Alvan Blanch Development Company Ltd

Alvan Blanch is a British manufacturing and project engineering company with a global outlook, specialising in the design, production and supply of quality machines and integrated systems for the primary and secondary processing of agricultural produce and waste materials. We are proud of the reputation we have gained over more than 60 years for the quality of our innovative and reliable products and for the personal service that we give to all of our customers. An exceptionally wide product range encompasses some stages of mechanical processing for most of the world’s crops, varying in scale from individual machines to large-scale industrial projects.

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Continuous Double Flow Drier - Animation

Conveyor Drier

Aspra Major Thresher

Reaper Binder TH1400

Mobile Pineapple Fruit Juice Processing Plant


Latest News

Australian Almond Grower - Invests in Alvan Blanch DF26500

A visit to New Zealand in August 2014 was enough to show a delegation of Select Harvests Managers that the Alvan Blanch DF26500...

Alvan Blanch Middle East Office

Alvan Blanch are proud to announce the opening of their new Middle East branch at Platinum Tower, JLT, Dubai

Farmers Weekly - Alvan Blanch Behind the doors of a British grain-dryer maker

Farmers Weekly - Best of British series: Before starting the farm machinery company that bears his name, Alvan Blanch enjoyed a brief but successful career as an agricultural contractor and sheep shearer....

Drier Testimonials

Isle of wight, Manor Farm

"Having just completed our first harvest with our new Alvan Blanch 25000S, I can confirm a significant saving on fuel costs compared to our old tower drier....

Loanhead Farm, DF30000S Grain Drier, Perth

“It’s doing everything we expected of it: no-one can fault it."

Manor Farm. DF25000 Grain Drier, Wallingford

“Our AB drier means it has lengthened our day and cut down on time wasted so we have been able to get on with other work.”

Stowell Park, DF37000S Grain Drier, Gloucestershire

“The machine certainly does what it is supposed to do."

Huntly Farm, DF30000S Grain Drier, Dundee

"We’re very, very pleased with the drier and I was most impressed by every aspect of our dealing with Alvan Blanch."

Cocoa Drying and Cleaning Plant

... "we are really pleased with this new drier, along with the belt conveyors and cleaning/grading system - it is an excellent system.“

Vladimir Lastochkin, Gorkinskoye Limited, Russia

"I’m very happy with this machine, it is much better than the drier we were working on previous years. I definitely would buy Alvan Blanch drier again."

Anatoliy Stepanov, Sokolovo Limited, Russia

"Alvan Blanch Grain Drier is very high quality machine. It is very appropriate for our tough climate."

Viktor Bucin, Politotdeljskoye Limited, Russia

"Alvan Blanch Grain Drier is very successful investment from my point of view."

DF12800 Double Flow Grain Drier. Drying high quality basmati rice, with steam heat exchanger

"The results are as good as we had hoped and the driers have performed very reliably”

Grain Drying, Cleaning & Storage System

“In a world with many choices, we have found our AB drier to be the Mercedes Benz of Driers....

Matthew Dunlop, Ingliston Farm, Forfar

"We bought our first Alvan Blanch drier in 2010 because we have seen from our neighbours how well these driers cope with the wet corn that we get in this region. The drier continues to serve us well and we are so pleased with it that last year we have bought a second drier – the DF30000, for our other farm...