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S. P. E.

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of Slough.

1933 Private company formed as South Priming Pumps & Engineering Co. Ltd.

1957 Acquired by Pulsometer Engineering Co.[1]

1958 Name changed.

1961 Precision engineers, manufacturing fuel pumps and fuel system equipment for aircraft and vehicles. Also wedged key split bushes. 520 employees. [2]

Subsidiary of Pulsometer Engineering Co when it was acquired by Booker McConnell and Weir.[3]

1962 Booker Group sold the company to Plessey Co.[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Apr 14, 1958
  2. 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  3. The Times (London, England), Wednesday, Sep 13, 1961
  4. The Times, Jun 12, 1962