Rooting around in the fascinating stuff at the bottom of a draw labelled 'Engineering - Junk Miscellaneous'. Delving amongst the delightful...
100 years young
Someone well read person introduce the word ‘utile’.
Wow, never heard of that one.
And googling that bought up Utile Engineering – a British company manufacturing modern versions of the thing it was making 100 years ago, on the same Northamptonshire site – gas compressors in this case.
Hats off to Utile Engineering.
BTW, Utile is an adjective that seems to mean: advantageous, useful, being of service