British Electrical Repairs Limited
Empire House, Charlotte Street, Manchester.
1910s Company was set up in London and Manchester to repair and rewind motors for the British Engine Insurance Co in response to the soaring cost of repairs by back street rewind shops.
1972 Acquired by Delta PLC
1987 BERL moved its head office from Manchester to new, purpose-built premises in Chesterfield.
BERL was a technical front runner in Thermographic Surveys, Vibration Analysis, Dielectric Loss Analysis, Puddle Brazing and Vacuum Pressure Impregnation amongst other techniques.
Sources of Information
-  Eriks