Over 150 years of separation solutions…

From its very beginnings in the mid-19th century, Broadbent has led in process separation excellence.
Originally designed and manufactured to support Yorkshire’s flourishing textile industry, Broadbent centrifuges now deliver innovative separation solutions for clients in the chemical, mineral, pharmaceutical, sugar and sweeteners, laundry, processing and geotechnical industries worldwide.

With the capability and insight to tackle process separation problems of any kind, today’s skilled Broadbent engineers aim to become your trusted advisers and partners, working together to achieve exceptional solutions, both standard and bespoke. Equipment availability is paramount. To keep your centrifuges operating seamlessly 24/7, year after year, you can depend on Broadbent for speedy, specialist service, spares and repairs anywhere in the world.

By building on our heritage and embracing the boundless opportunities of advanced technology, we’ve earned a global reputation in our field for helping organisations like yours to achieve your process separation goals.

Covid19 virus status

Covid19 virus status

COVID-19 Actions. During this exceptional period, Broadbent Ltd and its global subsidiaries are adapting to the COVID-19 situation with diligence and care. Please be assured Broadbent is working tirelessly to provide a safe working environment for our employees and...

Minerals Tailings Dewatering Lab and Pilot Testing

Minerals Tailings Dewatering Lab and Pilot Testing

A new greenfield mine in North America decided to dry stack tailings. Their tailings however posed several challenges: Very high capacity, A difficult to dewater particle size distribution consisting of a high proportion of fines and ultra fines, A small proportion of...

Back in time – 1978

Back in time – 1978

Just looking at some old photos showing the 4 off 900mm diameter Solid Bowl Decanter Centrifuges we supplied via Flottweg to the Basel Municipal Waste Plant in 1978 - Even now the machines look awesome in size. Our Chairman at that time Mr Peter Broadbent stands...