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Company Information:

Name: The Mackinac Technology Company
Address: 1763 Watermark Dr. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (616) 915-5715

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $149,441.25 1
STTR Phase I $149,991.00 1

Award List:

STTR Phase I: Nano-sphere Modified Fibers for Super Insulating Window Coverings

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Fraunhofer USA, Ctr for Coatings & Laser Applications
Principal Investigator: John T. Slagter, BA
Award Amount: $149,991.00
RI Contact: Thomas Schuelke
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). This Small Business Technology Transfer Phase I project will demonstrate the effectiveness of a new window insulation technology with thermal performance properties comparable to a well insulated wall.… More

Transit Safety

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOT
Principal Investigator: John Slagter, President – (616) 915-5715
Award Amount: $149,441.25
The Mackinac Technology Company is proposing to develop a novel antireflection film that will virtually eliminate the reflection of interior lighting on transit bus windshields and significantly improve driver visibility and passenger/pedestrian safety. Additives are incorporated into windshield… More