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Kontak Manufacturing Co

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1957 E V Industrials acquired Kontak Manufacturing Co, precision engineers in the fields of jet engines and nuclear power[1]

1966 Kontak Precision Engineering Co. of Grantham, supplier of hydraulic equipment for aircraft engines[2]

1982 Rubery Owen Hydraulics became part of Kontak Manufacturing[3]

1989 Kontak Hydraulics was sold to Commercial Hydraulics of Bedford[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Dec 31, 1957
  2. The Times, Sep 27, 1966
  3. The Times, Jan 28, 1982
  4. The Times September 09, 1989