THE HISTORY OF HPE: FORD STEWARD'S BLACKSMITH SHOP

February 27, 2019

In February and March of 2019, HPE is taking a look back at the origins of Heating & Plumbing Engineers and the family behind the legacy!

Heating & Plumbing Engineers, Inc. was founded on February 21st, 1947 -- but the history behind the business goes back quite a bit further.

PHOTO #2 (1923): This is a photo of Kelly Eustace's great-great grandfather, Ford Steward, at his work bench. This picture is thought to be taken in his blacksmith shop in Rocky Ford, Colorado; which later was the same location of the shop for G.D. Steward Sheet Metal Works -- started by Ford's son, Glen.

Stay tuned for more on the history of HPE!