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Sandvik Swedish Steels

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of Halesowen.

1914 Private company formed as Sandvik British Agency as representatives of the Swedish company Sandvik.

1951 Name changed.

1961 Steel merchants and tool manufacturers. 170 employees.[1]

1978 Acquired Spooner Industries[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. * 1961 Dun and Bradstreet KBE
  2. The Times Jul 22, 1978