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British Industrial History

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Foster Wheeler

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of Ixworth Place, London

1919 Company founded.

1920 Private company formed as Power Speciality Co. Ltd.

1928 Name changed.

1961 Manufacturers of oil distillation and refinery plant and steam boilers. Contractors to Admiralty for equipment repair and maintenance of boiler plant on H.M. Ships. [1]

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