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Cobham Life Support, Orchard Park, USA

T: +1 716 662 0006

Cobham Life Support, 10 Cobham Drive, Orchard Park, New York, USA  14127.

T: +1 716 662 0006

F: +1 716 662 0747


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Carleton Technologies, Inc. dba Cobham Life Support

Cobham Life Support, Westminster, USA

T: +1 410 871 9966

Cobham Life Support, 711 Corporate Center Court, Westminster, Maryland, USA  21157.

T: +1 410 871 9966

F: +1 410 871 9960


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Carleton Technologies, Inc. dba Cobham Life Support


Pressure Technology Solutions

Cobham, a world leading innovator in composites and energy management, designs and produces high performance composite pressure vessels and hybrid integrated structures for alternative energy, life support, military and commercial aircraft, and spacecraft applications.




Pressure Vessels and Integrated Structures: Product Descriptions


Composite Pressure Vessel Product List (.pdf 91kb)


Full Spectrum Design Capability


Because of the depth of our composites expertise, which spans over 30 years, and over five decades of world leadership in pneumatics and energy management, Cobham can innovate unique solutions across a full spectrum of needs, whether it's to produce the world's first demisable thin walled Space propellant tank, or thick walled flywheel rims, a gunfire tolerant oxygen cylinder, or robust, high quality SCBA cylinders for firefighters.


Preferred Choice for Lightweight, High Performance Products


The performance rigor demanded by our aerospace and military customers, coupled with an embedded culture of continuous improvement, drives us to produce the most robust, lightweight, high quality, competitively priced composite pressure vessels and integrated structures possible, with exceptional delivery, value, and customer service.


Typical products include:

  • Thick-Walled Composites (Flywheel Rims)
  • CNG and Hydrogen fuel cell vessels
  • Aircraft Slide Inflation Systems
  • Rescue/Liferaft inflation systems - cylinder and valve 
  • Aircraft passenger oxygen systems
  • Medical/Military oxygen systems
  • Fire suppression vessels
  • Air, Nitrogen, Helium, gas storage and fill cylinders
  • SCBA cylinders for first responders
  • Ballistic protection panels
  • Composite tubes, shafts and cases
  • Pneumatic-based launch systems
  • Spacecraft pressurant and propellant vessels


With mission critical engineering, composites, materials, and process expertise, we can:


  • design, develop and qualify custom composite vessels to meet your most demanding weight and strength requirements without sacrificing safety
  • be a strategic partner early in the design process defining specifications to meet your needs
  • design and produce complex metal-to-composite interfaces
  • offer off-the-shelf composite pressure vessel solutions


Markets and Capabilities 


Composite Cylinders:

On-Time Delivery and Aftermarket Services, Aircraft Applications, Life Support SCBA Cylinders, and Military Ground Vehicles


Alternative Energy:

Flywheel Rims, Hydrogen and Oxygen Fuel Cell Pressure Vessels, and CNG Type III Composite Cylinders for Light Commercial Vehicles


Composite Hybrid Structures:

Aspirators, Launch Tubes, Rocket Motor Cases, Torque Tubes and Drive Shafts


Space Systems:

Propellant Tanks, Pressurant Tanks, Oxygen Tanks, and Life Support and Propulsion Systems 


Our Capabilities:

Engineering Capabilities, Six Sigma, EiD, Design and Analysis Processes,  Composite Processing, Filament Winding, Hand Lay-Up, Testing and Inspection, and Customer Care



Cylinder Safety


Please review the latest Cylinder Safety Bulletins and Updates  on a regular basis to insure safe handling of our composite pressure vessels.


For more information, please contact:  

Business Development Manager
T:+1 (410) 871 9966 x106



Composite Pressure Vessel Product List

Product Descriptions

Pressure Vessels and Integrated Structures - Product Description

Cobham designs and manufactures a full line of lightweight carbon fiber full composite (CFFC) pressure vessels. With Cobham's extensive offe...

Our Capabilities

Our Capabilities

Cobham's Westminster, Maryland facility specializes in highly engineered composite structures with filament winding as our core manufacturin...

Space Systems

Space Systems

Cobham's large propellant tanks offerings are second to none when it comes to supporting new science missions where weight and performance r...

Composite Cylinders

Composite Cylinders

On-Time Delivery and Aftermarket Services Cobham's Pressure Technology Solutions team specializes in providing competitively priced p...

Alternative Energy

Alternative Energy

Flywheel Rims, Production Quantities Cobham is the world leading producer of composite flywheel rims used as an alternate source for ...

Hybrid Structures

Hybrid Structures

Because of our commitment to Excellence in Delivery, our unique expertise in composites engineering, filament winding, hand lay-up and metal...


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