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1922's

1920’s

Our history begins in 1922, Atlas Iron Works, Inc was founded by the first of three generations of ownership

1930's

1930’s

We weathered the Great Depression, despite years and years with sales of $1,000 or less.

For Victory

World War II

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1940's

1940’s

We proudly served our country in World War II, by fabricating bulkheads for amphibious landing crafts.

Job Site - 1950's

1950's

Atlas focused primarily on commercial projects through local general contractors. Contracts were entered into via a handshake.

1960's

1960's

We expanded our capabilities and products to serve the industrial market.

1970's

1970's

We were one of the first fabricators in St. Louis to install automated beam punching equipment.

1980's

1980's

Atlas ventured into the design and manufacturing of custom structural steel mezzanines.

1990's

1990's

We updated our fabricating equipment to state of the art CNC operation. We also witnessed a tripling in business volume.

AISC - 2000's

2000's

Atlas became certified by the AISC for steel building structures.

2010's

2010's

Atlas has had the pleasure of supplying a portion of the steel (1,810+ Tons) for Zurich’s new headquarters.