits was one of several austrians to visit the northamptonbased museum which honores many austrian immigrants who worked at the alas cement plant

Contact Lafargeholcim In The Us Cement Concrete

Contact Lafargeholcim In The Us Cement Concrete

Contacts for inquiries about career opportunities and job openings please check our job openings for employment verification please contact 18773710008 or mylifeuslafargeholcimcom for inquiries related to accounts receivables or accounts payables please call 866 6296641 for sales and customer service please call 888 6465246

Northampton County Pennsylvania Mines The Diggings

Northampton County Pennsylvania Mines The Diggings

Filter 87 mines by commodity disposition development status and record type in northampton county pennsylvania

Norbath Trail Pennsylvania Trails Traillink

Norbath Trail Pennsylvania Trails Traillink

Until 1982 it was home to atlas portland cement which was used in building the panama canal the trailmostly asphalt in northampton and crushed stone elsewherepasses through residential neighborhoods and a wooded corridor that soon crosses farmland on the way to bath originally a scotchirish settlement founded in 1737 thats now

Atlas Cbmbnt Plant Penn Hills Pbnnsylvania

Atlas Cbmbnt Plant Penn Hills Pbnnsylvania

Atlas cbmbnt plant penn hills pbnnsylvania swing project dates june august 2013 project staff robert smith amp zach milanak client rampb contracting william rogers president 4154 old wlliam penn surrg 300 murrysville pa 15668 civil engineering p 7243251215 f 8662955226 wwwrdswing roupcom

Blue To Red In 30 Miles What 1 Pa Road Tells Us About

Blue To Red In 30 Miles What 1 Pa Road Tells Us About

Oct 25 2020 after easton and wilson borough route 248 takes a northward turn the landscape changes from urban row homes to malls shopping centers and offices with large homes along and just off the main route eventually a cement plant comes into view the first of many along this stretch support for trump starts to appear more

Lehigh Valley Masonry Supply Center Glengery

Lehigh Valley Masonry Supply Center Glengery

1960 weaversville road allentown pa 18109 about this location at a glengery masonry supply center you will find a complete line of brick stone mortar tools and other masonry supplies for all your project needswhether you are a contractor or doityourself homeowner visit a glengery masonry supply center today

Abandoned Amp Overgrown In Pa 16 Strange Spots From

Abandoned Amp Overgrown In Pa 16 Strange Spots From

Apr 17 2017 island park a few remnants of island park can still be found on the small piece of land in the middle of the lehigh river in easton the northampton county trolley park opened in 1894 and it

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