The Tubular Exchanger Manufacturers Association, Inc. (TEMA) is trade association of leading manufacturers of shell and tube heat exchangers, who have pioneered the research and development of heat exchangers for over sixty years.

The TEMA Standards and software have achieved worldwide acceptance as the authority on shell and tube heat exchanger mechanical design.

TEMA is a progressive organization with an eye towards the future. Members are market-aware and actively involved, meeting several times a year to discuss current trends in design and manufacturing. The internal organization includes various subdivisions committed to solving technical problems and improving equipment performance. This cooperative technical effort creates an extensive network for problem-solving, adding value from design to fabrication.

Whether having a heat exchanger designed, fabricated or repaired, you can count on TEMA members to provide the most current, efficient design and manufacturing solutions. TEMA is a way of thinking--members are not only researching the latest technology, they're creating it.

For over half a century our main goal has been to continually find innovated approaches to heat exchanger applications. As a result, TEMA members have a unique ability to understand and anticipate the technical and practical needs of today's market.

Using TEMA members as a resource today ensures a reliable partnership for years to come.

TEMA Nameplate
TEMA Name Plate

For quality assurance, one need only look for the TEMA Plate attached to the heat exchanger.  When you deal with a TEMA manufacturer, you enter into a partnership with an organization dedicated to furnishing a product of the highest technical standards.