Pipe fittings used around the world manufactured in Tioga County
For nearly a century, hot, molten iron has flowedinside Ward Manufacturing‚Äôs foundries in the¬†Tioga County borough of Blossburg, Pennsylvania.¬†A leading manufacturer of piping components, Ward Manufacturing‚Äôs¬†fittings have been¬†used in thousands of¬†installations around the¬†globe including those¬†in homes, commercial¬†developments, public¬†buildings and even the¬†new Freedom Tower in¬†New York City.
Founded in 1924 by¬†Joseph Patrick Ward,¬†Ward Manufacturing¬†quickly became and¬†remains one of the¬†largest employers in Pennsylvania‚Äôs Northern Tier.¬†More than 500 people are employed by Ward Manufacturing at the¬†company‚Äôs plants in Blossburg and throughout the United States. The¬†company has 17 distribution centers across the country and in Canada.¬†Ward Manufacturing has gone through several expansions in¬†Blossburg, including ones in 1928, 1938 and 1955. They‚Äôve added¬†many new products over the years, some of them with the help of¬†automation and new processes. Read more!