Notable Orders: 1990s.

Some high-value orders and two interesting design studies.

This page contains a précis of notable orders taken by the company and the machinery they produced for those orders. If you (or someone you knew) worked on any of the machines noted here, please leave your memories of your (or their) part in the completion of that order by Adding a comment at the bottom of the page.

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DateDescription of GoodsClientCountryValueOrder No.Source
10/01/1990Single Mould Duplex press, Take-off & toolingGebr. Muller AGSwitzerland265,000001-65180D7338/10/6/9
06/03/1991Reconditioned Three Mould pressStrathclyde ChemicalsUK105,000001-65360D7338/10/6/9
15/03/1991Magnabloc & equipmentCrendon Concrete, for RussiaUK153,000111-65370D7338/10/6/9
28/03/1991Refurbish 40″ Extrusion pressUCAR CarbonUK111,859030-65360D7338/10/6/9
07/05/19911000 ton ‘Serck’ Extrusion press, for copper tubeNibco, VirginiaUSA249,910300-65400D7338/10/6/9
26/06/1991Refurbish Three Column pressZoontjensNetherlands294,490001-65420D7338/10/6/9
24/02/199218MN Aluminium Plate Stretching m/cClecim, for Egyptalum, EgyptFrance1,400,000507-65470D7338/10/6/9
17/08/1992Replacement Main Cylinder & Main Ram packingMetalexHong Kong125,475302-65510D7338/10/6/9
10/11/19921000 ton ‘Serck’ Extrusion press frameHowell Metal, VirginiaUSA140,000300-65540D7338/10/6/9
20/01/199316MN Extrusion Plant, for aluminiumLama Petroleum, London, for SyriaUK2,850,000301-65570D7338/10/6/9
09/06/1993Replacement Main Cylinder & Main Ram packingUnion MetalHong Kong111,575302-65620D7338/10/6/9
29/10/1993Three Mould press, Take-off & toolingConstruction EnterprisesUAE141,700001-65690D7338/10/6/9
03/12/1993Three Mould press, Take-off & toolingOriental Building MaterialsOman250,000001-65710D7338/10/6/9
12/12/1993Container Housing for Sutton pressAlusingenSwitzerland117,000303-65730D7338/10/6/9
20/01/1994Three Mould press, Take-off & toolingAl Sultan Industries, Abu DhabiUAE184,000001-65740D7338/10/6/9
07/03/19941000 ton ‘Serck’ Extrusion press frameA W FrazerNew Zealand111,900302-65760D7338/10/6/9
15/03/1994Three Mould press, Take-off & toolingS A B BoucardFrance294,700001-65770D7338/10/6/9
22/08/1994Main Cylinder Housing, with PiercerInco Alloys, Hereford (formerly Wiggin Alloys)UK353,64030-65850D7338/10/6/9
05/09/1994Removal and Re-installation of Extrusion PlantIndalex, CheltenhamUK270,00033-65860D7338/10/6/9
30/09/1994S/H 1900 ton Extrusion Plant, for aluminiumEgyptalumEgypt539,00030-65870D7338/10/6/9
01/10/1994Single Mould Duplex press, Take-off & toolingGebr. Muller AGSwitzerland274,00001-65880D7338/10/6/9
23/11/1994Thorid Paint LineAluminium Company of EgyptEgypt181,10031-65890D7338/19/6/9
03/01/1995Single Mould press & equipmentVibro BrickSouth Africa137,60001-65900D7338/10/6/9
10/04/1995Three Mould press & equipmentAl Sultan Industries, Abu DhabiUAE235,00001-65930D7338/10/6/9
26/10/19951800 US ton Extrusion Press PlantElixir Industries, GeorgiaUSAUSD 2,175,27831-65980John B records
07/11/1995Manufacture of Sub press FrameLucas AerospaceUK165,00050-66000John B records
07/12/19956MN DDI pressLucas AerospaceUK1,480,00050-66030John B records
01/04/1996Three Mould press & equipmentMunich ConcreteEurope279,00001-66040John B records
27/06/19962 – Single Mould pressesPasco PavingMiddle East500,00001-66060John B records
07/10/1996Main Cylinder & refurbished Main RamTimet UK, BirminhamUK102,53052-66050John B records
07/05/19976.5MN DDI Press & equipmentN K Gas CylindersSouth Korea2,130,00019-66120John B records
19/05/1997S/H Three mould press & toolingAl Sultan Industrial CementOman270,62905-66140John B records
20/11/1997Design Study for 150MN Aluminium Plate Stretching m/cPechiney Rhenalu, IssoireFrance69,50041-66160John B records
28/01/1998Design Study for 120MN  Aluminium Plate Stretching m/cBritish Aluminium Plate, BirminghamUK89,00041-66180John B records
16/03/1998200 ton Ring Rolling m/cDoncasters, BlaenavonUK1,100,00041-66170John B records
02/04/1998Auxiliary Cylinder assemblyHindustan Aeronautics, BangaloreIndia116,35041-66190John B records
27/11/1998200 ton Wheel press and equipmentIrish Railways, DublinRepublic of Ireland136,30041-66230John B records
15/02/1999Refurb/Modify 200 tonne Chain Link Setting m/cParsons Chain Co.UK99,50041-66240John B records
02/06/199912 tonne Rotary pressTimkenUSA178,20041-66260John B records
07/10/19991450 ton ‘Serck’ press frame (last major order from the Gloucester site).Howell Metals, VirginiaUSA332,50041-66270John B records


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