About the Tekgard Division

Innovative Solutions for Extreme Conditions

Tekgard, a Division of Advanced Cooling Technologies

Tekgard specializes in engineering customized thermal management solutions for military, government, and industrial applications. Located in central Pennsylvania, Tekgard has a state-of-the-art facility with over 63,000 square feet dedicated to designing, manufacturing, and testing environmental control units (ECUs). With over 10,000 ECUs deployed worldwide, Tekgard takes pride in providing a quality product that is reliable and capable of performing in any environmental condition. We stand ready to be your trusted partner and provide innovative solutions to your requirements!

Services provided range from initial concept to lifetime maintenance. Tekgard offers experienced Design & Manufacturing, Engineering Services & Testing, Field Service & Support, Maintenance & Training, and inventories Spare Parts & Accessories.

Founded in 1994, Tekgard has a history of collaborating with clients to develop innovative solutions to unique and challenging requirements in several industries. Since 2003, the company has designed and manufactured the most reliable, user-friendly ruggedized HVAC equipment available on the market. Soon afterward, Tekgard quickly became the first company to supply an Environmental Control Unit that fully met our customers’ capacity, power consumption, and weight requirements while operating in the harsh conditions dictated by the military’s demands.

Tekgard joined the ACT family in early 2021. With a shared focus on innovative solutions and exceptional customer experiences, both teams look forward to leveraging each other’s thermal and mechanical experience to provide an unparalleled range of thermal solutions.

Tekgard comes to ACT with the same Core Values of Innovation, Teamwork, Customer Care with a history of commitment to collaborative solutions and industry-leading quality systems.

We provide our customers with dependable equipment and service with outstanding technical support:

Tekgard Division Quality Documents

2021  Quality Policy     ISO9001:2015 Cert    Quality Manual


"Our customers' success, is our success!"Tekgard Division Management Team

Mike Bahn
, Vice President, Tekgard Products
Matt Keller, PE, General Manager, Tekgard Products
Mike Grothey, Director of Operations, Tekgard Products

Contact Information

Dependability is Tekgard – service before, during and after deployment.Tekgard Main Office: 717-854-0005
Tekgard Division System Sales:  (717) 295-6061  I  contact form
Tekgard Division Service Support:  (717) 542-4767   I   tkdservice@1-act.com
Tekgard Division Spare Parts:  (717) 854-0005 (x283) I  tkdspares@1-act.com
Tekgard Division Quality Assurance:  (717) 854-0005 (x225) I tkdquality@1-act.com


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