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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...

Complete MEG Processing System

Complete MEG Processing System

Broadbent have engineered, manufactured and supplied a complete MEG recovery package. The system includes continuous decanter centrifuge technology complete with module frame, wash system, receiving vessels, master PLC controls and integrated pipework. The unit was...

150 Years of Manufacturing Centrifuges

150 Years of Manufacturing Centrifuges

We are proud to announce 150 years of manufacturing Industrial Centrifuges. Thomas Broadbent & Son Ltd has stood the test of time – thanks to a worldwide reputation for engineering excellence that has stretched across the decades and enabled us to manufacture...

April 2020 – Commissioning

April 2020 – Commissioning

Start up of the first of 8 centrifuges in China this April. Well done to the combined effort of Broadbent China and UK for this work, given the global situation with COVID 19 pandemic. [video width="448" height="960"...

April 2020 Manufacturing Shop

April 2020 Manufacturing Shop

While maintaining social distancing and clean health practices, our manufacturing shops are still busy producing new and repairing old machines to keep their clients operating efficiently

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...

Abrasive Minerals Tailings Dewatering

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 coarse fraction of...

Australia’s First Large Production Potash Dewatering Project

Australia’s First Large Production Potash Dewatering Project

The first potash mine in Australia is in a remote location posing unique challenges for design and operation. The owners, Salt Lake Potash Ltd., an Australian Stock Exchange listed entity, developing the first of its nine lake portfolio, the Lake Way Project, chose a...