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of Solihull

Previously Isopad

1990 Acquired the surface heating business of Thomas French and Sons [1]

1991 Acquired Budenberg Gauge Co[2]

1992 Acquired Malvern Instruments from Cray Electronics[3]

1997 Acquired by Fairey Holdings

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, November 06, 1990
  2. The Times, May 01, 1991
  3. The Times, June 27, 1992