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About Us

Founded in 1985, Rocky Research is a small high-tech engineering firm specializing in thermal, energy, and power management solutions, with offices in Boulder City, Nevada, and Huntsville, Alabama. Rocky Research is home to a dedicated group of scientists, engineers, technicians, and support personnel, and we are a recognized leader in thermal and energy management design innovations. Rocky Research’s TestPro Division, located within the Huntsville facility, is a full service provider of custom test equipment for the automotive, medical, appliance, audio, and computer application markets.  In 2016 it was decided that pursuing ITAR certification would not only benefit Rocky Research but would be advantageous to current and future clients.  ITAR Certification was received July 2016 and renewed annually.  

Utilizing Rocky Research’s advanced thermal management approaches and devices, the Huntsville, Alabama facility offers prototype assembly as well as production and integration of commercial, industrial, and military high-density electronic systems. The Huntsville facility has maintained the International Standardization Organization’s certification since first earned in 2010 (ISO 9001:2008) and then transitioned to (ISO 9001:2015) in 2016.

Our Boulder City, Nevada headquarters is equipped with an analytical laboratory for chemical analysis, physical property measurements, and prototype development, assembly and testing facilities for thermal equipment, and a prototype machine shop. Rocky Research’s scientists and engineers hold numerous patents related to complex compounds and thermal management technologies, supporting a broad range of commercial, industrial, and defense markets.

We have a long history of providing customized engineering and analytical services, and our core competencies include:

  • Thermal Management and Heat Transfer
  • Mechanical and Structural Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Controls
  • Product and System Design
  • Special Thermal Appliances
  • System Engineering and Analysis
  • Environmental Testing
  • Program Management and Engineering
  • High Efficiency HVAC&R Technologies
  • Electronics Cooling Techniques and Technologies
  • Light Weight Ballistic Resistant and Endothermic Material Technologies
  • Custom Test Equipment and Test Platforms
Mission Statement:  It is Rocky Research's mission to be the foremost provider of thermal and energy management solutions through innovative products, engineering and service solutions while striving to exceed the expectations of our customers in the public and government sectors.
Quality Policy Statement:  Every employee is empowered with the responsibility of setting the cornerstone of quality in every task, while searching for opportunities for continual improvement.                                                                            (ISO 9001:2015 - Huntsville Office) 

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Corporate Headquarters
Boulder City, NV

Huntsville, AL Facility
1.866.843.3568 (toll free)