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Ground Vehicles & Sea Systems

Ground Vehicles & Sea Systems

Actuation Solutions for Military Land Vehicles & Naval Systems

As combat presents new challenges and requires greater capabilities and flexibility from an aging infrastructure, manufacturers realize that the military needs rapid, intelligent solutions to protect its most important asset - its people. Thomson has drawn on many years of experience providing creative, rugged solutions to the Mobile Off Highway market and developed a rapidly deployable solution that can quickly be customized for the unique needs of the military market. Thomson actuation solutions are an easily customizable option that provides long lasting service which requires zero maintenance. These solutions are easily incorporated into both new and existing vehicles and with minimal effort can be customized for any unique application needs.

Featured Solutions

  • Armor (Actuated)
  • Suspension
  • Electric Brakes
  • Seat Actuation
  • Mast Systems
  • Weapons systems (charging)
  • Auto Hitch (trailer)
  • Ambulance conversion
  • Cargo Handling
  • Engine Systems
  • Utility Actuation
  • Door/Hatch Actuation

Proven performance in Aerospace and Defense

For over 50 years Thomson has provided simple, innovative, and dependable solutions for the Aerospace and Defense market. By leveraging the commercial success of the rugged Mobile Off Highway solutions, Thomson is able to provide rapid service and response to all customer needs.

The largest linear actuator range in the market

In addition to our extensive application and engineering expertise, Thomson also has the largest unmatched range of electrical linear actuators, precision linear actuators and screw jacks in the market today. For this reason, we are able to provide positioning solutions for a vast array of unique applications for dynamic loads up to 50 000 N. Thomson understands the critical needs of the clean energy industry and works diligently to provide the most cost-effective solution available. Our success is driven by:

  • Decades of application and engineering expertise
  • Robust and reliable products that withstand the harshest environments
  • An extensive standard and modified product range
  • Custom designs for unique applications
  • Over 50 years of design and mfg experience in the Aerospace and defense markets
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