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Companies Founded in 1970

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List of the top or longest running businesses/companies/firms founded, started or launched in 1970; incl. corporations and public/private enterprises. Alphabetical. sortable by column.
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    Abt Sportsline

    Automotive industry
    ABT Sportsline is a motor racing and auto tuning company based in Kempten im Allgäu, Germany....  more
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    Petroleum industry
    Acergy S.A. was an international offshore seabed to surface engineering and construction...  more
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    Acerinox, S.A. is a stainless steel manufacturing conglomerate group based in Spain. The...  more
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    Aer Arann

    Aer Arann was a regional airline based in Dublin, Ireland. The airline operated scheduled...  more
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    Aeroperlas was an regional airline based in Panama City, Panama. It was the third largest...  more
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    Aérospatiale was a French state-owned aerospace manufacturer that built both civilian and...  more
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    Air Maldives

    Air Maldives was the first national airline and flag carrier of the Maldives. It was...  more
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    Aker Verdal

    Ship Building and Repairing
    Aker Verdal AS formerly known as Aker Kværner Verdal is a construction yard for large steel...  more
  • 9

    Allied Dunbar

    Insurance Carriers
    Allied Dunbar was a large British life assurance group. In its early years it was known as...  more
  • 10
    The Alyeska consortium refers to the major oil companies that own and operate the Trans-Alaska...  more
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    American Management Systems

    American Management Systems was a high technology and management consulting firm, founded in...  more
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    Software, Prepackaged Software
    Ansys, Inc. is an engineering simulation software developer headquartered south of Pittsburgh...  more
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    Apoteket AB is the national pharmaceuticals retailing former monopoly in Sweden. Apoteket AB,...  more
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    Armadillo World Headquarters

    Armadillo World Headquarters was a music hall and entertainment center in Austin, Texas, from...  more
  • 15

    BA Connect

    BA Connect was a fully owned subsidiary airline of British Airways. Headquartered in Didsbury,...  more
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    BBS Kraftfahrzeugtechnik

    Manufacturing, Automotive industry
    BBS Kraftfahrzeugtechnik AG is a high performance automobile wheel design company...  more
  • 17

    Beefeater Grill

    Restaurant, Hospitality
    Beefeater is a chain of pub restaurants in the United Kingdom, owned by Whitbread. There are...  more
  • 18

    VDL Berkhof

    VDL Berkhof is a Netherlands-based bus and coach builder, founded in 1970 by Arthur Berkhof...  more
  • 19

    Boston Properties

    Lessors of Real Estate
    Boston Properties, Inc. is a self-managed real estate investment trust based in Boston,...  more
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    British Caledonian was a private, British independent airline, operating out of Gatwick...  more
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    Buffalo Airways

    Buffalo Airways is a family-run airline based in Hay River, Northwest Territories, Canada...  more
  • 23


    Casino, Retail
    Cartamundi, also called Carta Mundi, is a Belgian company, based in Turnhout, that produces...  more
  • 24
    Celestial Seasonings is a tea company based in Boulder, Colorado, United States that...  more

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    Chedraui is a publicly traded Mexican grocery store and department store chain also operating...  more