We are proud to share that Blue Origin selected Barber-Nichols to take top honors at the Supplier Summit: Partnerships in Space. We were selected for the Community Service Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the community through impactful works of service. Blue Origin: The recipients of this award have shown a dedication to improving…
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Best Places to Work 2023
Barber-Nichols wins TOP 10 in Glassdoor’s Best Small & Medium Places to Work in 2023! Winners were selected based on employee reviews and recognized as providing a positive culture, strong pay and benefits, flexibility, and much more. Check out the original article on glassdoor here: More
Successful Ventilation Loop Fan Life Testing for NASA’s Future Space Suits
Barber-Nichols is proud to announce the successful completion of the Ventilation Loop Fan Life Testing for the Exploration Portable Life Support System (xPLSS), a critical subsystem in NASA’s future space suits. Since 2019, Barber-Nichols has been working in collaboration with NASA’s Johnson Space Center and Jacobs Technology Inc to design, manufacture, test, and deliver fans…
Electric motor-driven, mixed flow, full and partial emission centrifugal pumps in mechanically sealed, hermetic (canned motor or magnetic coupled), and submersible configurations.
Compressors & Fans
Electric motor-driven, vane-axial, mixed flow, full and partial emission centrifugal fans, blowers, and compressors with a variety of mounting configurations to suit most applications.
Turbines & Power Systems
Axial and radial inflow turbines and turbine-generators with output capacities from 1 kW to 5 MW+. Specialized steam, organics, refrigerants, and CO2 fluid applications.
Rocket Engine Turbo Pumps
Barber-Nichols, (BN) is an industry leader in the rapid
development and manufacture of robust, economical Rocket
Engine Turbopumps. Since 1996, BN has designed and manufactured more new turbopumps than any other U.S. company.
Motors, Generators & Controllers
Permanent magnet motors and generators, along with high-speed controllers for use with specialty turbomachinery. Compact alternators and regulators using advanced semiconductor technologies and specialized architectures. Complete specialty systems harnessing wide-ranging heat sources to produce power to meet demanding requirements.
Thermal Management Solutions
From ground and flight-qualified coolant pumps to complete cooling system solutions designed to operate in the most demanding environments.
Partners in Success
We work as an extension of your engineering and manufacturing capabilities. Collaborating and solving the most complex turbomachinery challenges, that’s what we do. From engineering design to manufacturing, we have the expertise and experience for end-to-end solution delivery. Here is an example of our teamwork with Virgin Orbit. Hot Fire Testing of the Newton Three Engine used for LauncherOne’s first orbital test flight.
Barber-Nichols is a world-class supplier of electronics-enhanced turbomachines and turbomachine-based subsystems for the aerospace, defense, and other demanding markets.
We are looking to continue our success by building on the creativity and imagination of our talented workforce.
17Clean Sheet Designs Annually
10%Annual Growth since 2002
57Years of Experience