Walgren Company was founded in 1955 as a supplier of specialty anodizing chemicals and equipment. The company later merged with Arnold Parker Inc. to provide engineering services for plating and anodizing equipment.
PriceWalgren is a world leader in turnkey Automatic Metal Finishing Systems for anodizing, plating, conversion coatings, NDT, and other chemical treatment applications.
Our team has the people, capacity, and technical expertise to design, build and commission finishing lines that suit clients’ products, throughput, and facilities. We’ve spent more than half a century refining our turnkey delivery processes to continuously provide first-class finishing lines for some of the world’s most renowned brands.
In 1983, Price Industries was founded in Dutton, Michigain by Robert Price as a design and fabrication business for major industrial finishing equipment, material handling systems, and mechanical cleaning components.
Price Industries joined KOCH to form PriceKoch Industries; this business venture that expanded KOCH’s product and technology offerings to new customers, industries, and territories.
Walgren Company was acquired by KOCH and merged with PriceKoch Industries to form, PriceWalgren.
Today, PriceWalgren continues to operate as part of KOCH with a continuous commitment to delivering top-of-the-line finishing equipment and system components.