Doug Booth – Senior Design Engineer / Sales Manager leaves major UK shotblast machine manufacturer Spencer Halstead (now Wheelabrator Group) to set up his own company.
Doug Booth designs and sells its first machine to British Steel, It was a 4 head Billet Line machine with over 300kw of centrifugal blast power!
Paul Booth (Current Managing Director and 2nd generation Booth) Joins the business.
Company develops world’s first slab (concrete flag) etching machine (the process theory was developed by Doug Booth for Marshalls and is now used globally).
Jonathan Booth joins the business (3rd generation Booth).
Doug Booth retires from the company he founded leaving the 2nd and 3rd generation Booths to take the company forward.
The company becomes Doug Booth (UK) Ltd.