Advanced science.  Applied technology.


Advanced Power Systems

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Southwest Research Institute is a leader in advanced power systems, including the design, analysis, prototype fabrication, and testing of turbomachinery such as gas turbines, compressors, pumps, wind turbines, and motors from kW-scale to utility-scale. With more than 50 years of experience assessing and improving power generation equipment, SwRI is also a leading developer of cutting-edge power generation technology.

Advanced Energy Research Areas

SwRI’s unique approach to advanced science and applied technology enables clients in government and industry to draw upon multi-disciplinary teams for advanced energy research.

Two men standing near a gas turbine compressor

Offering a wide array of energy storage solutions to make possible the implementation of renewable energy on a larger scale