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Manufacturer of heating and air conditioning equipment and installer of lifts
1973 Public company; shares traded on the Stock Exchange for the first time
1982 Described as London-based; workforce of 1,000 (cut by half in two years). £17.5 million turnover in heating and ventilation, lift mechanisms and building services.
1985 Subsidiary F. H. Biddle sold one factory in Nuneaton and bought another from the receiver of Meymott Machine Tool