October – Metso Outotec acquires the Lippmann Group. Manufacturing continued in Milwaukee, Peterborough, and Ireland.
September – Lippmann International Ltd purchases Lippmann-Milwaukee.
Diane Gabriel became CFO of the company
Moved Lippmann Milwaukee, Inc. to its present location in Cudahy, WI
Rock Industries Machinery Corp. fell on hard times and was purchased by the current owners of Lippmann Milwaukee. Since 1976 the Gabriel family changed the name to Lippmann-Milwaukee, Inc.
Edward Lippmann split and formed a new company called Rock Industries Machinery Corp.
Litton Industries moved their operation to Columbia, SC. Litton Industries sold back the original operation to Edward Lippmann and one of his sons.
Hewitt Robbins and Lippmann Engineering Works were purchased by Litton Industries
Lippmann Engineering Works was sold to Hewitt Robbins Manufacturing
Mr. Edward Lippmann founded Lippmann Engineering Works