1960 year in review; Armstrong Cork Co. events listed

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 8,9,12, col. 1


The Year 1960 in Review

 

...a month-by-month recapitulation of the

news highlights of 1960 in the American glass

industry, as recorded in the pages of the

AMERICAN GLASS REVIEW.

February

Knox Glass, Inc., announces plans to construct a multi-million dollar plant near Forest Park, Ga.; Corning Glass Works, a new plant for assembling and warehousing houseware products at Green-castle, Pa.; Armstrong Cork Company, the rebuilding of one of its glass melting furnaces at Millville, N. J., to increase capacity by 35 per cent.

July

Armstrong Cork Company completes a major expansion and modernization project at its Dunkirk, Ind., plant. Approximately 200 new employees are taken on.

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Keywords:Armstrong Cork Company
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:June 9, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;