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Nuffield Study - Appendix 2 - Hoffman (Gloucester) Ltd

 
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Nuffield Study 1943

Appendix 2

 Hoffman (Gloucester) Ltd



Industry

Engineers and manufacturers. Ball and Roller bearings, steel balls and rollers

Location

Stonehouse

Number employed at present time (June/ Sept 1942

Men

257

Women

354

Estimated Numbers employed prewar

Men

-

Women

-

Estimated postwar numbers (a)men (b) women

Depends on trade

Does the housing situation effect your supply of labour at the present time? If so, in what way?

We have had difficulty but this is now being overcome

Do you expect to remain after the war?

It is our intention to settle permanently

What proportion of your employees travel to work by train (other means of conveyance) from other districts?

Mainly by bicycle and bus

What is the nature of your principal raw materials?

Does it come by rail, canal or road?



Rail and Road

What form of power do you use?


Electric

Do you produce your own power? If so, is it generated by steam or gas?

no

Would you be interested in an increased public supply of electric power, if available

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