Applied Thermal Solutions (ATS) is a turn key mechanical insulation subcontractor that was founded on over 40 years of experience in the Mechanical contracting Industry.


Our mission is to provide solid support and solutions to mechanical, plumbing, and industrial contractors in an effort for them to deliver projects in a timely and efficient manner.

Brad Rodges- President

Brad founded the company upon seeing a need in the market place for a turnkey mechanical insulation contractor who also had the capacity to handle additional services such as heat trace, Containment services, and Construction Make Ready needs. Brad’s experience over the past 27 years has been on the “buying” side as a Commercial/Industrial Mechanical Contractor. Brad’s passion stems from planning and creating solutions on projects with tough logistics, strict timelines, and critical environments.

Roland Linan- Director of Operations

Roland’s background stems from working every facet of the insulation business over the past 18 years. Roland’s career has taken him from North Texas to Wyoming to West Texas, and now back to the company headquarters in Houston, TX. Roland’s expertise lies in managing and executing complex insulation projects across the Commercial and Industrial Market Sectors.