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Scientist or institution: García Munté S.A.
Repository institution: Arxiu Nacional de Catalunya
Keywords: Engineering
Period covered: 1942-1973
Additional information:

The origin of GME dates back to 1922, when Antonio Nuño García-Munté Garcia & Co. founded. to deliver solid fuel in the Spanish territory. Years later, the company acquired "Limes, Cements and Carbones de Pobla de Segur" in 1929 and "Spanish Shipping Line" in 1952. The commitment of Francisco Garcia-Lopez Munté national mining led to the creation anthracite Gillon in the early '70s to manage the exploitation of Asturian anthracite mining concessions "Mina Matiella" and "Perfect Mine" becoming, in few years, the leading company in the area. Also born in the '70s Commercial García - Munté SA in order to import and distribute all types of solid fuels worldwide.
Finally in 1998, following a split family Commercial García - Munt, born GME, which is a joint venture with Dutch group Bv SSM Coal (now Oxbow Group).

Description:

Administrative Documentation
Thecnical Documentation
Maps

Approximate volume: 2,52 ml



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