Timeline

1915

State Construction Company founded by JS Murray and George M. Evans

1928

CH Booth, Sr. joins State Construction Company as Office Manager/ Secretary

1931

CH Booth, Sr. promoted to General Manager

1935

Fire destroys main plant in Parnassus and majority of equipment

1941

CH Booth, Jr. joins US Air Force as Flying Cadet

1945

CH Booth, Jr. returns home from war; rejoins Burrell Construction Company

1948

FJ King dies; HB King becomes VP/Purchasing; CH Booth, Sr. promoted to President; CH Booth, Jr named Vice President/Operations

1960

Burrell acquires Ben Evan Insurance Co. and renames it Westmoreland Insurance Services

1972

CH Booth, Sr. dies from stroke; CH Booth, Jr. becomes President; Harvey Booth joins Burrell as part-time labor

1973

HB King dies

1976

HB King dies

1978

Ann King inherits husband’s (HB King) Burrell Stock

1980

Harvey Booth becomes Manager of the company’s Greenburg East Plant

1984

Burrell Mining Products, Inc. was incorporated on Oct. 17; Bill Harbaugh named President of Burrell Mining

1915

Harvey Booth transfers back to New Kensington to oversee Burrell Construction Operations

1988

Burrell Construction Company sold to Glen Straub; Burrell Group Inc. formed

1990

Reid Rotzler joins Burrell Company; Burrell purchases Town Hall Center as new headquarters

1992

Ann King dies; her kids inherit her Burrell Co. stock

1995

CAN patent registered for Burrell Mining

1997

Burrell Industrial Supply building in Parnassus sold; Harvey Booth named Vice President of Burrell Group

1998

Burrell purchases outstanding shares of King family stock

2000

Harvey Booth named President of Burrell Group; CH Booth becomes Chairman

2003

CH Booth, III dies

2004

CH Booth, Jr. becomes CEO of Burrell Group, Inc; Reid Rotzler promoted to Executive Vice President

2012

Harvey Booth, Jr joins Burrell Mining

2013

CAN patent expires

2015

CH Booth, Jr and Harvey Booth become Co-Chairmen; Bob Weil joins company as CEO

2015

Harvey Booth named CEO

2015

Harvey Booth, Jr becomes Product Specialist, selling Burrell Mining Products