Through the Hudson Products, Air-X-Changers, Smithco, Hammco and Cooler Service Company brands, Chart has brought together trusted leaders to provide heat transfer solutions across upstream, midstream, downstream, refinery, petrochemicals, power and others.
Service Center & Aftermarket
Full service and aftermarket capability for all Chart owned brands. Dedicated to keeping you online and productive. We respond to your needs promptly and efficiently. One-stop shop for all replacement units and parts.
Superior Design & Engineering
Our products are engineered to order ensuring that your air cooler is designed and manufactured to exact specifications using the latest software available.
Combined expertise and best practice, leading edge design and a fully streamlined system for maximum accuracy and responsiveness from quotation to delivery.
In-house proprietary software
RISA 3-D structural analysis
Finite element analysis
Through our brands, Chart boasts a rich heritage of innovation and continuous improvement with hundreds of patented designs and thousands of products hard at work in plants around the globe.
Natural gas processing
Natural gas compression
Natural gas transmission
Refinery and petrochemical
World's Largest Manufacturing Facility
Our 120 acre site in Beasley, TX is the world's largest air cooled heat exchanger engineering and manufacturing facility. We also have an engineering center of excellence in Tulsa, OK.
400,000ft2 of under-roof space
720,000 ft2 of storage and marshalling
34 fixed cranes from 3 to 30 tons
2 mobile crawler cranes with 150' boom
Recent capacity expansions added 50,000 ft2 covered floorspace including a bespoke machine shop building for headers and fans
Comprehensive After-Sales - total supply for all brands
By combining Chart Lifecycle, Hudson Service and the aftermarket groups of our other legacy brands, Chart provides the industry's most comprehensive aftersales service and support for all air cooled heat exchangers, regardless of OEM.
New or replacement units
Field service support
On-site customer training
Commissioning and start-up support
Equipment check rates
Redesigned tube bundles
Trouble shooting / performance issues
Temperature / pressure re-rates
Thermal and air-flow testing
Model EH is the world's most widely used engine driven cooler
This compact, unitized cooler combines engine and compressor cooling in a single unit. It is designed to deliver unrivalled performance and durability in the compressed natural gas industry.
Our excellence is recognized around the world
Hudson is responsible for pioneering many industry developments and trademarks, such as Fin-Fan®, Tuf-Lite® and Hy-Fin® that are recognized around the world.
World class manufacturing in Texas
World's largest air cooler engineering and manufacturing facility in Beasley, TX. Conveniently located 35 miles southwest of Houston, TX. Engineering in Tulsa, OK and an additional service and site crew mobilization center in Franklin, IN.
Developing clean energy solutions
Chart is also at the forefront of developing air cooled heat exchanger solutions for Direct Air Carbon Capture, which is an exciting clean energy application.
Hudson Products & Smithco Engineering
There are thousands of Hudson air cooled heat exchangers hard at work in plants all around the globe. Hudson started building its reputation pioneering the technology to solve urgent production problems in the field and today the Hudson brand is especially synonymous with reducing plot plans and costs for LNG and other mega energy projects.
Smithco is associated with design and manufacture of dependable, long-lasting, air cooled heat exchangers serving the specialized needs of the midstream sector including natural gas processing and transmission facilities, power generation and other heavy industries.
Combin-Aire® humidified air-cooled heat exchangers combine humidified inlet air cooling with standard Fin-Fan technology for hot arid locations where availability of cooling water is limited.
For immediate purchase, application advice, or to discuss Combin-Aire for your next project, contact a Hudson specialist +1 800 634 9160
Since 1954 the Air-X-Changers brand has been renowned in the upstream and natural gas compression markets for innovative design and manufacture of durable air cooled heat exchangers backed by first class customer support. Chart acquired Air-X-Changers and Hammco in 2019 and we are proud to continue their traditions.
Cryo-Lease Solutions for Heat Transfer Products
Cryo-Lease is available on our heat transfer products and systems many of which are custom built items. Examples include heat exchangers, axial flow fans, liquefaction plants and more.
Cryo-Lease reduces initial capital expenditure and is available for new plants, equipment replacements, refurbishments and upgrades.
Air Cooled Heat Exchangers for Gas Compression
Through our Air-X-Changers and Cooler Service Company brands Chart provides the broadest line of air coolers for natural gas compression, including engine, electric-motor and hydraulic driven configurations.
Air-X-Changers Model EH is the world's most popular engine driven cooler.
Air-X-Changers Model Z and CCSC H Model (pictured) horizontal coolers are designed for high horsepower and high specification applications.
For detailed specifications of all available models visit the Spec Sheets section of our Technical Library.
Chart provides horizontal, vertical and multiple fan coolers with both forced and induced draft.
Complete range of options including winterization, maintenance and header walkways, ladders, bugscreens, louvers, heating coils and warm air recirculation.
We provide a range of resources for all our brands including brochures, model data sheets and technical papers.
Details of our commissioning and start-up team.
Air Cooled Heat Exchangers and Axial Flow Fans
Overview of the air cooled heat exchangers and axial flow fans manufactured by Chart through the acquisition of Hudson Products and Air-X-Changers.
Air Cooled Heat Exchangers for Gas Compression
Models with specifications for our Air-X-Changers and Cooler Service Company brands serving the gas compression market.
Gas Compression C of E in Tulsa
Through our Air-X and CSC brands, CHART designs and builds a full range of air cooler models for the gas compression market in Tulsa, OK.
Hudson Combin-Aire® Air Cooled Heat Exchanger
Combin-Aire air cooled heat exchangers combine humidified inlet air cooling with standard Fin-Fan technology for hot arid locations where availability of cooling water is limited.
Leading Edge Products - Hudson Products' brochure.
Hudson Products - Leading Edge Technologies
Overview brochure for the air cooled heat exchangers and axial flow fans manufactured by Hudson Products.
Tip Seal Installation Manual R1
Air-X-Changers Model Data Sheets
CCSC H Model
Specifications for Chart Cooler Service Company H Model air cooled heat exchanger.
CCSC L Model
Specifications for Chart Cooler Service Company L Model air cooled heat exchanger.
CCSC M Model
Specifications for Chart Cooler Service Company M Model air cooled heat exchanger.
CCSC S Model
Specifications for Chart Cooler Service Company S Model air cooled heat exchanger.
CCSC V Model
Specifications for Chart Cooler Service Company V Model air cooled heat exchanger.
Self-Aligning Shaft Bearings
Basics of Axial Flow Fans
Air Flow Testing Procedure
API Standard 661 - 5th Edition/ISO 13706
API-661-6th-Edition-ISO 13706 (Second) - Summary of Changes
Basics of ACHEs software
Basics of Air-Cooled Heat Exchangers
Consider Variable Pitch Fans
Design of Quiet Air-Cooled Heat Exchangers
Extruded aluminum finned tube benefits
Fin Fan® Air Cooled Heat Exchangers - Life Cycle Costs
Specify the right fin type for air-cooled heat exchangers
The Cost of Noise
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