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1962 WYKO Industrial Services was formed by Roger Edwards and Phillip White in the Black Country, selling bearings. The company grew steadily.
WYKO was the first company to offer a 24-hour bearing and power transmission service across its 22 branches.
Further acquisitions were made in the next 4 years to strengthen WYKO's Electro Mechanical Services including:
2006 WYKO, having established itself as one of the leading suppliers of industrial products and engineering solutions in the UK, was acquired by Dutch engineering company ERIKS.
2008 WYKO was rebranded as ERIKS UK.