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Company Information:

Company Name: Blue Canyon Technologies LLC
City: Boulder
State: CO
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: (303) 440-1034

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $299,638.00 3
SBIR Phase II $1,497,846.00 2

Award List:

ESPA Based Satellite Bus

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: George Stafford, Lead Scientist
Award Amount: $99,907.00
Abstract:
The Blue Canyon innovative approach is a combination of enabling technologies which, when coupled together, result in a revolutionary high-performance, low-cost systematic approach to Smallsats. The BCT ESPASat is able to provide a high performance design, compatible with a variety of EELV and… More

Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) for CubeSats

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: George Stafford, Project Manager – (720) 215-4459
Award Amount: $99,977.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: To overcome the limited Attitude Determination and Control performance of current Cubesats, Blue Canyon Technologies proposes a reliable, high performance design compatible with a variety of cubesat configurations. The BCT FleXible ADCS Cubesat Technology (XACT) architecture leverages a… More

Spacecraft Integrated-Power and Attitude-Control System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Matthew Beckner, Systems Engineer – (720) 215-4459
Award Amount: $99,754.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: Spacecraft power systems based upon flywheel technology have been evaluated and analyzed for many years. The potential benefits are well documented and include: Mass and cost savings, System reliability and mission life multiplier, and Electrical Power System enhancement. However,… More

Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) for CubeSats

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: George Stafford, President – (303) 440-1034
Award Amount: $749,598.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: To overcome the limited Attitude Determination and Control performance of current Cubesats:"Design, develop, and fabricate an all-in-one, packaged ADCS prototype unit to provide a pointing accuracy of 0.2degrees, or better, for a 3U cubesat with maximum mass of 8 kg, within half of… More

Spacecraft Integrated-Power and Attitude-Control System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Matthew Beckner, Principal Investigator – (720) 207-4745
Award Amount: $748,248.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: This project is developing Integrated Power and Attitude Control System (IPACS) to support 15-year Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (GEO) space missions, be capable of supplying a minimum of 1 KW of useable power, provide three-axis stabilization, and operate over a temperature range between… More