Carl Wilhelm Brabender founds Brabender Elektromaschinen GmbH to carry out major repairs of electric motors and transformers.
Expansion of the product range through the production of electric flour improvers to improve the baking properties of cereal flours.
Manufacture and sale of the first device for testing the quality of flour.
Foundation of Brabender Corporation in the United States (today: C. W. Brabender Instruments, Inc., re-established in 1955 in the aftermath of World War II)
Expansion of the Brabender portfolio into the general food and other industries.
Facilities for user training on Brabender equipment (forerunner of today’s Application Lab Food & Feed)
Further development of the Farinograph into the Plastograph and thus into a special testing device for plastics and other plastic masses
Production of solutions for dosing and discharging bulk materials.
Today: Brabender Technologie GmbH & Co. KG.
Production of moisture analyzers for the plastics industry and for viscosity testing during production
Production of the first computerized Brabender devices
Production of the first single-screw extruders
Opening of the first customer laboratory for plastics and rubber applications
Development of the world’s first twin-screw extruder with hinged liner
Development of the first rapid rheological measuring device for testing the quality of gluten
Farinograph and Moisture Tester with web-based, site- and platform-independent instrument software
Opening of the OOO Brabender in Kazan (Russia)
New, modern facilities for the Brabender application laboratories
Integration of Brabender Messtechnik GmbH & Co. KG into Brabender GmbH & Co. KG
On August 1, 2023, Anton Paar acquired Brabender, which will be integrated into the Anton Paar Group as Anton Paar TorqueTec GmbH.
Further development of globally proven analytical methods (Image: Brabender Farinograph)
State-of-the-art rapid methods (Image: Brabender ViscoQuick)
Modular and compact solutions for extrusion on a laboratory scale (Image: TwinLab-C 20/40)
Progress in digitalization and automation through further development of the Brabender MetaBridge