History of Cambridge Specialty
Cambridge Specialty Co., Inc. began
operating in 1952. At that time, Cambridge was manufacturing
tool work for various area manufacturers including
Fafnir Bearing, Stanley Works, and New Britain Machine. The
business obtained a vendor number from Pratt & Whitney
Aircraft in East Hartford and began manufacturing service
In 1979, David E. Brayton
purchased Cambridge Specialty Co., Inc. from Robert Sirois,
the only remaining owner. Peter M. Campanelli was shop foreman
at the time.
In 1982, Cambridge obtained a vendor code from Sikorsky Aircraft.
In 1985, Peter M.
Campanelli became a partner in the business.
In 1997, the officers of
the company were named and remain as follows:
Peter M. Campanelli……………Vice
President, Treasurer, Secretary
August 2001, Constructed a new state-of-the-art, 17,500 sq. ft. facility and relocated to 588 Four Rod Road, Berlin, CT.
In December 2005, David
Brayton retired from the company. Peter Campanelli, with 31
years of manufacturing experience at Cambridge, has taken over
the business as sole owner and President of the company.
May 2008, Completed 10,000 sq. ft. addition to existing building to increase manufacturing capabilities and add machinery.