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Graviner Manufacturing Co

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Sept 1940.
April 1943.
September 1950.
June 1951. Panel Type Radiators.
January 1951.
January 1952.
1956. Ref AA below

Graviner Manufacturing Co of Gosport Road, Gosport, Hants

Maker of fire fighting and fire prevention equipment for ships and aircraft, of Colnbrook (1951)

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1968 Fire detection system for Concorde engines. Part of Wilkinson Sword

1986 Acquired by RHP from Allegheny International[1]

1988 Became part of Pilgrim House, which attempted to build a larger fire protection business by buying Kidde Fire Protection Group from Hanson[2]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times, February 18, 1986
  2. The Times, August 17, 1988
  • The Engineer of 2nd August 1968 p160
  • AA. [1] Image courtesy of Aviation Ancestry