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For over 160 years, Howden has been at the forefront of developing engineered solutions for the needs of industrial processes. Today our technology and worldwide engineering expertise and services optimize our customers' vital processes throughout the world.  This is ensured through a strong global network of experts, formed from responsive local service and delivery teams in more than 100 countries, who are familiar with local requirements and challenges.

The latest chapter of our history is as a Chart Industries company, having been acquired in 2023. The strategic acquisition expands Chart's offering of products and solutions across the Nexus of Clean™ - clean power, clean water, clean food and clean industrials. The complementary nature of the equipment and solution portfolios results in a differentiated offering across many industries benefiting customers by enabling a more complete solution to their operational and engineering needs.

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Product & Brand Portfolio

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Air Preheater

A key contributor to industrial efficiency, recovering heat energy from process to raise feed air to optimal levels. Used across boiler-based power plants and industries with fired heaters.

Air Preheaters

Rothemühle is a leading OEM brand for air preheaters, gas-gas heaters and related heat recovery equipment, increasing efficiency in air and flue gas paths in power and industrial plants.

Axial Fans

Axial fans for high efficiency air supply to critical and demanding processes across multiple industries.

Burton Corblin

Howden diaphragm "D" series compressors date back to the origins of Burton Corblin. Diaphragm compression is the technology of choice in any situation where complete hermetic separation is required, for example in the handling of rare, toxic, flammable, explosive or radioactive gases.

Centrifugal Blowers

We own the Howden, HV-TURBO, Turblex, Spencer and Kuehnle, Kopp and Kausch brands. Range encompasses industrial type blowers used in the power, mining and water industries and turbo compressors suited to applications in the downstream oil and gas industry.

Centrifugal Compressors

Industrial turbo compressors to meet the needs of the metallurgical, oil and gas and chemical industries.

Centrifugal Fans

High efficiency air supply to critical and demanding processes. Used in highly contaminated airstreams, material-handling applications, and systems that require flow of air or gas at high temperatures.

Compressor Training

Graduate from our Aftermarket Academy with this hands on 4 day training course that will equip you with a comprehensive insight into reciprocating compressors and compression technology. For details, available courses and to sign up, click the link below.

Cooling Fans

Howden’s range of cooling fans are used as part of wet, dry and hybrid cooling systems. Our fans lead the way in high efficiency and low noise operation.

CPI by Howden

Our comprehensive knowledge, proven products and extensive field experience are valued by customers the world over who count on CPI by Howden for service and solutions that keep their compressors, lubrication systems, and business running safely and efficiently.


An advanced static gas mixer increasing the efficiency of gas handling equipment by homogenizing the inflow of process gas along with any conditioning agents.

ESP Services

A vital contributor to lowering emissions from plant operations, Electrostatic Precipitators (ESP) capture particles from waste gas streams.

Gas Gas Heater

Supporting efficient environmental emission controls for carbon-based power plants by reducing the need for additional heating of treated gas.

Gas Gas Heaters

With over 80 years’ experience and a large global installed base, we leverage our knowledge to support customers in the inspection of their plants and in the cleaning, revision, maintenance, and modernisation of various components in desulfurization and denitrification plants.

Howden Uptime

A unique digital solution for equipment performance optimization that seamlessly gathers and integrates the physical sensor data from any type of rotating equipment, and analyses how it operates and responds to the environment.


Howden provides expertise service and support to your existing HV-TURBO equipment. We will keep your blowers in the best condition through quality spare parts, ongoing maintenance, periodic upgrades or retrofit work.

Kühnle, Kopp & Kausch

Howden was delighted to return the Kühnle, Kopp & Kausch name back to the market. Whether it is the range of industrial compressors or steam turbines, Kühnle, Kopp & Kausch stands for state-of-the-art quality, "Made in Germany".


A 3-dimensional software package that simulates the pumping and transportation of liquids and slurries through piping systems and networks.

Reciprocating Compressors

Both piston and diaphragm technologies play a vital role in the safe processing of gas including hydrogen throughout production, transmission and distribution phases.

Reciprocating Compressors

Reciprocating gas compressors rated to 20MW and operating between 260 and 1,000 rpm. Peter Brotherhood range covers a wide spectrum of gas mixtures, including corrosive and hazardous gases. Designed to operate at low speeds with variable strokes to give maximum reliability, smooth operation and low wear, for maximum service life.

Screw Compressors

Rotary twin-screw compressors for gas compression applications within oil & gas, power and industrial refrigeration.


A continual monitoring system suitable for fans of all types in real-time. It assists operators in keeping fans running at peak efficiency.


