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of Birmingham

1913 Company founded. The first company to design and install electro-precipitators in Britain

1919 Private company.

1958 Acquired by a principal competitor, Simon-Carves[1]

1961 Electrical precipitation engineers and manufacturers of large-scale plant for the collection of fumes, dust and mist, purification of oil streams and the clarification of water effluent. 400 employees.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Nov 17, 1958