Headquartered near Kansas City, Kansas, WireCo WorldGroup, formerly Wire Rope Corporation of America, Inc. was originally founded in 1931 by J.P. Barclay, Sr. as an offshoot from his company, Wire Machinery Corporation of America. From these roots, the company has evolved into a global manufacturing leader. Today, WireCo WorldGroup, known for unmatched technical expertise and service, delivers value-added solutions to a wide range of industries through their wire rope, synthetic rope, wire, synthetic yarns, electromechanical cable engineered products and netting products.
From a small manufacturer in America’s heartland to a global industry leader, WireCo WorldGroup’s history is one of strategic growth. Each milestone, especially those in recent years, has helped ensure unparalleled global availability and technical expertise to meet diverse customer needs. Today, WireCo WorldGroup is the market, manufacturing and technical leader in wire and synthetic rope manufacturing, providing a consultative approach to offer customers a single, reliable source for solutions that fit their specific application and budget needs.
WireCo WorldGroup has selected Bookhouse Group to craft its commemorative book that will tell the history and fascinating story of this remarkable company.