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Company History:Lehigh Portland Cement Companyproducescements, concrete and concrete products, lightweight aggregates, and related construction materials and services. After 80 years of independent operation it was purchased by aGerman company,Heidelberger ZementA.G., in 1977.

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  • Jon Hammond: 100 years ofhistorywritten incementat
    Jon Hammond: 100 years ofhistorywritten incementat

    When a group of private investors purchased the plant in the early 1920s from the LADWP, the name was changed to the MonolithPortland Cement Company. In the 1980s CalaverasCement Companypurchased the plant and renamed it, and then another name change happened in 2002 when Calaveras becameLehighSouthwestCement Company.

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  • COMPANYPROFILE  Lehigh White Cement
    COMPANYPROFILE Lehigh White Cement

    Le high White Cement Companyproduces, imports and markets whitecementin the United States and Canada.Lehigh White Cementtakes artistic expression to new heights, allowing architects, engineers and contractors the freedom to choose from an unlimited range of colors, textures, shapes, sizes and patterns to accommodate a multitude of applications.

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  • Our History   About | Lehigh Hanson
    Our History About | Lehigh Hanson

    Lehigh Cement Companybegan as a single-mill operation in Ormrod, Pennsylvania, producingPortland cement. As the demand for concrete increased in the early 1900’s, thecompanythrived. Over the years, a strategy of acquisitions, modernization and increased productivity propelled thecompanyto the position of one of North America’s leading providers ofcementand construction materials.

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  • Lehigh Portland Cement Company|
    Lehigh Portland Cement Company|

    By 1920Lehigh Cementwas the nation ’ s biggestcement companyin terms of number of plants, with annual production of more than 12 million barrels ofportland cement. Thecompanymoved into the South in 1923 by building one of the region ’ s largestcementplants in Birmingham, Alabama .

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  • For technical expertise, Saylor drew upon the recently establishedLehighUniversity in nearby Bethlehem. A chemical analysis of the Coplaycementrock showed that it was similar in composition to portandcement. With the help of a formerLehighstudent, John N. Eckert, Saylor in 1871 was able to makeportland cement.

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  • CementPlant A Vital Cog inHistoryof Iola  Lehigh
    CementPlant A Vital Cog inHistoryof Iola Lehigh

    There is an old legend at the Lehigh Portland cement plant here concerning the first batch of cement which was manufactured in the Iola plant, way hack in 1899. Samples were sent out from the first barrels of cement which were produced, and a New Orleans contractor, doing work on the levees in Louisiana, bought an entire train load of the product.

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  • Lower Mount Bethel Township  History
    Lower Mount Bethel Township History

    Lehigh Portland Cementwas formed in 1897 by General Harry Clay Trexler. In 1925, thecompanypurchased the newly built BathCementPlan. Until it was closed in the early 1960’s, the plant averaged 200 employees. AlphaCementestablished two plants near Martins Creek, which were constructed between 1901 and 1908. Average annual production ...

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  • Lehigh Portland Cement Company History in Iola   Lehigh
    Lehigh Portland Cement Company History in Iola Lehigh

    In 1917 the plant was sold to Lehigh Portland Cement Company and provided Iola’s largest industrial payroll until it ceased in 1970. Part of the Lehigh grounds is now occupied by theGates Rubber Company. Most of the houses have been either moved or torn down.

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  • Lehigh Cement Company   Lehigh Hanson
    Lehigh Cement Company Lehigh Hanson

    Lehigh Cement Company began as a single-mill operation in Ormrod, Pennsylvania, in 1897. As the demand for concrete increased in the early twentieth century, the company thrived, making us a pillar of the many communities around us, bringing employment and economic benefit to small towns and big cities for more than 120 years.

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  • RailroadHistoryatLehigh Portland Trails Lehigh
    RailroadHistoryatLehigh Portland Trails Lehigh

    The railroadhistoryis rich atLehigh Portland Trails! Our trail system is built on the remnants of four former railroad lines: The Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (M-K-T) once ran east-west through Allen County, and a spur served theLehigh Portland Cementplant. This is Iola’s “Katy Trail”!

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  • Supplier of Building Materials and Aggregates | Lehigh Hanson
    Supplier of Building Materials and Aggregates | Lehigh Hanson

    Official site ofLehighHanson, supplier ofcement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and other building materials to markets throughout North America.

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  • Easton man tracing Lehigh Valley's long cement history
    Easton man tracing Lehigh Valley's long cement history

    Jul 29, 2017· Around the same time, Lehigh Portland Cement Company was on the rise, which ultimately ended up surpassing Alpha in size. In 1946,Alphabought theFirst National Bank Building…

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