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of Kelvin Works, Hackbridge, Surrey, manufacturer and suppliers of cable to public utilities and commercial undertakings
1917 Incorporated as a private company.
1917 Company made public.
1939 Work on fuel injection equipment for diesel engines, which had been carried out for 2 years and was a significant drain on the company's finances, ceased at the outbreak of war.
Post-WWII Acquired the Siemens cable factory at Woolwich
1955 Acquired Bryce-Siemens.
1956 Hackbridge Cable Holdings changed its name to Hackbridge Holdings
1961 Cable makers and electrical engineers.