ARC began in 1947 as Allen Refrigeration Company and grew from 12 people in 1987, when it became ARC Mechanical Contractors, to currently over 70 employees.
Since its inception, ARC has diversified from refrigeration service into full-service mechanical contracting with design/build capabilities. ARC’s scope of services has expanded to include sheet metal fabrication and installation, HVAC, plumbing, mechanical piping, heating, air conditioning, controls, medical gas systems, process piping, compressed air systems and refrigeration systems.
In 2002 Wilton Buskey became owner of the company. Wilton has many years’ experience in the mechanical contracting and service business.
In 2011, Jody Perkins, ARC’s service manager, became president of the company.