Celebrating 60 Years: Our History

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2021 is shaping up to be an exciting year for us at Conveyer & Caster. Not only are there some great projects in the works – both internally and with our customers – but it’s also our 60th year in business! While we’re looking forward to what’s to come, and hopefully being able to hold some events in our building, we also wanted to take this opportunity to reflect on our past and where we’ve come from throughout the years.

The Beginning

During the recession in 1934, Albert T. Stohr Sr. graduated from Penn State as an electrical engineer. Unable to find employment, he sought the help of his father-in-law, who was the general manager of Bond Foundry Casters. Albert was made a caster salesman throughout western PA, OH, and MI. Then, he worked for distributers, selling material handling equipment in the Cleveland area.

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