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Metals merchant, hydraulic joints maker and industrial lubricant supplier, of Wednesbury
1969 Floated on the stock exchange, a ferrous scrap metal dealer; its wholly-owned subsidiary Daniel dealt in non-ferrous metals. Said to be coming to market "too early because of capital needed for expansion"
1974 Continued rapid growth, the company was now profitable; major expansion had come from steek stockholding, especially with foriegn steel