David Radcliffe presents the two engineers behind the success of Malcom Moore Pty Ltd, Malcolm Moore and Albert Longoni.
This talk was presented to the Port Melbourne Historical and Preservation Society on 27 October 2020.
Malcolm Moore and Albert Longoni
Crane slewing ring and undercarriage designed by Albert Longoni and manufactured by Malcolm Moore, 1928
Many locals have memories of the former engineering company, Malcolm Moore. For sixty years from 1927 their factory was a prominent feature on Williamstown Rd, on the present site of Bunnings. The foundations for the long term success of the company…
by David Radcliffe
Over the past four years, the article on Malcolm Moore Pty Ltd has elicited many reminiscences from people with personal or family ties to this former Port Melbourne based engineering company. The numerous fond memories suggest it was a great place to work, one that fostered loyal employees. Most of these responses are based on experiences from the 1960s…