From the list below choose one of our web links, then select a URL to visit.

Associated Companies

These are links to Companies who have a long standing association with Broadbent Ltd.

Comi Condor
Comi Condor is an Italian company manufacturing a range of basket centrifuges for the pharma & chemical industries. Their products included peelers, inverting bag, top and bottom discharge centrifuges is available in the UK through Broadbent.

Tanabe Willtec is a Japanese company manufacturing solid – liquid separation equipment. Broadbent have worked with Tanabe Willtec on specific projects for many years.

Vega Systems
Manufacturers of industrial laundry equipment.

KLIM are a large Chinese company who manufacture and extensive range of equipment for the sugar industry. Broadbent and KLIM have a long association supplying centrifugals to the Chinese sugar industry, particularly in the Yunnan province.

Academic Links

Links to web sites of academic institutions or laboratories.

The Welding Institute
Specialists in welding and joining, engineering, NDT inspection, materials, surfacing, and lifecycle integrity.

Institute of Chemical Engineers
The IChemE has various resources on filtration and separation.

Huddersfield University
The local university. Broadbent’s main UK plant is located adjacent to Huddersfield University on the ring road. The UoH has many specialities including diagnostic engineering and metrology.

Sheffield University
The Centre for Energy and Infrastructure Ground Research (CEIGR) is the geotechnical centre of excellence at Sheffield University and a user of Broadbent Geotechical centrifuges.

Cambridge Geotechnical Centre
Cambridge University Geotechnical Centre (Schofield Centre). The centre is one of the world’s leading institutions for geotechnical research and has several patents relating to geotechnical centrifuges. These patents have been licenced to Broadbent Ltd.

Cambridge University
Cambridge University Engineering Department.

Nicholls Sugar Institute
Follow the link for details of the Sugar Cane Refiners’ Institute and the Raw Cane Sugar Manufacturers’ Institute courses run at Nicholls State University Louisiana USA. These are 10 day courses run in June / July each year.

Loughborough University
Loughborough University. Chemical Engineering Department: Research into separation.


These links maybe useful to those working in the industrial laundry sector.

Vega Systems
Suppliers of feeding, folding and ancillary equipment to industrial laundries throughout Europe.

Laundry and Cleaning News
A trade magazine for the laundry, dry-cleaning & textile industries.

Society of Laundry Engineer
SLEAT is a trade organisation for laundry engineers.

Textile Services Association
TSA is the trade association for the laundry, dry-cleaning and textile rental industries in the United Kingdom.


These links maybe useful to users of centrifugals in the sugar and sweetener industries.

ZSB Bartens buyers guide
Various sugar and sweetener resources including a buyer’s guide for the sugar, starch and biofuel industries

Consultants to the sugar industry.

Sugar Tech
A useful sugar engineers library.

Sugar online
A comprehensive online resource on the sugar market and industry.

Industrial Process

These links maybe useful to users of industrial centrifuges or other solid – liquid separation systems.

The Filtration Society
The Filtration Society is a UK based organisation formed some years ago to advance and disseminate knowledge in the design and use of filtration and separation techniques in industry. Membership is open to both companies and individuals.

Filtration and Separation.
Web site of the Filtration & Separation magazine. A useful resource.