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Henry Balfour and Co

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1869. Dunbar and Nicholson's Gas-Retort Charging and Drawing Machinery.
March 1903.
February 1904.

of Durie Foundry, Leven, Scotland.

1810 Company founded by Henry Balfour

1896 Public company.

1961 Ironfounders, gas and chemical engineers and manufacturers of pressure vessels and machinery cut gearing (castings up to 100 tons). 1,000 employees. [1]

1962 Acquired by Pfaudler Permutit Inc[2]

2010 Pfaudler Balfour marked its bicentenary[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  2. The Times, Mar 01, 1962
  3. The Times, June 23, 2010