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Selas Gas and Engineering Co

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of Selas Works, City Road, Manchester. Telephone: Central 2648. Telegraphic Address: "Selasgas, Manchester"

Presumably the British subsidiary of SELAS Heat Technology of USA

1925 Patent x 2 - Improvements relating to apparatus for controlling the proportions of gases in mixtures.

1937 British Industries Fair: Advert as part of the Incandescent Furnace Group. Designers and Manufacturers of Industrial Gas Equipment for all Purposes in all Trades. Apparatus, Plant, Equipment, Furnaces, Ovens, Burners. Specialities and accessories for every industrial heating process and purpose, and with use for all fuels. (Engineering/Metals/Quarry, Roads and Mining/Transport Section - Stand Nos. D.327 and D.226) [1]

1937 Industrial heating equipment manufacturers. "Selas" Heating Equipment. [2]

1965 Was a part of Wellman, Smith, Owen Engineering Corporation which changed its name to Wellman Engineering; at that time Selas Gas and Engineering Co became Wellman Selas[3].

1985 Mont Engineering acquired the business interest of Wellman Selas, beneficiaries of the Selas interest in the UK; name changed to Mont Selas Ltd[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1937 British Industries Fair Advert p632; and p412
  2. 1937 The Aeroplane Directory of the Aviation and Allied Industries
  3. The Times, 9 August 1965
  4. Mont Selas website [1]