Experts in material handling and conveyors –
helping our clients with efficient, effective automation and conveyor solutions

Timeline

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2014...
...LB Foster Materials Handling on substantial growth curve with several major contract wins Timeline
2013...
...CI Logistics changed its name to LB Foster Materials Handling Timeline
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2012...
...Major contract win - Clipper - £2.5m

...Major contract win - Caterpillar Stockton

...Portec Rail Products changed its name to LB Foster Rail Technologies Timeline
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2011...
...Major contract win – Honda Timeline
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2010...
...LB Foster bought CI’s parent company Portec Rail Products

...Major contract win - Diageo - £2m

...Other key contract wins include; River Island

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2009...
...Key contract wins include; Jane Norman, IDS, Smith and Nephew, Pirelli, Gradient/Recticel Timeline
2008...
...Key contract wins include; Linpac Allibert, Fyffes Timeline
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2007...
...Key contract wins include; Baxi, Mackays, Peacocks Timeline
2007...
...The three companies combined to form CI Logistics Timeline
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2006...
...Conveyors International acquired Kaybe Conveyors – end of line conveyors and vehicle loading specialists Timeline
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2003...
...Blacks Leisure – first £1m contract Timeline
2002...
...Conveyors International bought Quodeck, known for its garment handling, mezzanine floors and shelving capability

...Key contract win – TNT Kingsbury (through Astec Conveyors) Timeline
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2001...
...Gary Bale was promoted to managing director

...Key contract wins include; Phillips television, Georgia Pacific Timeline
1999...
...Portec Rail bought Conveyors International to sit alongside a small materials handling business already in its portfolio Timeline
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1998...
...Key contract win - Caterpillar Timeline
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1987...
...Key contract win - Chelsea Girl Timeline
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1983...
...Gary Bale, now managing director, began at Conveyors International as a draughtsman Timeline
1982...
...Conveyors International formed with a focus on overhead conveyors Timeline
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