Carver Pump

Roy J. Carver, Sr. started Carver Pump Company in 1937 in Matherville, Illinois, with his brother, Ralph and only $100 capital. His idea was to use the finest, most durable materials possible and make the pumps by a pattern of his own design. He had the parts cast,...

Stanley Consultants

Stanley Consultants traces its beginnings to 1913, when Central States Engineering launched its practice in Muscatine, Iowa. In 1932, C. Maxwell Stanley joined the two-person firm which was renamed Young and Stanley, Inc. The business grew, and its reach stretched...

Muscatine Power & Water

Muscatine Power and Water is the community’s municipal utility. Commonly referred to as MPW, the utility provides local electric and water service, as well as cable television and Internet service. The evolution of MPW begins in 1876 when the first water company to...

Monsanto

Monsanto is an agricultural company that applies innovation and technology to help farmers around the world produce more while conserving more.  The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Muscatine’s Monsanto plant, which is located along Wiggens Road on...

Kent Corporation

Turning Science into Solutions Gage Allison Kent understood the value of collaborative relationships and believed passionately that honesty and consistent quality would yield success. With these guiding principles he opened his doors for business in 1927 in the animal...