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Company Information:

Company Name: NALAS Engineering Services Inc.
City: Centerbrook
State: CT
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $339,305.00 4
SBIR Phase II $2,576,032.00 3
STTR Phase I $99,127.00 1

Award List:

Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jerry Salan, CEO
Award Amount: $79,463.00
Abstract:
Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II: The proposed methods for developing predictive tools for processing propylene glycol dinitrate (PGDN)are based on sound chemical engineering principles related to mixing, separations,… More

Selective Oxidation of Heterocyclic Amines

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Research Institution: University of Rhode Island
Principal Investigator: Jerry Salan, Scientist – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $99,127.00
RI Contact: Brenton DeBoef
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The United States Air Force and the Department of Defense are investigating synthesis, scale-up and production of novel energetic materials including high energy density compounds and fuels. Five-membered heterocyclic rings containing nitro groups have demonstrated great potential as… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jerry Salan, Chemical Engineer/CEO – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $99,874.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In an attempt to develop novel oxidizer materials that the DoD requires for use in missile systems to meet performance and sensitivity requirements, NALAS proposes to screen potential candidates for suitability using first known and predicted information. Specific types of materials… More

Crystallization of Energetic Materials with Limited Solubility

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jerry Salan, President – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $79,999.00
Abstract:
The energetic material community has a need to produce energetic materials in varying particle sizes and morphologies. Control of particle and morphology allows the formulator to investigate various aspects of processing and performance associated with the energetic material. Unfortunately,… More

Novel Fluorine-Containing Solid Rocket Motor (SRM) Propellant Component

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Pascal Dube, Chemist – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $79,969.00
Abstract:
NALAS proposes to address the challenge for novel fluorine-containing propellant components with a 3-fold approach: 1. Synthesize a fluorinated analog of BTTN as novel fluorinated plasticizer. 2. Prepare fluorinated analogs of hydroxyl-terminated polybutadiene (HTPB). 3. Prepare a novel fluorinated… More

Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Jerry Salan, President – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $948,023.00
Abstract:
During Phase I of this project, NALAS endeavored to conceive a remotely operated trial nitration system that would remove the operator from harm"s way and facilitate the trial nitration process by enhancing data acquisition and enabling the creation of a data library providing guidance on… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Pascal Dube, Senior Chemist – (860) 861-3691
Award Amount: $898,170.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The DoD requires increased performance and increased density solid propellants for use on boost, strategic and tactical missile systems, however, simultaneously attaining higher energy and density while maintaining satisfactory physical properties is an extremely challenging goal. Current… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: David Ende, Senior Technologist – (860) 581-8477
Award Amount: $729,839.00
Abstract:
The DoD requires an increase in performance and density of solid propellants for use on boost, strategic and tactical missile systems. Attaining ingredients with higher energy and density while simultaneously maintaining satisfactory physical properties is extremely challenging. Current low-cost… More