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Lucas Gas Turbine Equipment

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of Victor Works, Bowring Park Road, Liverpool 14.

Part of Joseph Lucas (Industries)

1956 Joseph Lucas (Gas Turbine Equipment) Ltd. of Birmingham and Burnley, was a subsidiary of Joseph Lucas (Industries)

1969 Lucas acquired Premier Precision to expand the facilities available for the Lucas Gas Turbine Equipment activity[1]

1971 Lucas reorganised its aerospace-related activities including Rotax, Lucas Gas Turbine Equipment, the former Special Products Group of English Electric Co, H. M. Hobson, Vactric and Premier Precision; formed Lucas Aerospace Ltd to integrate these activities[2]


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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 16, 1969
  2. The Times, Dec 14, 1971