Kwinana belt plant to stretch

Kwinana belt plant to stretch

Fenner Dunlop's third press line will start full production in January 2022.

Fenner Footscray plant a belter

Fenner Footscray plant a belter

Fenner Dunlop's Footscray rubber ply belt plant turns 80.

Logistics

23 JANUARY 2020
Splicing safely

Splicing safely

The company identified 10 different steps in doing a belt splice that involved a knife.

Mining Monthly Awards

20 JANUARY 2020
New local idler action for Fenner Dunlop

New local idler action for Fenner Dunlop

New branch opens for Fenner Dunlop.

Logistics

14 OCTOBER 2019
Idler maker goes local

Idler maker goes local

Fenner Dunlop to open new plant in Brisbane

Logistics

22 JULY 2019
Fenner Dunlop lands $16 million South Flank contract

Fenner Dunlop lands $16 million South Flank contract

Local manufacturing capability helped secure contract win.

Development

02 APRIL 2019
Fenner Dunlop brings in CPA

Fenner Dunlop brings in CPA

Bought Conveyor Pulleys Australia from Longship Enterprises.

Supply chain management

31 JANUARY 2019
Capturing conveyor wear

Capturing conveyor wear

Tool can track how quickly a conveyor belt is wearing.

Training the next generation of conveyor mechanical experts

Training the next generation of conveyor mechanical experts

Fenner Dunlop launches a mechanical training facility.

Supply chain management

20 AUGUST 2018
Fenner Dunlop lands Rio Tinto Ports maintenance contract

Fenner Dunlop lands Rio Tinto Ports maintenance contract

Fenner Dunlop setting up Karratha branch to support the contract.

Maintenance

19 JULY 2018
A 200% belt life increase

A 200% belt life increase

Stopped ripping issue on front-end conveyor.

Maintenance

18 APRIL 2018
A safer approach to secondary support

A safer approach to secondary support

The solution won the 2017 Peabody Global Safety and Health Innovation Awards.

Sustainability

28 FEBRUARY 2018