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Club Level Highlight

A Major Milestone for Johnson Matthey’s Pennsylvania Clean Air Manufacturing Plant

Symbolising trade and investment between the United Kingdom and the surrounding South Pennsylvania region, look no further than Johnson Matthey’s Devon manufacturing plant, celebrating its 50th birthday. 

JM’s scientists set to work prototyping honeycomb catalysts in Europe, before patenting an autocatalyst, with a proof of concept on a 1500cc Chrysler Avenger, sold in the US as a Plymouth Cricket. Viable production followed, through combining a conveyor belt and waterfall washcoat solution, with the Devon doors opening in March 1974 – an identical replica of its Royston sibling, situated in Hertfordshire, England, UK.  

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Bicentennial Bell Project – Ribbon Cutting

Let freedom ring! 48 years ago, Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visited Philadelphia. In honor of the Country’s 200th birthday, the Queen presented the City with the Bicentennial Bell, symbolizing the enduring friendship, and strong cultural, political and economic ties between the US and the UK.

In 1976, Her Late Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, said, “Today, to mark the 200th anniversary of that declaration, it gives me the greatest pleasure, on behalf of the British people, to present a new bell to the people of the United States of America. It comes from the same foundry as the Liberty Bell but written on the side of this Bicentennial Bell are the words ‘Let Freedom Ring.’ It is a message in which both our people can join and which I hope will be heard around the world for centuries to come.”

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The BABCPHL recognizes our Club Level Members:

  • Almac
  • American Airlines
  • Baker Tilly
  • Citrin Cooperman
  • Duane Morris
  • EisnerAmper LLP
  • Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • Forensic Resolutions
  • Johnson, Kendall & Johnson, Inc.
  • Johnson Matthey
  • Morgan Lewis
  • Olympus
  • Penn Medicine