Vickers was a famous name in British engineering that existed through many companies from 1828 until 1999.

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Catherine Vickers
... Catherine Vickers is a Canadian pianist, born in Regina ... Vickers subsequently settled in Germany, where she is a professor at the Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts and the artistic director of an electronics-piano festival (Piano+) at Karlsruhe's ...
History - Current Status of Vickers
... Vickers remained independent until 1999 when the then Vickers plc was acquired by Rolls-Royce plc who sold the defence arm to Alvis plc, which became Alvis Vickers ... Vickers plc and the subsidiaries retained by Rolls-Royce were renamed Vinters in March 2003 ... This Vickers name lived on in Alvis Vickers, until the latter was acquired by BAE Systems in 2004 to form BAE Systems Land Systems ...