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De La Rue Frigistor

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1962 Company formed as a subsidiary of De La Rue to exploit the field of thermo-electric cooling and refrigeration. This development occurred as a result of the minority stake acquired in Neeco Cooling Semiconductors of Montreal, earlier in the year[1]

1970 Acquired by Plastelec Group; name changed to Mectron (Frigistor)[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Sep 05, 1962
  2. The Times May 03, 1971