Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,393 pages of information and 233,863 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Edmund Nuttall, Sons and Co

From Graces Guide

Jump to: navigation, search
1933. Southampton Dock Extensions - 1200 Foot Dry Dock.
c1970. Cutting machine used in the first attempt of the Channel Tunnel, cancelled in the 1970s.

Edmund Nuttall, Sons and Co of Manchester.

Company founded by James Nuttall, who was succeeded by his son Edmund Nuttall

Name changed to E. Nuttall and Co on the death of the founder

1910 E. Nuttall and Co were contractors for the third pipeline from Lake Thirlmere to Manchester[1]

1930 The company was one of a group of 6 contractors who had agreed to fund putting a bill through Parliament and obtaining necessary geological information for the Channel Tunnel Co and had agreed to build the British half of the tunnel[2]

1933 Carried out Southampton Dock Extensions in association with John Mowlem and Co.

1979 Edmund Nuttall Ltd taken over by HBG (Hollandsche Beton Groep).

2008 Became BAM Nuttall, part of the Royal BAM group.[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1911/01/06
  2. The Times Jul 01, 1930
  3. [1] BAM Nuttall website