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Corporate entry S. W. Hart and Co Ltd (c. 1901 - c. 1987)

c. 1901
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
c. 1987
Manufacturing industry
Perth, Western Australia


S. W. Hart and Co. Ltd began as a plumbers and ironworkers, in Perth, in the early years of the twentieth century. In 1953 they began to manufacture Solahart hot water systems, a product which was soon sold throughout the world. In 1984 the James Hardy Industry Group obtained a 50% shareholding of the company, acquiring the other 50% in 1987. This resulted in a name change - S. W. Hart and Co. Ltd becoming Hardie Energy Products.


 c. 1901 - c. 1987 S. W. Hart and Co Ltd
       c. 1987 - 1994 Hardie Energy Products
             1994 - Solahart Industries Pty Ltd

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Ailie Smith