Fairey Industrial Ceramics Limited (FICL) is part of the Mantec group of companies. Mantec is a diverse ceramics group, manufacturing both industrial and consumer products. Although FICL is no longer part the same group of companies as Royal Doulton it retains the sole world-wide right to manufacture drinking water filters under the Doulton. brand name. The world-renowned British Berkefeld. and Fairey water filter brand names are also within the FICL portfolio.



FICL is headquartered in the "Potteries" region of the North West of England, famous for its ceramic industry. The company employs more than 60 people and exports to 140 countries around the world. FICL is now solely focussed on the manufacture of drinking water filter systems for residential and light commercial applications.



All products are manufactured in FICL's UK factory under International Standards Organisation (ISO-9001) conditions. To ensure the highest product quality and consistency, FICL has its own testing and laboratory facilities on site.



Additionally, FICL maintains an ongoing programme of third part testing and approval in order to ensure that its products meet the highest world standards for food safety and performance integrity.