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March 18, 2016

Trelleborg Exhibits at Melbourne Light Rail Conference

David Renton , Robin Wolfendale and George Shaggal seen here attended the Australian Light Rail  Conference held in Melbourne  on the 25th and 26th of Feb . Our stand , which showcased the Rail Products we offer this sector of the industry was  well attended and active during the entire event View More »

November 2, 2015

Epica Book awards Best of Category Winner for the Trelleborg Everyday Ingenuity brochure

EVERYDAY INGENUITY CAMPAIGN WINS TOP MARKETING AWARDS   Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has recently been awarded for its creative marketing campaign, ‘Everyday Ingenuity’, by two prestigious schemes – Business Marketing Association (BMA) B2 Awards and Epica.   ‘Everyday Ingenuity’ is designed to tell the story which connects the everyday can-do View More »

April 1, 2014

Rock Curtains that Survive

The rock curtains on a scalping screen of our Pilbara iron ore client were lasting a little more than a as a week due to excessive wear and the curtains tearing. This resulted in unnecessary unproductive downtime and maintenance costs.   Trelleborg designed a bespoke solution incorporating multilayer reinforced construction View More »

March 24, 2014

Trelleborg’s “Total Turn Key Service” for composite ceramic lining packages in full swing – another success story

Trelleborg recently received an enquiry from an Iron Ore producer for a ceramic abrasion lining and fabrication package. After completion of detail drafting packages for both the liner system and fabrication we arranged fabrication and met all ITP requirements. We then cut all the composite ceramic liners, trial fitted the View More »

October 3, 2013

Swing Back Flexible Safety Barrier

Like many companies, Australia’s Woodside Energy operation uses vessels of var ying sizes to bring skip loaded supplies to the FPSO’s. Loading points and sea swell conditions often induce large swinging movements to the skips being transferred to the deck of the FPSO. The restricted space of the unloading areas View More »

June 24, 2013

Teguflex Expansion Bellows Now Ex Stock Brisbane

Trelleborg would like to announce that we are now stocking Teguflex PU Yellow Expansion bellows with PN16 Flanges in Australia. This means now these bellows can be available within a few days and as they are imported via sea freight in bulk they are now generally cheaper than previous.  Teguflex Expansion Bellows View More »

June 19, 2013

Handmade rubber bellows for mineral dredging barge application

Based in Senegal, the Grande Côte operation consists in the extraction of titanium and zircon deposits from sand. The project will start end of 2013 and run over a period of 20 years with annual production estimated at approximately 345,000 tons of titanium, 85,000 tons of zircon. A dredge operator View More »

June 12, 2013

Trelleborg Pipe Seals Solve Big Gold Coast Problem

When your 2100mm diameter buried storwater pipes shift and leak at the joins, exposing them and realigning is extraordinalrily expensive and difficult. The Gold Coast City Council found the solution in Trelleborg NPC Internal Pipe Seals that are a rubber and stainless steel band seal that is quick and simple View More »

May 22, 2013

Trelleborg Truck Body Rubber Liners

Trelleborg – High Impact and Abrasion resistant rubber wear liners were installed into a Caterpillar AD 45 B dump truck body. These dumptrucks carry ore from underground to above surface. Trelleborg Liners reduce carry back due to low sticking but also protect the truck body from aggressive wear, improve OH&S View More »

May 2, 2013

Trelleborg uses Naval defence technology to develop a flame retardant possum cover

 The recent years of dramatic and catastrophic bushfires in Victoria Australia has prompted Trelleborg Engineers to dig deep to come up with a solution that would withstand our harsh Australian UV, High climatic temperature conditions, and then resist high arc temperatures that are experienced around insulators during a flash over View More »

March 21, 2013

Gold Coast Rapid Transit Project

  This is Queensland’s first light rail system and it will consist of 14 trams servicing 16 stations along a 13 kilometres route of 51R1 rail profile. Not just a transport project, it aims at reducing congestion and improving connectivity between major activity centres for up to 75,000 passengers per View More »

October 2, 2012

Kempsey Bypass Project

Trelleborg is proud to have been involved as a key supplier in what will soon become Australia’s longest bridge structure. The Macleay River Floodplain Bridge, on the Pacific Highway in NSW, constructed by Abigroup, is the longest Viaduct Bridge in Australia stretching 3.2 kilometres. Trelleborg was selected as a major View More »

September 12, 2012

DragonCoat: Fire-retardant coating improves survivability in rail fires

Trelleborg has chosen Inn-o-Trans 2012 to launch DragonCoat – a radical new, flexible fire-retardant coating – to protect rail components. The protective coating is considered to be the first to give a significant degree of fire protection to natural rubber suspension components, delaying combustion of the main body of rubber. View More »

February 16, 2012

Teguflex Expansion Joints for hydroelectric plant in Pacific Ring of Fire

Trelleborg has more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing rubber expansion joints, known as Teguflex. Experience and knowledge has lead us to be a market leader in the expansion bellow industry. We offer a complete range of bellows over a wide range of sizes and rubber grades  to meet all types View More »

