Part of a Global Group
Fernco Australia Pty Ltd is the Australian subsidiary of the worldwide Fernco group of companies, the global leader in high performance flexible couplings.
Based in Warriewood, NSW, Fernco Australia Pty Ltd distributes a full range of products for plumbing, sewerage and drainage applications across Australia and New Zealand. In the Australia and New Zealand plumbing and drainage market, the Fernco and Plumbqwik names are synonymous with innovative and high performance couplings; in fact, Fernco supply the most extensive range of flexible couplings in Australasia. And using decades of production experience, each and every coupling is manufactured to the highest quality standards.
Fernco - a global group
The world leading Fernco group of companies operates companies in 8 countries worldwide, including Fernco Australia Pty Ltd, with distribution partners in many more. Our head office is located in Michigan, USA.
The Fernco Joint Sealer Company was established in 1964 by an individual contractor looking for a time saving and reliable solution to his pipe connection needs. Mr. Zopfi developed a pre-formed tar donut for use on his own jobs in the Detroit area during the late 1940's. Word spread of his invention and this ready market encouraged him to set up a small shop in a garage behind his plumbing business.
Since this beginning, Fernco has grown into more markets and has continued to develop innovative, reliable and easy-to-use products. Developments such as flexible elbows and tees made the Fernco name synonymous with the highest quality of product and service in the industry.
Fernco initially expanded into Canada and then to the Western USA with a location in Reno, Nevada. In August, 2002, Fernco, Inc. acquired Flexseal Couplings, the leading manufacturer of flexible couplings in the European market, creating a global group, dedicated to supply of the highest quality flexible couplings for drainage and plumbing applications.
View the websites for each of our companies:
United States - www.fernco.com
Canada - www.fernco.ca
Brasil - www.fernco.com.br
Mexico - www.fernco.com.mx
United Kingdom - www.flexseal.co.uk
France - www.fernco.fr
Deutschland - www.flexseal.de