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Portable Military Heaters and Cooling Units

Thermobile provides compact, mobile and robust heaters and cooling units that are fit to operate under the harsh conditions often found in military environments.

Thermobile Industries BV,
Konijnenberg 80,
4825 BD Breda,

Thermobile provides mobile, robust heaters and cooling units to operate in the harsh conditions often found in military environments.

They are specially designed to keep the temperature comfortable in tents and temporary shelters for personnel camps and field hospitals. Heaters and cooling units are developed for army applications, as well as rescue and humanitarian organisations.

Portable heating solutions for army operations

Thermobile heaters are easy to operate, transport and install, with average outlet temperatures reaching 50°C. They are equipped with high-efficiency 91% heat exchanger and a pre-heated fuel tank that can operate for a minimum of 16 hours, or with an external connection for extra capacity.

The heaters range from 3kW to 385kW. They are easy-to-maintain with the wide range of spare parts available, and the company’s R&D department can assist with custom-made products.

High capacity models are capable of heating up large spaces.
Thermobile units can recirculate indoor air when outdoor temperatures are significantly lower to save fuel.
Thermobile units are easy and fast to install.
The IMAC heater has a 200kW capacity making it suitable for heating large spaces such as military storage.
Electric heaters are ideal for increasing the temperature of spaces quickly and they can operate continuously.
Air-cooling units can be provided for small and large military spaces, both with and without heating options.
Accessories such as air transport hoses, CO warning systems and thermostats are available for the heaters.
The company’s R&D department can provide customised heaters.
Thermobile’s oil-fired heaters can operate for 16 hours to heat military spaces.
Polar versions of Thermobile heaters can operate in temperatures as low as -40°C.

A range of accessories is available for heaters, including fireproof warm-air transport hoses for use inside tents, air dividers to connect multiple tents, a CO warning system, and thermostat.

Thermobile products are developed and manufactured at the company’s factory, where they also undergo extensive testing. Products are always created to meet stringent European regulations, as well as ISO 9001:2008 and EAC standards, and all models have the CE marking.

Mobile heaters for military environments

The ITA 35 L compact 25kW mobile heater comes in a number of styles. The basic range has a fuel tank with a jerrycan connection, with a 40l tank capacity it can be equipped with tank heating or a CO warning system, as well as a thermostat.

A stronger 45kW heater is available with the ITA 50 L mobile heater. It has an 80l fuel tank that can provide 16 hours of operation. It comes equipped with tank heating or a CO warning alert.

The ITA 50 L features a chimney and a room thermostat with a 10m cable, as well as an air inlet connection for a return air hose. A polar variant is available, specially designed for operating in temperatures as low as -40°C.

For more power, the ITA 80 L 70kW heater has a 120l fuel tank that also allows for 16 hours of use. It can be fitted with a tank heating or CO warning system, chimney and room thermostat with 10m-long cable.

The ITA 80 L is equipped standard with an air inlet connection for a return air hose. It is also available as a polar variant for operating in temperatures as low as -40°C.

Military heaters for large spaces

The IMAC 2000 S has a 200kW capacity, with a 12,000m3/hr airflow, making it ideal for large areas such as hospitals and material storage tents. The heater can be equipped with an air inlet connection for a return air hose.

The polar version is issued with a fuel pre-heating system with nozzle and oil filter heating, capable of operating at -40°C. It is also available as a mobile variant as the IMA 200 RHP.

Electric-powered heaters for defence applications

Thermobile supplies a wide range of electric heaters for rapidly deployable heating systems. VTB electric heater product lines range from 3kW to 18kW, with airflow from 225m3/hr to 1,000m3/hr and a built-in thermostat.

Electric heaters have low noise levels and are suitable for continuous operation. The robust design makes them built to last.

Air cooling for military facilities

Thermobile has developed a range of mobile air cooling units for warm climates, including the Coolmobile C / CR. They have an operating range from 8kW to 34kW, making them suitable for small tents, as well as large temporary structures.

A reverse heating function is an option when there are large outdoor and indoor temperature differences, so indoor air is recirculated as cooler air. This can save 25% fuel, resulting in higher efficiency and lower operating costs.

About Thermobile Industries BV

Since August 1994, Thermobile Industries BV has been part of the Honing Beheer Group. This family owned group consists of European companies primarily concentrating on HVAC products.

Thermobile BV head office and manufacturing facilities are located in Breda in the Netherlands, where all of its products are developed. The company has regional sales offices in France and the UK.

Thermobile Industries BV originates from the Danish Kongskilde Group founded in 1952.

Thermobile Mobile Air Heater ITA 50L Polar

The ITA 50L Polar is a robust 45kW mobile air heater supplied complete with a preheated 80l fuel tank for 16 hours of operating time at full capacity, room thermostat and flue stack.

Head Office

Thermobile Industries BV
Konijnenberg 80
4825 BD Breda

United Kingdom

Thermobile UK Limited
11-12 Buckingham Close
Bermuda Industrial Estate
CV10 7JT
United Kingdom


3 rue Denis Papin
La Ferté St Aubin

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