About our ESOP

Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group (PTTG) employees are truly invested in their company.  As an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) company, a trust purchased and owns 30 percent of the shares in PTTG’s stock, while the Johnston family holds the …
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Pittsburg People: Maintenance Sales Department

The sales department at Pittsburg Tank & Tower Maintenance is one big family.  During the pandemic, the family has scattered to work in different locations, but they continue to work toward their common goals. Here’s a look at the members …
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Water Facts by Erin Schmitt

Where would Earth be without water?  It’s simple, life wouldn’t exist.  This extraordinary and versatile element nourishes all life – from flora to fauna. The liquid also helps fight the spread of everything from the common cold to Covid-19.  What …
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Response to the COVID-19 pandemic

After celebrating its centennial anniversary in 2019, the future looked bright for Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group as 2020 began.  With a strong economy and plenty of opportunities for construction and maintenance, it seemed like the start of another promising …
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Pittsburg People: Allstate Inspection Department

Have you ever seen a communication tower that looks like a tree?  Allstate Tower’s inspections visually inspect about 800 towers in an average year.  That includes cable television towers, cellular towers, broadcast towers, and river crossing towers, which hold high-powered …
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History of steel by Erin Schmitt

Whether it’s storage tanks, communication towers, or agricultural support equipment, Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group relies on steel to fabricate its products.  Steel production has evolved in the 101 years since PTTG was founded in 1919. The United States was …
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Meet the PTTG Accounting Team

The accounting department has a very important role at Pittsburg Tank & Tower Group: they make sure everyone gets paid. Nine people make up the PTTG accounting staff, with duties split between three companies – Pittsburg Tank Ground Division, Pittsburg …
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Maintaining your tank with fresh paint and cleanouts

Vehicles need routine oil changes and tune-ups to keep running.  Roofs and windows need to be replaced eventually to keep houses livable. So, it’s only natural that steel water storage tanks would require regular maintenance to preserve their functionality.  If …
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Allstate Tower Shop Employees

The Allstate tower shop stays busy fabricating cellular and broadcast towers along with steel structures used in the material handling business. “I was offered a position to help layout and set up equipment at the facility on Heilman Street about …
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