Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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October 1959.
October 1960.

of 6670 Parkway, London, N.W.1.

1958 Firth Cleveland Instruments licensed the Gilbarco deep tank electric contents gauge from Gilbert and Barker Manufacturing Co, of Springfield USA, a subsidiary of Standard Oil Company[1]

1986 Management buyout

1987 World leading supplier of fuel dispensing and associated petrol station products. Acquired by GEC[2]

2001 Sold to Duke Street Capital[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jul 16, 1958
  2. The Times, July 28, 1987
  3. The Times, November 10, 2001