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Pengco Transport

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of Peterborough.

1974 Production of a simplified range of demountable chassis installations for commercial vehicles upto 16 tons gross vehicle weight. Turnaround time for unloading one body unit and substituting another on the vehicle chassis was 2-3 minutes.[1]

1976 Crane Fruehauf acquired from the receiver of Pengco Transport Systems Limited certain of that company's assets together with the rights to manufacture demountable vehicle bodies previously manufactured by that company

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1974/02/28