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British Bedaux

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Consulting industrial engineers

c.1916 Charles E. Bedaux established a consulting business, concerned with industrial process management (based on time and motion studies)

1926 Established a branch of the business in Britain

1936 British Bedaux Ltd was incorporated as a public company to acquire the consultancy of Charles E Bedaux in Britain; there were similar activities in 9 other countries[1]

1945 Name changed to Inbucon[2]

1987 Inbucon was acquired by P-E International[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Apr 01, 1936
  2. The Times Jun 16, 1945
  3. The Times, May 16, 1987