Spencer Turbine Company were known for their innovative solutions for air and gas handling solutions. Spencer vacuum systems, gas pressure boosters, industrial blowers, and other products were designed to withstand extreme conditions and perform for years at a time with little maintenance,

Steam Turbines

Robust, reliable and efficient steam turbine solutions for heat and power generation from 75kW up to 40MWe. Steam turbines as mechanical drive for all rotating equipment such as pumps, compressors and fans from 10kW to 40MW.

Steam Turbines

Steam turbines designed for a variety of applications from 1 MW to 40 MW and inlet pressures to 70 bar; condensing, mixed pressure and back-pressure. Our steam turbines provide over 1000 MW of installed power in Waste to Energy Power Plants and we have in excess of 500 machines installed in the cane sugar industry.

Turbo Fans

Advanced technologies generating high pressures at a wide volume flow range for air, process gas, and vapor compression applications. Industries served include oil & gas, power generation, metals, mining, food/dairy and pharmaceutical.


A software suite enabling the design and simulation of underground mine and tunnel ventilation systems with controls for safe and efficient operation.


Howden has developed the unique 4P (Parts, Presence, Precision, Prevention) concept to deliver faster and higher productivity with continuous technological innovation. That means quality products, training, and services designed and tailored to meet each custumer’s needs.

We offer Outage Solutions that bring together a wide range of technical expertise we reduce complexity, identify optimized scope solutions, and deliver within the tightest of timescales. With careful planning and risk management, we can avoid lost revenue by reducing the risk of future plant failure, maximising component life, and restoring and improving plant performance.


Howden Aftermarket

Howden ESG

ESG is integrally linked to our vision of ‘enabling our customers’ vital processes which advance a more sustainable world’, and is clearly aligned with one of our core values, ‘we do the right thing’. In short, our ESG efforts are a fundamental characteristic of our brand as well as our purpose as an organisation.

Technical Library

View and download solutions brochures for some of our major markets.

Compressor Technology for Biogas

As the biogas industry continues to advance towards a more sustainable and energy efficient future, Howden screw compressors stand at the forefront of innovation revolutionizing the way biogas is process, upgraded and distributed.

Kühnle, Kopp & Kausch®

Howden range of Kühnle, Kopp & Kausch® single and multi-stage industrial turbo compressors.

Maintenance Partners by Howden (HMP)

Total solution aftermarket service partner maximizing the efficiency, longevity and safety of rotating and turbomachinery equipment. Servicing all Howden brands and 3rd party equipment.

Solutions for the Cement Sector Brochure

Solutions for the Energy Recovery Sector

Solutions for the Hydrogen Industry

Solutions for the Metals Industry

Solutions for the Mining Industry

Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry

Solutions for the Wastewater Sector

Spencer - Blowers and Vacuum Systems

Spencer's products include single and multi-stage centrifugal blowers, gas boosters, central vacuum systems, mobile vacuum units, separators, regenerative blowers, electrical control panels, tubing and fittings and vacuum accessories.

Spencer - Custom Blowers and Gas Boosters

The specialists for air and gas handling equipment in corrosive, toxic and harsh environments and applications, such as high temperature, high pressure and gastight requirements.

Spencer - Industravac Vacuum Units

Powerful, low noise, high efficiency vacuums maintain a clean operational environment for employees and visitors.

Spencer - Vortex Regenerative Blowers

Compact, lightweight design, wide performance range, proven long term reliability, oil-free air delivery, reduced heat and noise with application flexibility.

FLNG Compression

Howden screw compressors have been selected for a number of FLNG projects for their compact design, high performance and reliability.

Diaphragm Compressor Maintenance Parts

Howden recommended maintenance spare part stocks for Burton Corblin diaphragm compressors.

Diaphragm Compressors Maintenance Plan

Maintenance plan for Burton Corblin brand compressors.

Diaphragm Replacement Instructions

Storage and installation instructions for replacement diaphragms for Burton Corblin compressors.

Diaphragms for Burton Corblin Compressors

Maintain the integrity of your valuable assets with Howden OEM parts.

Dynalim Limiter

Set's the compressor's maximum discharge pressure.

Measuring Kit - Limiter Setting Point

An accurate hydraulic limiter setting is critical for the efficiency and reliability of diaphragm compressors.

Reciprocating Compressors Maintenance Plan

Maintenance plan for Burton Corblin brand reciprocating piston compressors.

Valves for Burton Corblin Compressors

Maintain the integrity of your valuable assets with Howden OEM parts.

Contact Howden

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General Enquiries  +44 141 885 7500

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