(Lining Systems) Ltd are the UKs market leaders
in overcoming problems for handling difficult materials.
We were established in 1978 by John Hills (Snr.) and
his sons, Jeff and John (Jnr.) - hence the 3J's name.
Jeff Hills (pictured left) is the Managing Director
and has much practical experience in loose material
handling, having spent the first five years of 3J's
working on location, fitting and lining bunkers.
Jeff's hands-on approach to the business leads him
to personally visit clients and design lining systems
to suit their individual needs.
Hills -- Managing Director of 3J
We provide a specialist service for linings within
the bulk materials handling and mineral processing industries
which is nationally renowned within the industry.
This photograph shows the final stages of contruction
of the 2000 Tonne Rail Loading bunker at Wardley near
Gateshead. The bunker linings, designed and installed
by 3J, provide a flow of around 100 tonnes of opencast
coal into railway wagons in around 20 minutes.
closely with the bulk materials handling and mineral
processing industries, 3J have developed an approved
code of practice for the installation of linings with
This means our specialist knowledge is coupled with
practical experience and together with the technical
advantages of UHMW.PE high abrasion resistance,
low coefficient of friction and nil absorption rate,
ensures free flowing of the most difficult materials
giving related increases in productivity.
Please feel free to browse though our web site to
understand more about our unique services, where we
are if you would like to visit us or detailed contact