Military Heat ExchangersMilitary Heat Exchangers

Niagara Thermal is a global leader in designing and manufacturing single phase and two phase custom military heat exchangers, including air to air heat exchangers, air to liquid heat exchangers, and liquid to liquid heat exchangers. We have manufactured heat transfer equipment for land vehicles, sea vehicles and aviation applications in the military for over twenty-five years, including:

  • M-60, M1A1 & M1A2 SEP Battle Tanks
  • M88, M113A, MTVL and Hercules Vehicles
  • Future Combat Systems Vehicles
  • Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle
  • RST-V & HUMVEE Vehicles
  • Stryker Vehicle Variants
  • Apache, Chinook, Air Warrior and Comanche Helicopters

Design of Military Heat Exchangers

We provide custom design services to develop solutions that are efficient and affordable. Give us your application parameters and your space claim requirements and we will develop the most efficient heat exchanger available. Our team of experienced thermal engineers and designers choose from our vast array of heat transfer fin and a broad selection of materials to create heat exchangers specific to your needs. Metals typically used include Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Copper and Nickel Alloys. Specialized engineering software is couple with our expertise and specific knowledge of military applications for targeted, time-tested solutions. Niagara Thermal utilizes a variety of configurations to design military heat exchangers including:

  • Cross-flow
  • Counter-flow
  • Single-pass
  • Multi-pass
  • Multi-Core Systems
  • Multi-Circuit Systems

Broad Manufacturing Capabilities for Military Heat Exchangers

Military Heat ExchangersOur lean manufacturing capabilities and operations allow us to provide our military clients industry leading technology with excellent value. We utilize an uncommonly broad selection of materials, manufacturing processes and tolerances to maximize the operating efficiency of our products. Efficient process planning offers the flexibility to produce large or small orders at affordable prices.

Typical applications for our military heat exchangers include:

  • Oil Coolers
  • Intercoolers
  • Environmental Control Systems
  • Condensers
  • Evaporators
  • Fuel Coolers
  • Radiators
  • Electronics Cooling
  • Complete Thermal Management Systems

Our Defense Heat Exchangers are Compact, Optimized and Built to Last

As a leading defense heat exchanger manufacturer, Niagara Thermal is dedicated to superior quality from design through delivery. Our products are manufactured to MIL-I-45208 procedures and AS9100/ISO 9001 standards. Further, we employ a systems level understanding of the entire vapor compression cycle where required to yield more efficient solutions. Using proprietary sizing programs leveraged with our vacuum brazing experience, we will optimize your custom heat exchanger performance to assure our design meets or exceeds your application requirements. We will provide you with the most compact and light weight solution available.

Your Experienced Defense Heat Exchanger Manufacturer!

Military Heat ExchangersNiagara Thermal's has developed military vehicle heat exchangers for many major defense companies and organizations including:

  • General Dynamics
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Raytheon
  • BAE Systems
  • Boeing
  • Meggitt Defense
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Cobham
  • Allen Vanguard
  • NATO
  • TACOM