Career Architectural Entrepreneur Dies
May 7, 2010

George Arthur, co-founder and father of the current owner of Southern Stretch Forming, David Arthur, passed away May 4, after a lengthy illness. He was 83.

George Arthur owned the American Window and Door Company in Lubbock, Texas, before selling it to PPG. He then worked for PPG until leaving to start Skyfab, a curtainwall fabricator. Notable projects for Skyfab include the Stratosphere in Las Vegas, the 52-story Figueroa and Wilshire (Big Fig) in downtown Los Angeles and the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans. In 1991, he started Southern Stretch Forming with his son, David.

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