In the 1980’s Gordon Brothers established a new factory in Bendigo and commenced the manufacture of screw compressor packages, purpose built skid mounted refrigeration packages and large scale automatic plate freezers for the meat industry. It also moved the manufacture of other products such as galvanized fin coil evaporators, pressure vessels and packaged equipment from Brunswick to the Bendigo factory.
The factory has a huge capacity and has produced many large scale products. The 860 square metre factory has a 5 tonne crane with the capacity to increase this with mobile cranes. Gordon Brothers is the only Industrial Refrigeration company in Australia with the capacity to produce such large scale equipment.
The factory has pressure vessel manufacturing capability, process pipe & pressure pipe spooling manufacturing and installation. There is an on-site Engineering design and drafting department with a dedicated Electrical engineering also on-site.