Trelleborg In Australia
Trelleborg Engineered Products Australia Pty Ltd (TEPA) is part of the worldwide Trelleborg Group. The Trelleborg Group purchased Queensland Rubber Company Pty Ltd and its associated companies in 2001 and was combined into the Trelleborg Engineered System Division which has a very extensive range of engineered rubber products focused on Offshore, Infrastructure, Construction and Marine Industries.
Queensland Rubber Pty Ltd was established in 1946 by entrepreneurial dentist Stratton Russell and focused on specialty engineered rubber products for Infrastructure. In 2001 the company was marketing its products in excess of 40 countries.
The Trelleborg Group was established in Sweden in 1905 and concentrated o the manufacture of industrial rubber goods and tyres. Subsequent to the Second World War, Trelleborg built substantial export operations and in 1964 was listed o the Stockholm Exchange. At the beginning of the 1990’s the Trelleborg Groups operations included mining and metals, mineral processing, distribution of products to the building sector and paper and pulp industries. In the 1990’s divested of non-core operations and focused on concentrating and expanding in it original core business of elastomer and polymer related products.
With a emphasis on product development, flexibility, team work and a close working relationship with our clients together with the strength of the Trelleborg Group, TEPA is an ideal partner in solving challenges associated with modern elastomers.
Today TEPA’s major focus is on specialty engineered products covering:
- Anti vibration and acoustic isolation for rail systems
- Acoustic isolation for major Performing Arts Complexes
- Movement supports and bearings for bridges, buildings and offshore structures
- Specialty water seals for dams, dry docks, canals, tunnels and reservoirs
- Marine fendering systems
- Specialty safety products for electrical utilities
- Sheeting for all industrial and mining purposes