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New CEO for Luxfer Group

MANCHESTER: 28th September 2001 - 2:00 PM: Luxfer announced today that Ian McKinnon had stepped down from his post as Chief Executive of the Luxfer Group. He will be replaced by Brian Purves who will take over the post as Acting Chief Executive with immediate effect.

Acquisition of Hydrospin

RIVERSIDE, CA, 18th December, 1998 – The acquisition of Hydrospin, Inc. by Luxfer, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-pressure gas cylinders, was announced today by John Rhodes, Divisional Managing Director of Luxfer Gas Cylinders, a Division of the Luxfer Group Limited, headquartered in Manchester, England.

Acquisition of Australian cylinder manufacturer

8 January 1997: British Aluminium today announced the successful acquisition of CIG Gas Cylinders. CIG Gas Cylinders is a manufacturer of high pressure, aluminium, gas cylinders for fire extinguishers, breathing apparatus, diving equipment, medical and industrial gases and beverage dispensing. The company operates from a single manufacturing facility located in Kings Park, Sydney.