A decision was made in 2010 to develop a manufacturing facility of our own, with an investment of 6 million US dollars, Zhejiang Cooper & Turner Fastener Co. Ltd was launched. The facility is at the global cutting edge of high strength, quality bolting manufacture and based in the Jiaxing district of Zhejiang. The location offers excellent transportation links with close proximity to our distribution centre all major shipping ports, airports, railways and motorways.
Cooper & Turner Fastener Co. Ltd employs a workforce of around 100 strong, with total manufacturing space of 16,000 m². The production capacity currently runs at 500 tons / month of hot forged fasteners, and 1000 tons / month of studding. The UK trained management team have a combined knowledge of over 100 years experience in fastener manufacturing and through extensive training have ensured that all employees alike have become to know the exacting standards that ensure Cooper & Turner Fastener Co. Ltd produce the highest quality fasteners, with the upmost efficiency.
The pride of Cooper & Turner Fastener Co. Ltd revolves around the top-of-the-range manufacturing and testing equipment, this along with automated systems allow for a more efficient and safe way of operation. Our current steel stocks consist of a range of European, Korean and Chinese steels from audited approved suppliers who manufacture to our requirements. The manufacturing equipment includes two sealed quench furnace units with 2.5 ton capacity each and manufactured by AFC Halcroft, automated saws, peeling machines, CNC capabilities, thread rolling and shot-blasting. Each operation is meticulously examined in order to eliminate defects and increase efficiency along with full traceability throughout manufacture that is routinely built into our systems. The factory also has a test house that has a 200 ton and a 400 ton Tensile Machine, low temperature Charpy Impact facility, various hardness machines, MPI machine, Projectors, 3 horizontal tensile machines used for 100% proof loading of all critical item studding and a German manufactured, Torque Tension Machine which has the capabilities of testing bolt assemblies up to M64.
The combined forces of the Cooper and Turner and MBW means that the ‘Group’ has been at the forefront of structural bolting manufacture for more than 160 years.
Cooper & Turner has a long history of supplying tunnel bolts to the mining and tunnelling industry.
We manufacture a complete range of track fasteners for the rail market. The quality and diversity of this product makes them suitable for the world’s railways.
We manufacture, stock & distribute highly engineered petro-chemical grade studbolt assemblies and fasteners for critical applications in the petro chemical and processing Industries.
MBW offers a full service to ‘Original Equipment Manufacturers’ (OEM's) from straightforward manufacture and supply to complete Direct Line Feed (DLF) solutions.
Cooper & Turner Ltd and MBW Ltd have more than 25 years experience of manufacturing and exporting product globally.