Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Press photos by Paul CmilAbove: A Phoenix Forging employee focuses on his work. The Catasauqua company, located at 800 Front St., makes commodity products including connectors for steel piping, lifting handles for tanks and compressor fittings.

Forging ahead

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

The largest employer in Catasauqua can trace its heritage back to 1882 when the Bryden Horseshoe Company was established.

Bryden, at its founding, had the latest horseshoe technology, a unique design that kept horses from sliding. Phoenix...