For over 160 years we have developed innovative rotating equipment. We are the world's leading application engineer.
We engineer and construct large turnkey ventilation, refrigeration and gas cleaning systems, integrate equipment into existing plant, or supply stand-alone units for user-defined duties.
With nearly 160 years’ experience meeting our customers’ mining ventilation needs it is little wonder that the world’s major commodities producers trust us to design, build, install and commission engineered solutions that offer the user exceptional performance and dependability, even in the harshest operating conditions.
Howden also supplies blowers and fans essential to the MVR process as well as heat processing equipment from our ACI range of Mine Air Heaters, which became part of the Howden family when we acquired ACI-CANEFCO in 2018.
Because we manufacture air and gas handling equipment for the mining sector, we can offer expert and unbiased advice about the right solution for your application.
In our experience, there is no substitute for local support; that’s why we have local teams ready to help.
We offer lifetime support of every product we supply - covering not only spares and servicing but also upgrades and advice.
We regularly undertake customer research to understand your key challenges and requirements, meaning we can develop and offer the right products.
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.
Howden installed a 30 kg/sec 10 MW(R) hard ice plant, using plate ice makers and ammonia refrigeration screw compressor sets, at Mponeng.
VentSim CONTROL technologies result in impressive cost and energy savings while also raising productivity at Goldcorp Eleonore gold mine.
Howden worked with a North American hard rock mine to introduce a Ventilation on Demand system using VentSim CONTROL technology.