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07Oct93 UK: MOTT SET TO WRAP UP EWBANK PREECE DEAL.

By Brian Green.Mott McDonald is poised to take over the troubled consultant Ewbank Preece in a deal which could create Britain's biggest construction consultancy.Both firms claim they have talked of joining forces for a long time, but financial problems at Ewbank prompted it to seek buyers earlier this year.George Cummings, chairman and chief executive of Ewbank, said the firm had received a good response when it approached potential buyers.It narrowed down its suitors to negotiate ...

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