The William “Don” Johnston Memorial Bridge

Dozens of Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group employees and their family members gathered one unusually hot September morning in Audubon Park to pay tribute to the company’s late owner – Don Johnston – with a memorial bridge built in his …
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Meet our Team – Pittsburg People

Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group is a diversified company that is actually three separate entities under the same umbrella. Pittsburg’s Ground Division oversees the fabrication, manufacturing, and erection of new storage tanks and towers.  Here’s an introduction to a few of …
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PTTG celebrates its centennial in style

“If one ever wondered if prayers are answered, our 100-year celebration should convince them they are,” said Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group President Ben Johnston. Several hundred PTTG employees, their family members, friends and other guests gathered in Audubon Mill …
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Historic Water Towers

  The National Register of Historic Places is a registry that includes buildings, infrastructure, sites, districts and objects that are worth preserving due to their historical significance. Founded in 1966, the register has more than 90,000 separate items listed.  Of …
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June is National Safety Month

Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group has been in business for 100 years. PTTG has had to adapt over that century and evolve to meet industry standards. “In today’s environment, if you are not a safe company, you won’t stay in …
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Family Ties: Moms and their kids working at PTTG

Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group is like a large family with hundreds of relatives. Some of those relatives are actually kinfolk.  In honor of Mother’s Day, here’s a look at some of our hardworking PTTG ladies and their equally dedicated …
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What It Takes to Run a Successful Tank and Tower Business

Some businesses only require a handful of people for sustainable success. Others need the close cooperation of a large, diverse group of professionals, each of whom specializes in his or her respective field. Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group is one …
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Beneficial Partnership

Two pillars of Henderson, Kentucky are celebrating milestone anniversaries this year. Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group marks its 100th anniversary in 2019, while Henderson County Schools is observing its sesquicentennial anniversary – or 150 years.   “It is hard for …
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Operation Alcatraz Water Tower Restoration

More than one million visitors cross the choppy waters of the San Francisco Bay by ferry every year to visit Alcatraz Island. Though it’s had many uses, the small island is best known for housing the famous Alcatraz prison from …
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