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Electrical Engineers of Norwich and Openshaw.
1883 Company founded.
1896 Private company.
1929 Company made public.
1937 Electrical machinery manufacturers. "Red Band" Fractional H.P. Motors.
1945 January. R. J. Spicer retired from the position of general manager of the switch works of the company after forty six years' service. Mr H. Worship, formerly manager of the instrument department took over the management of the Thorpe Road, branch works.
1961 Manufacturers of dynamos, motors and electrical apparatus.
1968 Maker of control panel for nuclear submarines.
1969 Laurence Scott Ltd was incorporated to acquire Laurence, Scott and Electromotors Ltd
1986 The name of Laurence, Scott Ltd was changed to Norcast Ltd
By 1996 Laurence, Scott and Electromotors Ltd was a subsidiary of FKI 
2004 FKI closed the Norwich division