Today, as part of Group Rhodes, Craven Fawcett design and manufacture a full portfolio of clay preparation machinery ranging from Box Feeders and Grinding Mills through to Mixers and Extruders. The machinery is exported throughout the world, successfully competing for international market share on the basis of design, price and build quality.

In addition to supplying high quality Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) products and services, Craven Fawcett places great emphasis on spare part design, material selection and component finish in order to optimise production efficiency and reduce the frequency of machinery repair.  Highly trained and experienced service engineers dedicated to clay preparation machinery are available at short notice to repair and maintain Craven Fawcett equipment in the field.

Ancillary Equipment

Ancillary Equipment

FINGER AND TRANSFER CAR Transports bricks, blocks or other products up to 5 or 6 rows deep and 14 rows high to and from storage frames and drying chambers at high speed. Electrically... more

Cutting

Cutting

SIDE CUTTER TYPE CTC MK4 Basic design cuts bricks or hollow blocks from soft to medium stiff extruded column with maximum cross section of 305 X 230mm. Cuts measured length or... more

Crushing - Primary Crushers

Crushing - Primary Crushers

HEAVY DUTY TOOTHED CRUSHING ROLLERS ( TCR ) Crushes large pieces of hard shale clays and fireclays of 450 to 1000mm cube size prior to grinding mill or other plant. Drive through triple... more

Crushing - Secondary Crushers

Crushing - Secondary Crushers

DISINTEGRATORS ‘D’ Series machines to reduce medium / soft clay, moist clays and shales. Possible alternative to wet or dry grinding mills where the material is friable and... more

Extrusion

Extrusion

Our extensive range includes models suitable for both soft and stiff extrusion and most extruded sections eg: clay brick, hollow block, tile bats or sewer pipe at hourly capacities of... more

Fine Roller Mills

Fine Roller Mills

FIXED AND SLIDING BEARING TYPE ROLLER MILLS Various machine sizes available. Can be run at medium or high speed. Variable outputs dependent upon material and roll gap setting. Fitted... more

Feeders / Storage

Feeders / Storage

BOX FEEDERS Accepts and delivers almost any type of raw material from the quarry or stockpile. Electronic variable speed drive feeds at a controlled rate to next stage of manufacture.... more

Grinding Mills - Dry Grinding

Grinding Mills - Dry Grinding

INCLA II AND INCLA III DRY GRINDING MILLS Heavy duty mills capable of grinding shales, marls and clays of a dry nature at high outputs. Fitted with inclined grids, roller suspension... more

Grinding Mills - Wet Grinding

Grinding Mills - Wet Grinding

GMF WET GRINDING MILLS Three models, 2.1 metre, 2.7metre and 3.3metre diameter bases available each accommodating two rollers running on overlapping tracks. Perforated grid discharge... more

Hydraulic Presses

Hydraulic Presses

HYDRAULIC PRESS FOR SPECIAL SHAPES 40 to 60 tonne capacity press x 125mm stroke for use in production of special shapes. Suitable for pressing almost any shape of extruded section.... more

Mechanical Presses

Mechanical Presses

RE-PRESS M/C’s FOR EXTRUDED BRICK AND TILE BLANKS Single or double machines independently driven and fed with extruded brick or tile clods. Continuous running when pressing with... more

Mixing

Mixing

DOUBLE SHAFTED MIXERS Normally positioned just prior to the extruder in the plant layout for mixing dry and plastic clays with water and / or other materials. Fitted with fully... more

Pipe Machinery

Pipe Machinery

VERTICAL PIPE MACHINES Standard or heavy duty machines available (arranged to suit prepared clay feed). Supplied with either manual, semi-automatic or fully automatic control. Available... more