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1966 Crabtree-Vickers was established by Vickers as Britain's foremost printing machinery manufacturer.
1977 Crabtree-Vickers Leeds was formed and was the only British manufacturer of a range of sheet and web fed offset printing presses and the home of Crabtree-Vickers newspress 
1980 The 900 series press was produced.
1982 Crabtree-Vickers moved into Europe's newest printing machinery facility.
1993 Crabtree Printing Machinery was incorporated.
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