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1943 Morris Radiators opened a manufacturing facility in Llanelli to produce the revolutionary gill tube radiator for the Spitfire aeroplane.
1987 A management buyout of the Llanelli radiator factory from SU-Butec.
1989 Acquired by Calsonic Corporation
1994 With support from the Welsh Development Agency, Calsonic International (Europe) plc established its European Technology Centre at Llanelli.
2000 With support from the Welsh Assembly Government, Calsonic International (Europe) plc built a wind tunnel test facility at Llanelli, and an Advanced Learning Centre.
2000 Calsonic Corporation and Kansei Corporation merge in Japan to become Calsonic Kansei Corporation.