Liquid Hydrogen Truck

Cryogenic liquid hydrogen is available now as a low-cost, long-life, environmentally friendly solution for long duration mission performance

  • Successfully designed, fabricated, installed, and tested first liquid hydrogen storage system engineering development unit on a 2007 GMC Sierra Classic truck
  • Successfully operated the truck on liquid hydrogen September 29, 2009, in Milan, Ohio
  • Storage capacity of 10 kg of liquid hydrogen
  • Estimated range with internal combustion engine is 120 miles
  • Demonstrates Sierra Lobo’s capabilities to develop and safely operate liquid hydrogen systems for vehicles
  • Applications (manned and unmanned)
    • Aerial vehicles
    • Ground vehicles
    • Surface vehicles
    • Underwater vehicles