bulk storage and handling
food processing engineers
brewery processing engineers
chemical processing engineers

From its inception in 1976, CROSTON ENGINEERING LTD has provided project management expertise and contracting facilities associated with the bulk storage and handling of powdered and granular materials throughout the Animal and Human Food Industries.

Since inception our clients have increased year on year with the result that we can now boast a client base which includes many of the most well known and respected household names within the industry.

It has always been our aim to provide a highly efficient and cost effective service which in addition to being valued by the client is also personal and friendly. We are confident that the repeat business we have enjoyed and continue to enjoy, is an appreciation of the effort we make in meeting the requirements of our customers.

As Project Managers and Engineers we understand and accept the importance of the following:-

  • Setting accurate and realistic budgets and programmes.
  • Health & Safety and Employee relationships.

By incorporating and observing the requirements of these basic precepts, we know from previous experience that the end result will be client satisfaction and ultimately repeat business.

To meet the requirements of our clients we offer a complete mechanical, civil and electrical engineering design service incorporating in house CAD. facilities. The scope of this work involves not simply the bulk storage and handling content of a project but also such peripheral activities as pneumatic conveying, weighing, metering, dust control, filtration, liquids addition etc. Site installation and commissioning services are carried out by our own highly experienced teams of installation engineers reinforced by qualified site engineers.

Among our many satisfied clients we are privileged to include the following:

  • Arkady Craigmillar Ltd.
  • Cereal Partners Ltd.
  • Allied Bakeries Ltd.
  • Friskies Petfoods Ltd.
  • BOCM Pauls Ltd.
  • Horizon Biscuits Ltd.
  • British Bakeries Ltd.
  • Northern Foods Ltd.
  • Cargill Ltd.
  • R.H.M. Ingredients Ltd.
  • Carlsberg-Tetley Burton.
  • Rank Hovis Ltd.
  • Warburtons Ltd.

Having now established ourselves in the U.K. and the Republic of Ireland as a respected operator in the field, we would particularly welcome enquiries from potential clients within the individual nations of the European Economic Community.

Regardless of whether your requirements are for a full scale bulk handling system or an individual sack tipping station, we can promise a highly personal, professional and efficient service.


Tarvin Mill, Barrow Lane,
Tarvin, Chester, CH3 8JF

Tel: 01829 741 119
Fax: 01829 741 169