Associated Machine Design, Inc. (AMD) is incorporated in Green Bay, WI. (Primary business focus is equipment renovations and custom equipment supply.) AMD Purchases O&E Division of PCMC including all designs and project history. AMD begins supporting existing...

KRC-Hewitt Engineering / Product Design Group is sold to Paper Converting Machine Company (PCMC). Entire division relocates to become part of O&E Machine (Division of PCMC) Green Bay, WI.

Kernen Rubber Company (KRC) purchases Hewitt Machine Company to become KRC-Hewitt. (Focus becomes more on roll production and rubber covering of rolls.)

REM Engineering is founded in New Jersey by former employees of the Arrow Converting Company.

Appleton Machine Company is purchased by Wartsila Group (Later becomes Valmet / Metso Paper)   A portion of Appleton Machine’s engineering group leaves to become part of Hewitt Machine Company in Neenah, WI. (Company concentrates on paper machinery rebuild and...