An overview of mining giant Phelps Dodge, examining the company's 165-year history within the context of American technological and social history.By gaining control of North Americaa#39;s largest producer of wheels and rims for medium and heavy trucks, truck trailers, and ... which as recently as the mid- 1980s included only Phelps Dodge Magnet Wire and Phelps Dodge International . ... nickel-plated conductors for the automotive and appliance markets turned up in fuel system sensor wiring, waffle irons, ... In May 1996, Phelps Dodge Corporation acquired yet another family-owned specialty products firm, Nesor Alloy Corporation.
|Title||:||Vision & Enterprise|
|Author||:||Carlos A. Schwantes|
|Publisher||:||University of Arizona Press - 2000|