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    Luxfer Holdings PLC (LXFR)

    10.14 Up 0.01(0.10%) 1:08PM EST - NYSE Real Time Price
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    Luxfer Holdings PLC
    Anchorage Gateway
    5 Anchorage Quay
    Salford, M50 3XE
    United Kingdom - Map
    Phone: 44 16 1300 0600
    Website: http://www.luxfer.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Diversified Machinery
    Full Time Employees:1,833

    Business Summary 

    Luxfer Holdings PLC, a materials technology company, designs, manufactures, and supplies materials, components, and high-pressure gas-containment devices for environmental, healthcare, protection, and specialty end-markets in Europe, North America, and internationally. The company operates through two divisions, Elektron and Gas Cylinders. The Elektron division focuses on specialty materials based on magnesium, zirconium, and rare earths. This segment develops and manufactures magnesium alloys and powders, magnesium products, seawater-activated batteries, magnesium-based heating pads, chemical agent detection and decontamination kits, and seawater desalination kits, as well as magnesium, copper, zinc, and brass photo-engraving plates under the Magnesium Elektron brand. It also develops and manufactures specialty zirconium products, including zirconium-based materials, zirconium oxides, filters, thermal barrier coatings, Zirconium-based reactive chemicals, and carbon-capturing sorption products under the MEL Chemicals brand. The Gas Cylinders division manufactures and markets aluminum and composite cylinders, systems and accessories, which are used for breathing apparatus, alternative fuels, bulk gas transportation, specialty gases, medical, fire extinguishers, beverages, scuba, and aerospace applications under the Luxfer Gas Cylinders brand. This segment also designs and manufactures aluminum and magnesium panels for use in aerospace, automotive, rail, architectural, and healthcare components and products under the Superform brand; and spun steel cylinders for petroleum sampling, containment of oxygen used by pilots, and parachutists at high altitudes. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Salford, the United Kingdom.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Brian Gordon Purves , 61
    Chief Exec. Officer, Member of Exec. Management Board and Exec. Director
    Mr. Andrew Michael Beaden , 48
    Group Fin. Director, Member of The Exec. Management Board, Exec. Director and Chairman of Hedging Committee
    Mr. David Terence Rix , 47
    Managing Director of Magnesium Elektron and Member of Exec. Management Board
    Mr. Edward John Haughey , 60
    Managing Director of Mel Chemicals and Member of Exec. Management Board
    Ms. Linda Frances Seddon , 65
    Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. and Member of Exec. Management Board
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.