Company History Timeline

1899
1899

Harry S. Price, Sr. formed Price Brothers as a construction company in Michigan.

Harry S. Price, Sr.
1916
1916

Received a contract from the City of Dayton, Ohio, to build levees and dams to prevent future floods by the three rivers that converged in that community.

City of Dayton, Ohio 1916
1926
1926

The company manufactures over 5 miles of 84” reinforced concrete pipe to transmit raw water from the well fields to the Dayton Ottawa water treatment plant. This pipeline is still in operation today.

1926 - The company manufactures over 5 miles of 84
1930
1930

Manufacturing of reinforced concrete pipe begins.

1930s – Manufacturing of reinforced concrete pipe begins.
1945
1945

Price Brothers purchases the Lewistown Pipe Company.

1945 – Price Brothers purchases the Lewistown Pipe Company.
1946
1946

Gifford-Hill & Co. and Ameron (GHA)are awarded a joint venture to build a concrete pressure pipeline in Wichita Falls, Texas. Gifford-Hill-American is formed and a plant in Holliday, Texas, is built.

1946- Gifford-Hill & Co. and Ameron (GHA)
1948
1948

G-H-A manufactures its first prestressed concrete cylinder pipe (PCCP) L-301 project.

1948. - G-H-A manufactures its first prestressed concrete cylinder pipe (PCCP) L-301 project.
1950
1950

Price Brothers builds manufacturing facilities built in Dayton, Ohio; Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and elsewhere.

1952
1952

G-H-A begins manufacturing prestressed concrete cylinder pipe in Grand Prairie, Texas, and builds a plant in Victoria, Texas.

1950s – Price Brothers builds manufacturing facilities
1954
1954

G-H-A manufactures its first PCCP E-301 pipe for the City of Dallas.

1952 – G-H-A begins manufacturing prestressed concrete cylinder pipe in Grand Prairie, Texas, and builds a plant in Victoria, Texas.