Fenner’s ECS division is a world leader in the design and manufacture of conveyor belting for mining and industrial applications under the ‘Fenner’, ‘Fenner Dunlop’ and ‘Dunlop’ brand names.
Fenner has developed a comprehensive range of heavyweight belt products, including ply, solid woven and steel cord belt, for use according to the specific operating environment (whether above or below ground) and the materials being handled, which include coal, hard rock ores (such as iron or copper), other minerals, concrete, aggregates, forest products and grain. Fenner belts are manufactured in its plants around the world.
Alongside its range of belts, Fenner also manufactures and supplies related components necessary for the efficient operation of a conveyor system (e.g. pulleys, rollers, idlers and cleaners).
ECS supplies its customers from its locations across the world with particular strengths in North America and Australia and developing positions in Asia, Africa, South America and the Middle East.
Through ECS, Fenner is a world leader in the provision of conveyor services to mines and to the operators of material handling facilities such as ports. The range of services which Fenner is able to offer includes monitoring, maintenance, design and installation and may be provided on an ‘ad hoc’ or transactional basis, through to a full strategic partnership. Fenner conveyor services are provided through a network of service centres situated close to customers’ locations in Australia, North and South America, Europe and Africa.
CDI Energy Products designs and manufactures high-performance custom seals for demanding applications in the upstream oil & gas industry. CDI products are used within supplies both the conventional and unconventional segments of the industry and in sub-sea and on-shore locations.
Hallite is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of seals and sealing solutions used in hydraulic cylinders and other fluid power applications.
Fenner’s activities in the medical industry are designed to utilize its expertise in polymer technology and manufacturing in order to streamline product development and to supply a diverse range of products into market segments where superior growth opportunities are seen.
Within Solesis Medical Technologies, Secant Medical develops and manufactures biomedical structures for incorporation into devices such as stents, valves and scaffolds. Charter Medical produces assemblies and containers used in biological fluid handling and in a range of life science applications including biopharmaceutical manufacturing and cellular therapy.
Elsewhere within AEP, AIP uses its expertise in precision machining of polymers in order to supply highly complex carbon fiber radiolucent targeting and fixation devices and also to provide critical polymer implants and surgical devices to the orthopedic, cardiology and spinal segments of the medical marketplace.
Within AEP, Fenner Precision has developed a range of products using natural fibres, artificial fibres and wires which it has the capability to weave, knit and braid. These products range from low-friction fabrics for self-lubricated bearings, slip clutches and drag brakes, to filters and lightweight parabolic reflectors. According to the technical requirements of the application in which they are being used, the materials may be coated before or after processing.
Through a global network of R&D, polymer, textile and application engineers, Fenner companies design and supply high-quality belts and related products.
Fenner Drives supplies an extensive range of light-duty belts and accessories, such as PowerTwist, Eagle and T-Max, which are the heart of packaging systems and distribution centres; all have proven track records of decreasing maintenance downtime and improving efficiency.
Fenner Precision offers a full line of mini-pitch synchronous timing belts, multi-V belts, stretch and other flat belts; rollers and drums using specially formulated polyurethane; and silicone tyres. Applications include printing, ticketing, ATMs, office automation, robotics and pick-and-place.
James Dawson offers silicone and organic rubber hose for coolant, air charge and exhaust systems within high-performance diesel engines and for other challenging applications.
Alongside its wide range of lay-flat hoses for traditional applications including irrigation, drinking water, dewatering, slurry and fire protection, Mandals also supplies hoses for use in hydraulic fracturing.
From 3mm hearing aid parts to 2.5m wind turbine components, AEP businesses design, engineer and manufacture precision components for a wide range of demanding applications. These components are made from an extensive range of polymers and elastomers; manufacturing processes include moulding, extrusion and high-precision machining.