Founded in 1961, Turbo Research Inc. is a provider of consulting engineering services and manufactured products. Based in Exton, Pa., the firm offers solutions for all types of fluid drive problems. It designs and manufactures mechanical equipment and components, including TRI Align-A-Pad bearings and high-powered variable speed fluid drives for electrical generating plants. Turbo Research Inc. supplies a range of tilt pad, fan, generator, turbine, pump and steady rest bearings. In addition, the firm manufactures heavy-duty fans for air cooled generators.