Established in the UK in 1973 and now with divisions in South East Asia and the USA, Brooks is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality engineered products. From precision gears to chain wheels, pin oven chains and adapted transmission chain, we have the experience, expertise and product range required to meet the needs of the specialist industries we serve throughout the world.
Brooks was founded in 1973 by Michael Whitham initially trading in small pitch roller chains.
The business expanded quickly and within a short period of time an office and warehousing unit was purchased in Stockport, England.
This also prompted the arrival of the company’s first two employees and the naming of the business as V. R. Brooks (Stockport) Ltd.
Expansion continued during the 1980’s and larger premises were built to accommodate the increasing number of machine tools and employees. The gear manufacturing business was brought in house and the company renamed as Brooks Limited.
During the late
In 1990 Brooks purchased Andell Conveyor chain and the company was renamed Brooks Andell. In 2002 Brooks USA was incorporated to manage the increasing demand for our
What We Offer
We are a privately-owned manufacturing company specialising in the manufacture of gears, ground gears, sprockets, shafts and adapted transmission .
The business is set up to produce low to medium volumes of high quality products. We are certified to ISO9001:2015 and our products have been used by many well-known international companies in some of industries harshest environments. This can be anything from elevating 6m long blooms of recently cast steel, deploying a rescue submarine along the deck of a vessel or transporting thrill seekers around some of the most famous roller coaster rides in the world.
Complimenting the core business is a number of products ranging from
Our UK manufacturing facility and the company’s head office are located in a 35,000ft² property in Manchester,
We are always delighted to welcome visitors to Manchester to view our manufacturing facility, meet our team and see our quality system in action. Please give us a call.