Infrared Laboratories has worked with hundreds of scientists to deliver semi-custom and custom cryogenic systems used for scientific research and industry. A proven partner in cryogenic design process IR Labs has delivered over 4,500 successful systems. When you work with us, you can expect to work with a top-notch team of professionals with decades of experience designing cryogenic solutions.

Our first goal is to understand your needs

We work with wide variety of customers on projects with varying degrees of customization. From a small modification to one of our standard model cryostats to a completely customized cryogenic system, we design systems to meet your specifications. Our engineering team is happy to meet with you to discuss your project and provide you with a proposal and project plan. For projects with a larger scope, we assign a dedicated project manager to work with your team to provide design reviews, regular status updates and keep your project on schedule. Our proven design process will keep your team involved and informed.

We work with you to solve challenges

We have a collaborative style that values working with your team to design the solution that meets your project’s research and operational goals. Given our company’s history in academic research, we understand that we may be working on a research application that has not been done before. That’s when our clients most value our collaborative approach and decades of experience.

Manufacturing, quality control and formal testing procedures

Once the final design has been approved, IR Labs will fabricate and test your system. Typical testing includes a full operational cryogenic test and helium leak checking all vacuum seals both warm and cold. Systems are fully tested to verify operating temperature and hold time requirements. Mechanical assemblies and any optional upgrades are tested at operating temperature. Custom manuals are included for each system that include basic operating instructions, test data, drawings and wiring diagrams.

Put our experience to work on your project

IR Labs has decades of experience working with our clients on the toughest challenges in designing and manufacturing cryogenic systems used in demanding environments. Let us bring our extensive knowledge base and proven processes to deliver a successful solution for your unique application.