About TDA

About TDA

Navigating Uncharted Waters

TDA addresses real world problems that don’t have obvious solutions. Our diverse team of scientists and engineers thrive on the unique challenges each of our one-of-a-kind projects present. We are structured to stay quick and nimble.


At TDA we pride ourselves on persistence and maintaining long term relationships. TDA has been in business since 1987 and has a multi-disciplinary staff of 115 with annual revenue of more than $25 million.

Our People

With a research staff larger than some fortune 500 R&D departments, we have a highly capable team to perform rigorous scientific research. Our organization is designed to efficiently operate in compliance with government contract requirements.

Our Facilities

TDA’s has three facilities with a total area of 76,000 ftwith research and pilot plant production space.

Our original, 22,500 ft2, Wheat Ridge, CO facility includes offices, a 5,000-ft2 wet chemical laboratory, 4,000 ft2 of general dry laboratories, and a 3,500-ft2 high bay experimental facility.

Our two Golden facilities (three miles to the west) contain an additional 53,500ft2 and house process development and synthesis projects and our pilot plant production area. It contains 33 hoods, extensive wet lab and bench top space, mechanical and electrical laboratories, and sorbent and catalyst manufacturing equipment.

Our facilities provide the machining and electronic facilities needed to build up and support development and small scale production. TDA has extensive analytical and materials characterization equipment, as well as a wide variety of automated equipment built in-house for testing catalysts and sorbents.