February 13, 2012

Tesacer ceramics liners for Karara Magnetite Project

Trelleborg have successfully completed the supply and installation of Tesacer ceramics liners for all of the chutes and hoppers to the Karara Magnetite Project project. All works have been carried out in our Kewdale facilities in Western Australia. Protecting the chutes and hoppers against the very abrasive ore being processed, View More »

November 8, 2011

Trelleborg Hoses Clean up the Fishing Industry

A new application for Trelleborg Canalkler 250 Sewer Cleaning hose has been found in the Aquaculture Industry. These days much of the Salmon we eat is sustainably farmed in floating pens in the sea. Due to this farming the sea water is nutrient rich and weed growing on the underwater View More »

November 8, 2011

Winvenhoe Power Station, sealed by Trelleborg

Trelleborg is proudly supplying the Power Station of Wivenhoe with various types of sealing device, including discharge valve seals, guide vane seals and gate seals. Over the last 15 years, we have been providing the highest quality elastomeric compounds, ensuring the constant supply of power to the Australian power grid.

July 25, 2011

Trelleborg High Rail Rubber level Crossing Systems

Trelleborg’s existing rubber rail crossing has been updated. The revised features of our FB -11 crossing
have been launched into the market in July. After an intensive review of the level crossing systems
available in the local market, further site and bench testing and site inspections, we focused on reducing
customer risk, even if they gave the wrong sleeper specifications or we find a crossing that has a mixture
of sleeper specifications

July 25, 2011

Melbourne M80 Uses Trelleborg’s Expansion Joints

Trelleborg was recently awarded the contract for the supply of over 400 metres of PHS expansion joint on the M80 ring road project in Melbourne.

July 1, 2011

Trelleborg Receive First Order for MUFF Mining Hose

We have received and dispatched our first order for MUFF Mining Hose under  the Iluka contract with a second order already received. Perth now stock a complete range of MUFF hose ranging in size from 50mm –  300mm diameter.  Contact: Collin Turnbull  0432 591 373

June 24, 2011

BHP Worsley

BHP/Bechtel has purchased 40 of our new anti-uplift structural slide bearings for various conveyor gantries and other steel infrastructure.

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June 24, 2011

Geelong Section 4

The last section of the Geelong bypass project is now being installed using Trelleborg SSA-100 strip seal bridge expansions joints.

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October 5, 2009

First Hot Bonding Project in Perth a Success!

Congratulations to Brendan Murauer and his team on successfully completing  TESA’s first hot bonding job in Perth on a large agitator shaft for  Olympic Dam. The steel agitator shaft was lined with bromo-butyl rubber to  protect it against corrosion whilst in operation. The great production  crew, who were flexible with View More »

September 14, 2009

Trelleborg Industrial AVS replaces engine mounts on round-the-world trimaran

Trelleborg Industrial AVS has designed and donated a new engine mounting system to cope with the massive forces anticipated during the “Earthrace” round the world record-breaking attempt, which starts from Valencia, Spain on 1st March.   Earthrace is a 78ft wave-piercing trimaran that runs exclusively on 100% biodiesel and has View More »

March 14, 2007


Trelleborg have designed & developed a simple two part system , comprising a metallic hanger , mounted to the Chutewall , together with a fully Moulded Rubber Skirting that is available in many sizes , gauges & compounds. There are many benefits – no nuts , bolts or clamping systems View More »

February 14, 2007

Trelleborg Successful in New Zealand

Trelleborg Queensland Rubber was successful  in winning the order for the supply of the very large pot bearings required for the Waiwera Viaduct.The northern motorway extension from Orewa and Puhoi comprised of 7.5 km of road with twin tunnels, five bridges, two smaller viaducts and one 520 metre long viaduct View More »

February 14, 2007

Trelleborg Expands into Mining

Trelleborg has recently supplied all the rubber required within the huge 240 tonne Car Dumpers for the Hammersley Iron , Dampier Port Upgrade.Rubber for skirts, impact areas , beams & shrouds was fabricated for Monadelphous as a part of the huge expansion within the Iron Ore Industry in Western Australia.

July 15, 2006

Trellagging Now in Australia

Trelleborg in Australia now has stock of the Trellagging Self Cleaning Pulley Lagging System. Made from our highly successful and hard wearing T Line 60 material Trellagging is able to be mechanically attached to any conveyor pulley using M10 screws without the requirement to remove the pulley from your conveyor system. The easy to View More »

June 10, 2006

QRDS Marine Fendering System Updated

The new, easy to fit QRDS marine fendering system looks terrific and is very easy to install on water edge structures and boats. The aluminum mounting strip is either welded or screwed to the jetty, pontoon or boat and then the fender slipped into place. Available standard colours are  grey View More »

May 26, 2006

Trelleborg Mining Supplies BHP Billiton for Ravensthorpe Project

BHP Billiton’s giant $2.4 billion Ravensthorpe Nickel laterite project in Western Australia is now 40% into the construction phase , with production scheduled for the second quarter of 2007. Outokumpu provided the packaged supply of the  Limonite & Saprolite Scrubbers within which Trelleborg Mining, manufactured the entire Discharge Cone Assemblies. View More »