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Nuffield Study - Appendix 2 - Dundas Limited

 
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Nuffield Study 1943

Appendix 2

 R K Dundas Ltd




Industry

Engineers and Contractors to Air Ministry, Admiralty and WO

Location

Brimscombe

Number employed at present time (June/ Sept 1942

Men

50

Women

50

Estimated Numbers employed prewar

Men

-

Women

-

Estimated postwar numbers (a)men (b) women

(a) 200 (b) 200

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

Practically impossible to obtain lodgings and houses

Do you expect to remain after the war?

Yes, we intend to settle permanently & would require 50 workmen's houses

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

75% by bus

What is the nature of your principal raw materials?

Does it come by rail, canal or road?

Metal

Rail and road

What form of power do you use?


Electric and Gas

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

Present supply  apparently sufficent
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