Arnold Clement Whalan established A.C. Whalan & Co Pty Ltd and commenced trading in the Lithgow area in 1939. The nature of the business in those days lead to the supply & delivery of grain and dry feeds to both the local farming community & mining industry. This is where A.C. Whalan & Co Pty Ltd first commenced its association with the mining industry.
Today the company is a market leader in specialist piping systems for the mining, industrial & civil sectors. Specialising in:
- Shouldered Pipe,
- Shouldered Valves,
- Shouldered Couplings & Australian made HDG Manifolds for Underground mining & Tunnelling air & water reticulation,
- Polyethylene design supply & installation, steel pipes, valves, fittings & hose.
Exclusive access as a distributor of :
- Maxiflow Ventilation Ducting
- FRP Shouldered FRAS Lite Pipe
- PAM Saint Gobain DICL pipe & fittings.
Alliances and distribution agreements with local and international manufacturers allow A.C.Whalan & Co access to a very broad base of competitively priced products, backed by technical information and assistance in the design and specification of quality Australian Standard/DPI approved products & materials.
The company has for over 70 years prided itself on providing solutions & advice combined with quality fit for purpose products, friendly service and locally held stocks. The companies philosophy combined with its team of professional staff provide knowledge expertise and skills second to none in numerous design, supply and installation applications of pipelines.
We are able to respond to customers requirements twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, thereby minimising the effect of down time on production. Our field staff, comprising of Fitters, Mechanics, Boilermakers, and ISO 11414 certified Polyethylene Technicians have many years combined experience on mine, construction & tunnelling sites throughout Australia.
A.C. Whalan is a market leader when it comes to helping & advising our clients on their specific requirements. This valuable experience is freely available to our clients.