Alkon started making valves in the mid-1960s and developed several innovative, now-patented designs. In 1982, they introduced a unique line of brass push-to-connect (PTC) fittings. In 1999, they moved their corporate headquarters to Fremont, Ohio and in 2000 their valve offering quadrupled with the purchase of ISI Fluid Power. Today, Alkon Corporation is a multinational manufacturer and global supplier of superior quality valves, fittings and flow controls. Their main manufacturing facility in Ohio grown from 7,000 to over 60,000 square feet and their Mexico facility produces forgings and performs primary machining on many parts.