Fike established its European-based operation in Herentals, Belgium. Fike Europe has dedicated engineering, production, sales and customer support - partnering with customers from a wide range of industries to supply the best, most effective pressure relief and explosion protection solutions. With over 60 years experience manufacturing products ranging from bursting discs (rupture discs) and oilfield products to explosion protection, fire suppression and fire detection and control, Fike offers reliable solutions for customers around the world. Fike`s goal today is the same as it was in 1945 - deliver exceptionally reliable safety products that exceed customer expectations.

Company details

35 Earl Street , Maidstone , Kent ME14 1PF United Kingdom

Locations Served

Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Health and Safety - Fire Safety
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Fike is a globally recognized supplier of products and services, protecting people and critical assets from dangers such as fire, explosion, and over-pressurization since 1945. Although the Fike corporate headquarters is in the U.S., Fike has locations in 12 countries on 6 continents, to more effectively serve its international customers.

In 1984, Fike established its European-based operation in Herentals, Belgium. Fike Europe has dedicated engineering, production, sales and customer support -- partnering with customers from a wide range of industries to supply the best, most effective pressure relief and explosion protection solutions. With its own manufacturing and warehouse facilities, Fike Europe can react quickly to special customer needs and develop unique, custom-engineered bursting disc, explosion venting and active explosion protection solutions. To further support the wide range of European market needs, Fike has established several sales and customer support offices throughout Europe.

In 1999, Fike introduced its fire protection solutions to the European and Sub Saharan markets through its Fire Protection Systems (FPS) business in the United Kingdom. Specializing in inert gas and clean agent fire protection systems, Fike FPS has the knowledge and experience in dealing with local and regional standards and product requirements, allowing them to supply some of the highest quality fire protection products available today.

Most recently, Fike has established a facility in Bahrain for the support of fire protection and pressure relief for oilfield applications, within the Middle East markets.

Mission
Fike creates and manufactures industry-leading solutions for reliable safety and uncompromising protection of people and assets.

Vision
To eliminate catastrophic loss of life and assets for companies around the world.

Core Values

  • Focus on Customers
    Build close relationships with internal and external customers. Understand their needs and do what is best for them. Be timely with commitments and actions.
  • Respect Each Other
    Remain open-minded and appreciate other points of view. Be a positive influence and recognize each other’s contributions.
  • Work Together
    Achieve better results through collaborative efforts and collective wisdom. Share ideas. Support and commend one another. Strive for excellence, united, as one Fike.
  • Be Accountable
    Step up to issues with personal courage. Own your stake in the process. Show responsibility and leadership in tackling difficult problems head-on.
  • Think Differently
    Follow in the footprints of the founders by pioneering new and better ways of doing things. Challenge the status quo and embrace change with conviction. Drive innovation in both products and processes.

Fike will continue to have a culture of zero defects through collaboration with all stakeholders. Fike will drive process excellence through process definition, critical thinking and data driven decisions, in the office, on the shop floor and in every business transaction.

Fike’s success is complemented by a strong sense of corporate social responsibility and a desire to provide its employees with a secure and satisfying workplace. We support numerous organizations that provide services, assistance and education to people throughout the metropolitan Kansas City area, the United States and beyond.

Because so much is at stakeTM. This isn’t just a tagline at Fike. We believe every employee who touches the company’s products – whether consulting, selling, designing, manufacturing, quality control, shipping, etc. – is a stakeholder entrusted with holding safe whatever is most at risk for the companies and organizations Fike serves. Our customers expect nothing less.

Protection of life and critical assets is the purpose of our business. It means our products must perform consistently to avoid any possibility of a disaster. Our success relies heavily on reputation, trust, and especially, on products built with absolute precision.

To remain a leader in the industries it serves, Fike continually looks for ways to create new solutions for current or emerging challenges, make operations more efficient and retain and develop a workforce ready to meet today’s global manufacturing challenges. A standing corporate strategic imperative is to enhance global knowledge and information sharing on product innovations, best practices, customer intelligence and promotion of the Fike brand.

Fike has been a family-owned and operated business since it was founded in 1945. Our success has been built on a strong foundation of talented and dedicated employees who work hard to provide our customers with innovative solutions and personalized customer service. Hiring and retaining top talent is a priority at Fike. Our environment supports both personal and professional growth because we know that’s a winning combination for all of us.