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Howden Compressors is a leading international engineering group that designs, engineers, manufactures and supplies a range of compressor products used for a variety of demanding process gas and refrigeration duties, as well as power generation and waste water treatment.

At our manufacturing plant in Renfrew, Scotland, we product bare-shaft screw compressor units that are supplied globally to our partner packagers. Over the years we have supplied over 40,000 screw compressor units worldwide.

These oil-injected and oil-free Howden manufactured screw compressors are also used in our process gas screw compressor systems, built on-site in Renfrew. These packaged sets are built to API and other industry standards. 

Howden Compressors also design, manufacture and supply single stage turbo blowers and compressors offering high efficiency over a wide operating range.  These products are designed and manufactured in Renfrew and in our manufacturing site in Chesterfield, England. 

Applications for our compressor products include oil and gas upstream, oil and gas midstream, refinery, petrochemical, power, industrial and waste water treamtment.
We also offer a full range of aftermarket services for our screw compressor packages and turbo blowers and compressors.

Howden pioneered the world’s first commercial rotary twin screw compressor in the 1930’s and today designs and manufactures the largest most versatile range of oil injected and oil free screw compressors.  Our high efficiency turbo blowers and compressors are made for combustion air and process aeration, and Howden have supplied over 1,250 turbo blowers over the past 50 years.

Fred Hearle
Global Product Director


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