Daniel Adamson & Co Ltd
The company was founded in 1842 by Daniel Adamson and established an iron works at Newton Moor near Dukinfield. Specialised in the construction of turbines for power generating, boilers, super heaters and fusion welded pressure vessels. It became a private company in 1914 and was made public in 1951. In 1964 the company was sold to Acrow (Engineers).