Curry Supply Operates as General StoreUnder the leadership of Lyonel Ritchey, 1st generation, Curry Supply Company operates as a general store from its Martinsburg, Pennsylvania facility selling supplies to the local farming community.
Curry ExpandsCurry Supply Company expands to operate a feed mill and grain storage facility.
Opportunity For GrowthSeeing an opportunity to further grow the business, Curry Supply begins selling used trucks.
Curry Begins Selling Industrial Equipment & TrucksDue to dwindling opportunity, the feed mill closes. Seeing few independent dealers selling used industrial equipment and trucks, the company begins selling bulldozers, backhoe loaders, log skidders, loaders, truck tractors, and other service vehicles.
Ownership ChangesFounder, Lyonel Ritchey, passes away. Ownership transfers to sons Bob, Cary, and Joe Ritchey, 2nd generation, who usher in a period of significant growth for the company. A new logo is introduced highlighting the full company name and the year the company was established.
Manufacturing BeginsThe company begins assembling new equipment, including Lube Trucks and Water Trucks. Manufacturing operations begin.
Curry Opens Parts DivisionFor customer convenience, and to expand the parts distribution business, the company opens a separate, but wholly owned parts division – Central Hydraulics in Roaring Spring, PA.
Assembly Shop Is OpenedA large, dedicated assembly shop is built on the Martinsburg, PA property, further expanding the capabilities of the company.
Full ServiceEquipment delivery and pickup begins so customers have full service, from purchasing to delivery.
Field Service StartsOffering yet another customer benefit, company begins offering field service for those customers who need on-site repair.
Shop ExpansionThe shop facility is expanded, adding even more bays and increasing the company’s manufacturing capacity.
3rd Generation GrowthThe 3rd generation of Ritchey’s take ownership of the company. Chris, Bob Ritchey’s son; Mark and Jason, Cary Ritchey’s sons; and Mike, Joe Ritchey’s son. Together they aggressively grow the business to unprecedented levels.
Custom Fab & DesignA dedicated engineering department is added to offer custom truck design and fabrication.
Locomotive CabsCurry Supply begins manufacturing locomotive cabs.
ExpansionCentral Hydraulics adds branch location in Eighty Four, PA
Jason Ritchey is named President, Curry Supply Co.
CS Trucking Is CreatedThe CS Trucking division is created, making trucking available to the general public.
Continued GrowthCS Trucking continues to grow and adds a location in Dover, Ohio.
Central Hydraulics RelocatesCentral Hydraulics outgrows facility and relocates to 3x larger facility.
Curry Rail ServicesThe locomotive cabs manufacturing moves into a facility in Hollidaysburg, PA and the Curry Rail Services division is created.
2014 Outstanding Business FirmCurry Supply awarded 2014 Outstanding Business Firm in Blair County by Altoona-Blair County Development Corporation.
Curry Wins ImPAct AwardCurry Supply wins 2014 Governor’s ImPAct Award for consistently creating and retaining jobs over previous 2 years.
Curflo OpensCURFLO opens in Houston, Texas.
Expansion To HoustonCurry Supply expands to Houston, Texas to better serve customers in the Southwest and also for easy access to the port for fast and economical international shipments.
85 Years Of Business!After 85 years of continuous business, Curry Supply is one of the largest and most respected commercial service vehicle manufacturers in the country and its footprint crosses the globe.