Aavid is the World Leader in Thermal Management



Founded in 1964 as Aavid Engineering, Aavid is the oldest and largest design engineering and manufacturing corporation focused on thermal management solutions in the world. For over 50 years we have consistently brought the most innovative new cooling solutions to market while also improving the efficiency and availability of conventional cooling technologies. In doing so, we have developed the widest array of cooling products and services in the industry. Watch our video below to learn more about Aavid.





Industry’s Broadest Thermal Product Offering


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Leading the way with the industry’s broadest line of standard and custom thermal solutions, Aavid is the most recognized heat sink manufacturer in the world. Our design capabilities extend far beyond standard products and use the most advanced thermal engineering resources available to design application specific solutions.

Aavid sells directly to their customer base through an easy to navigate ecommerce site as well as an extensive network of electronic distributors. Large OEM’s are supported by Aavid’s management of global inventories. We support product development cycles with dedicated sales engineering resources and factory locations that deliver on time, anywhere in the world.

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World Wide Availability, World Class Manufacturing, World Class Quality


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Aavid delivers innovative, quality products to market cost effectively using global resources and a broad portfolio of manufacturing processes and capabilities. It is our policy to supply products which meet or exceeds customer requirements for quality, delivery, performance, and value. ISO Certifications in North America, Europe, Asia, and India.

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Expert Design Services and Engineering Excellence



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Aavid is unique by offering state-of-the-art engineering and design services to customers who value collaboration in solving difficult and complex design management problems. These design services may be offered as part of a product solution or through specialized engineering and design centers throughout the world. Aavid Design partners closely with its customers early in the design phase of product development in order to assist with modeling and simulation and to develop innovative product solutions. By employing recognized, market-leading design & engineering expertise, coupled with investment in the latest technological design tools and backed up by its own test laboratories, Aavid Design is able to develop, test and verify its own designs for its customers.

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Global Account Management and Customer Service



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Dedicated Global Account Management (GAM) Teams comprising of Sales, Engineering and Manufacturing personnel provide key customer focus and enable hassle free, co-ordinated project roll out on a worldwide basis. Our mission is total customer satisfaction. We are committed to continuous improvement through the application of world class business principles.