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1968 Formed by the merger of A. Reyrolle and Co and C. A. Parsons and Co. Reyrolle Parsons would be a holding company - the Parsons and Reyrolle subsidiaries would continue to trade under their own names as these were well known in the industry.
1974 Mr. J. B. Woodeson was appointed as deputy chairman and chairman designate of the board.