Products and expertise for high speed trains, vacuum trucks and navy applications

The transport sector provides many applications which require series-produced fans that operate with high reliability. Howden fans may be found on the latest high-speed rail locomotives, in heavy duty off road vehicles, and in ships.

We custom design fans to meet the precise requirements of the manufacturer for each of their particular locomotive types or vehicles. We then produce the fans in series, to the unique specification of each application.

Our compressors and blowers are among the quietest and most powerful available for trucks around the world.

Why Howden?

Expert Support

Because we manufacture air and gas handling equipment for the transportation sector, we can offer expert and unbiased advice about the right solution for your application.

Global Presence, Local Service

In our experience, there is no substitute for local support; that’s why we have local teams ready to help.

Lifetime Commitment

We offer lifetime support of every product we supply - covering not only spares and servicing but also upgrades and advice.

Customer focus

We regularly undertake customer research to understand your key challenges and requirements, meaning we can develop and offer the right products.

Commitment to cost reduction

We understand a key challenge of the sector is increasing costs. That’s why we’re dedicated to increasing your efficiencies and lowering your operating costs.


If you would like to submit an enquiry please get in touch.