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Metrel Founder Elby Passes Away

May 20, 2003
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Pierre Elby, founder of Metrel, recently passed away. He formed Metrel in 1976 and allowed it to merge with Magneco in 1981 to become Magneco/Metrel. When Elby's French company, TRB, was sold and all of the other French interests in Metrel were sold, he remained as a shareholder of Magneco/Metrel. He continued to be an important and enthusiastic shareholder until his death.

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