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AEI: Traction

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This is a subsection of AEI

Both of the main constituent companies were involved in making electric traction equipment:

1960 AEI reorganised its 3 main operating companies into product divisions[1], one of which specialized in traction equipment. This was part of the Industrial Products Group.

1967 After the take-over by GEC, the AEI Traction activities were concentrated in one factory at Sheffield[2]

1969 Presumably became part of English Electric-AEI Traction

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Apr 22, 1960
  2. The Times, July 30, 1968