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Subsidiary of J. Brockhouse and Co
of West Bromwich, Staffordshire
1944 Private company formed.
1944 Brockhouse was involved in 2 schemes to build steel pre-fabricated buildings, one with Sankeys
1953 Name changed.
1960 Sponsored a film about prefabricated steel buildings for schools, the C.L.A.S.P. system
1961 Designers and suppliers of prefabricated steel work, used in the erection of office blocks and schools.
1963 The C.L.A.S.P. building system was being trialled in Germany and Italy
1965 The factory at Glasgow making prefabricated buildings extended