Industrial Equipment for Friction and Abrasive Products Manufacturing

Friction & Abrasive Products

Industry Overview

Epcon custom engineers process heating equipment and air pollution control technologies specifically associated with friction and abrasive products manufacturing. Applications include clutch and brake systems, friction and brake pad linings, grinding wheels and sandpaper manufacturing, industrial machinery. With high demands from the construction, automotive, forestry, oil and gas, and mining industries, Epcon is uniquely capable of providing new or replacement equipment to not only meet compliance standards and throughput production demands.

Large and small companies have been Epcon’s customers, for abrasive manufacturing.  Epcon supply indirectly heated Ovens and hold a patent which combines the function of the Oven and the Thermal Oxidizer.  The Thermal Oxidizer is not only a VOC abatement system but also a source of heat to the production Oven. 

After years of experience developing robust, maintenance friendly, environmentally compliant and cost-effective thermal process solutions specifically for friction and abrasive materials production applications, our team has gained invaluable insights into your unique equipment needs.

Our innovative industrial conveyorized or batch process ovens can be provided as standalone solutions or integrated with Epcon’s thermal oxidizers for maximum thermal efficiency. Additionally, designs can incorporate patented and proprietary features for primary and secondary heat recovery to further reduce operating costs.

Epcon is the most trusted industry supplier for over forty years, providing state of the art industrial systems, across friction and abrasive products manufacturing applications to ensure net positive operating solutions.

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You can contact us via phone, email, chat or by filling out a detailed quote online to begin the process. From there we will assign a sales and applications engineer to review your request and work with you to evaluate your process and operating demands, to develop the optimal custom technology solution.
Everything we design and manufacture is custom, so delivery times will vary based on the scale and complexity of the systems required. During the initial evaluation, our sales & applications engineers will be able to estimate the project timeline from initial concept to start-up.
Our Commissioning team will be onsite to not only oversee the installation and startup process, but also train your operators. We offer a range of after sales services, from preventative maintenance and spare parts programs, to global 24/7 in field service technical support to make sure your systems never experience costly downtime.


After 45 years in business, and 4000+ systems operating across industries worldwide, Epcon's reputation is built on our commitment to quality work and dedication to our customers. Our success is grounded in repeat business. When you choose Epcon, you choose a supplier you can trust.

Customized Solutions

We custom design and engineer every system based on your unique process needs and demands.

Turnkey Systems

From concept to completion, we can build every aspect of your entire system, fully tested, onsite and ready to use.

Quality Manufacturing

All our equipment is built in-house, with strict quality controls and under the Project Engineer's oversight.

Performance Guarantee

We stand behind our products and ensure when installed, all performance metrics exceed your expectations.
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Dedicated Project Managers & Service Teams

Epcon offers turn-key systems, with an experienced applications engineers working with you every step of the way, to ensure our installed system exceed your expectations. Wherever you are in the world, our on-call service team is available 24/7 to ensure your equipment always performs at 100% .


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