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Mors Smitt, of Burton, supplier of controls and systems to railway and other industries
1898 Societé d’Electricité et Automobiles Mors was founded in France
1900 Netherlands Instruments Factory (NIF) established
1902 Smitt was founded in the Netherlands
1913 NIF became NIEAF (Netherlands Instruments and Electrical Apparatus Factory)
1984 Smitt merged with NIEAF.
1990 Dardel Industries acquired Nieaf-Smitt
1996 Dardel Industries acquired the Mors Relay Division. Presumably the group became Mors Smitt Group at this time.
2003 Mors Smitt Technology USA was created
2008 Foundation of MorsSmitt Asia in Hong Kong and Zhongshan Relay Limited in China.
2011 Acquired STS Rail.
2012 Wabtec corporation acquired Mors Smitt Group.