TECA Corporation in Chicago began as a department of the Borg-Warner Corporation and developed the first commercially available thermoelectric enclosure cooler in 1978. A privately held company since 1984, TECA remains the market innovator of thermoelectric cooling products for industry, military, and laboratories.

We manufacture the broadest range of solid-state thermoelectric cooling products including air-conditioners, cold plates, liquid chillers, and custom assemblies. We proudly build all our products in our Chicago factory and ship directly to our customers around the globe. TECA is committed to using premium components from original source manufacturers and their certified distributors.

Our Customers

From small companies to global giants, from university laboratories to underground mining, our clients are incredibly diverse. We are grateful to be able to serve so many different industries. It is a testament to the value of thermoelectric cooling technology that it is used for so many purposes.

Some of the industries we most frequently serve include:

Automation Laboratory Military
Aerospace Life Science Oil & Gas
Communications Manufacturing R&D
Construction Engineering Satellite
Kiosk Healthcare Surveillance

Quality Mission Statement

The fundamental purpose of TECA is to serve its customers by providing world-class products of the best possible quality.
It is our promise to continually build with premium components from original source manufacturers and their licensed distributors.
It is our promise to continually monitor and improve our own operations.
It is our promise to meet and exceed our customers’ needs.

Guiding Values
Teamwork: Our success depends upon the safety, involvement, commitment, and performance of each team member.
Excellence: Without sacrificing health, safety, or the environment in which we live, we prioritize our efforts to ensure product quality and customer service.
Cooperation: Suppliers are a crucial factor of TECA quality. Their performance will be measured and controlled to ensure on-time, acceptable deliveries.
Accountability: We are dedicated to the continual improvement of our product offerings, our internal practices, and our customer relationships.

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