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FENNER PARTNERS WITH KESTREL FOR 'COMMUNITY CONVEYORS' CAMPAIGN

Fenner Conveyors and Kestrel Coal Resources have launched a partnership campaign to support local community.

In late 2021, Fenner won the three year contact for conveyor system and belting supply to Bowen Basin-based mining company, Kestrel Coal Resources.

As part of this, Australian Conveyor Engineering (ACE) will deliver four maingate conveyors to Kestrel’s mine in Emerald. This includes all mechanical and electrical engineered equipment, alongside Fenner manufactured conveyor belting.

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FENNER CONVEYORS ACQUIRES CONVEYOR PRODUCTS & SOLUTIONS (CPS)

Fenner Australia has completed an acquisition of 100% ownership of Conveyor Products & Solutions Pty Ltd (CPS).

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ACE INTRODUCES NEW DEWATERING SYSTEM

Article published in Australian Mining

ACE has developed an underground dewatering system that increases residence time and water removal capabilities.

Respirable dust is a constant underground obstacle, particularly in coal mining operations where dust particles are often so small they’re not visible to the naked eye.

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FENNER SETS ITS SITES ON FATIGUE MANAGEMENT

Published in Safe To Work

Safety is at the forefront of everything Fenner does. Following a big safety win at the prospect awards earlier this year, the company has put its focus on managing fatigue within its employee network.

Fenner Conveyors can manufacture and supply complete conveyor systems from head-to-tail – all done in-house. Where the company is really shining its competitive advantage though, is its commitment to safety.

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NEW MACKAY BASE FOR CONVEYOR SOLUTIONS TEAM

Published in Industry Queensland

The Fenner Conveyors and Australian Conveyor Engineering (ACE) businesses in Mackay have started moving into a new 21,500sq m facility at 217 Farrellys Rd, Paget.

Part of the Michelin Group of Companies, Fenner & ACE commissioned the purpose-built facility in 2020 to facilitate the growing field service and engineering businesses, from one location.

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FENNER GOES TOUGHER, NOT THICKER

Published in the Australian Bulk Handling Review

Fenner’s new Usflex super-heavy-duty belt can withstand some of the toughest environments the iron ore industry can throw at it.

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ACE DESIGNS VIBRATING SCREEN FOR DEWATERING SOLUTIONS

With the increasing awareness of the risks associated with respirable dust in underground coal mines, mining companies have been progressively introducing more and more water into the underground environment in an effort to manage the risk.

Due to nature of the mining process, the majority of this water makes its way onto the mines conveyor system, creating major spillage issues along with material degradation. Traditional ‘fixed’ de-watering systems are ineffective at removing these large quantities of water from the conveyors.

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ONE YEAR OF ACING SAFETY IN MACKAY

ACE QLD records Safety Milestone of 12 months recordable injury free. 

Last week the ACE QLD Team reached 12 months recordable injury free.

As part of the Fenner group of companies, ACE operates under the SafetyCircle program, instilling safe behaviours from the ground up.

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FENNER DUNLOP AUSTRALIA REBRANDS

Article published in the Australian Bulk Handling Review

Fenner Dunlop Australia has announced its co-branding with Michelin, and will now be known as Fenner Conveyors, A Michelin Group Company.

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PROSPECT AWARDS' SAFETY ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR

Fenner’s General Manager of Safety, Training & Technical, Vicki Wust, was awarded Australian Mining’s ‘Safety Advocate of the Year’ Award at the Prospect Awards 2022.

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FENNER INVESTS IN NEW SAFETY EQUIPMENT AT FOOTSCRAY FACTORY

Fenner Conveyors has recently invested in new safety equipment at its belting factory in West Footscray. The upgrade includes a new safety gate located at the plant’s Rotocure.

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BELLE BANNE DELIVERS ELECTRIC BELT PULLER IN THE PILBARA

Belle Banne has designed a specialised belt puller for service work in the Pilbara.

Conveyor belt system solutions provider, Belle Banne, has been servicing Pilbara-based customers for over 25 years. Privy to the unique operating climate, Belle Banne has designed a specialised electric belt puller from the ground up.

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MOVING FORWARD IN 2022

Fenner Dunlop Australia has announced its co-branding with Michelin. As of 1 January 2022, Fenner Dunlop Australia will be known as ‘Fenner Conveyors, A Michelin Group Company.’

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FENNER TRANSFORMING SAFETY WITH IBELT BELTGAUGE

Article published in Safe To Work.

Fenner Dunlop is revolutionising safety within the mining industry with its intelligent conveying products and services.

The iBelt BeltGauge provides mobile monitoring solutions that reduces the need for manual inspections of mine sites, which can have serious implications to the safety of personnel on site.

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MAPPING THE FUTURE OF INTELLIGENT CONVEYING

Article published in the Australian Mining

Fenner Dunlop’s iBelt intelligent conveyor technology is delivering more efficient minerals processing applications through a suite of smart solutions.

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FENNER DUNLOP STRIVES FOR MINE SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS WITH IBELT OFFERING

Article published in International Mining

Fenner Dunlop says it is revolutionising safety within the mining industry with its intelligent conveying products and services.

Performing manual inspections is a major challenge that mine sites face on a daily basis, and they can have serious implications to the safety of personnel on site.

This is one of the reasons the company is finding customers are particularly interested in its mobile inspections and thickness testing solutions

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DELIVERING AQUILA'S OVERLAND CONVEYOR

Published in Australian Bulk Handling Review

Last year, Fenner Dunlop ACE was contracted to deliver an overland conveyor system for Anglo American’s Aquila project. ABHR speaks to Brendon Harms, Regional Manager of ACE Queensland to find out how the project has progressed.

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HAZARD HUNT HELPS FENNER DUNLOP HIT PLANT RECORD

Article published in Safe to Work

Conveyor belt company Fenner Dunlop has recorded 365 days injury free at its West Footscray manufacturing plant.

Fenner’s oldest manufacturing facility has supplied many Australian mining operations, including coal mines between the Hunter Valley and Bowen Basin.

More than 100 employees work at the Footscray plant and it’s been Fenner’s priority to evolve the safety procedures at the historic facility.

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FENNER ACES SAFETY IN NSW

Fenner Dunlop knocks out yet another safety milestone, recording total injury free for 365 days at its ACE manufacturing facility in Somersby, NSW.

Total injury free refers to not only recordable injuries as per Total Recordable Injury Frequency Rates (TRIFR) and Severity Rates (SR), but report only and first aid related injuries.

ACE NSW is the third branch to record 365 days injury free within the last two months – a testament to the safety culture within Fenner Dunlop.

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FENNER COMBINES MODERN SAFETY PRACTICES AT ITS PIONEER MANUFACTURING FACILITY

Fenner Dunlop records 365 days injury free at West Footscray manufacturing plant.

Footscray is Fenner’s oldest manufacturing facility in Australia. The company’s roots trace back to 1890 when two British belting tradesmen, Arthur and Charles Hopkins began manufacturing leather belting, not far from the site of today’s main plant.

Today it's the main manufacturing plant for Fenner’s premium varieties of fabric ply belt, distributing to customers nationwide.

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