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Allen-Hardin Redi-Mix established in Piggott, AR. This company became Allen Engineering Corporation
Bought Allen-Hickson Ready-Mix Plant in Paragould, AR - same location as Allen Mfg. Plant now stands
Began concrete pumping operation
Sold all ready-mix and sand/gravel operations in Northeast Arkansas.
Dewayne Allen and family moved to Houston, TX. Introduced to screeds
Moved back to Paragould, AR - began manufacturing Screed, Fine Graders and Spreaders
First World of Concrete Exhibit. Have exhibited in every WOC since. Name changed to Allen Engineering Corporation
Introduced Power Sprayers.
First international business
Introduced Model 12 oscillating Bridge Deck Finisher
Introduced Walk-Behind Trowels
Began emphasis on bridge contracting work to go along with commercial contracting division
Introduced Roller Tube Finisher
Introduced Aluminum Truss "quick screed"
Introduced first Riding Trowel
Introduced Model 36 Air Screed
Started Promoting Dipsticks for measuring floor flatness
Produced the first Triple roller Tube Pavers
Introduced "flying frame" Riding Trowels
First to place Steel Pans (Floating Discs) under Riding Trowels
Introduced the Magic Screed
First Allen Concrete College held in Paragould
Manufactured Model 6036 Bridge Deck Finisher with gang vibration
Introduced "Green" Concrete Saw and Triple Trowel
Introduced hydraulic power steering on Riding Trowels
Celebrated 35th Anniversary
Sold first Slip Form Paver
Introduced hydraulic rotor drive on Riding Trowels
Fire destroys majority of AEC factory. Industry rallies in support of company
Operating in new and improved factory by year end
Jay Allen becomes AEC President. Dewayne is CEO/Chairman
Purchased Miller Power Buggy Line
Received Arkansas Governor's Award for Excellence in Global Trade
Re-branded all products under the Allen brand and red color
Introduced the V.P. (Value Premium) line of walkers
Exhibited at our 35th consecutive World of Concrete
Launced the all-new track buggy line
Allen celebrates 50 years of delivering "Concrete Innovation"
Paragould, Arkansas USA…