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Hydrovane Compressor Co

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pril 1969.

The Hydrovane Compressor Co Ltd. of Redditch, Worcestershire, England.

1961 Acquired by Hymatic Engineering Co, subsidiary of Chloride.[1]

1972 Acquired by International Compressed Air Corporation.[2]

1974 Produced the first air-compressor (23 series) to win an engineering award of the Design Council.[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, May 12, 1961
  2. The Times, Jun 15, 1972
  3. The Engineer 1974/05/09