Quadro Engineering Powder Milling & Particle Size Reduction


It all started with the Comil® in 1976, the original conical mill. At the time it was a revolutionary concept, which has since become the global processing standard. For over 40 years this Revolutionary Powder Milling Technology has stood the test of time as Quadro have continued to improve and refine the conical milling technology - reaffirming their position as one of the industry leaders.

The Quadro conical milling equipment range is the industry's most extensive on offer for your API, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetics, Food, Chemical or biotechnology applications.

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The original inventor of the Comil® cone mill and home of milling.

Since 2007, Quadro has been part of the IDEX Group of companies that form the IDEX Material Processing Technologies (IDEX MPT) division, which includes:

  • Fitzpatrick - experts in dry granulation using roll compaction and hammer milling.
  • Matcon - leading the way in IBC powder handling system solutions.
  • Microfluidics - specialists in the field of nano particle creation.


The Industry Leader in process and size reduction equipment


For more than four decades, Quadro Engineering’s cutting-edge equipment designs and relentless innovation have combined to allow for significantly streamlined manufacturing solutions. From equipment for pharmaceutical processing, to food processing, to chemical processing, to cosmetic manufacturing, Quadro Engineering is well versed in helping a variety of industries.

With Quadro Engineering products, customers know they can expect to achieve unmatched coarse-to-fine particle/powder size reduction and milling results, and the highest returns on investment. Since the introduction of our original, groundbreaking conical mill (Quadro® Comil®) design, in 1976, we have continued to innovate, even as competitors have raced to imitate our designs.

We know that continuous improvement goes hand in hand with continuous innovation. That’s why Quadro Engineering continues to invest in R&D, further optimizing efficiency and solidifying our reputation as a global leader in particle size reduction technology and equipment. Whatever your processing requirements, and whatever your industry — from pharmaceuticals, to food, to cosmetics, to chemicals, to biotechnology — we have the processing equipment to meet your needs. And perhaps, exceed your expectations.

Achieve uniform particle size distributions and reliable deagglomeration with genuine Quadro Engineering equipment.




Contact Your Local Expert

We’re able to advise on your best option, obligation-free.

We can advise on our entire range, what best suits your requirements and talk you through setup and ongoing management tailored to your needs.

Contact us on  +64 (0) 9 263 0578 or via our Contact Page.