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Company Information:

Company Name: Kalsi Engineering, Inc.
City: Sugar Land
State: TX
Zip+4: 77478 0284
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: Yes
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (281) 240-6500

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $470,000.00 7
SBIR Phase II $2,048,138.00 4

Award List:

PREDICTION OF CHECK VALVE PERFORMANCE & DEGRADATION IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NRC
Principal Investigator: M S Kalsi , President
Award Amount: $50,000.00

PREDICTION OF CHECK VALVE PERFORMANCE & DEGRADATION IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NRC
Principal Investigator: M S Kalsi , President
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
This project is aimed at developing techniques for predicting check valve performance and its internal components degradation in practical piping systems used in nuclear power plants. the main focus of the effort is to systematically evaluate the effect of upstream disturbances which are within 10… More

IMPROVEMENTS IN MOTOR OPERATED GATE VALVE DESIGN AND PREDICTIVE MODELS FOR RELIABILITY IMPROVEMENTS IN NUCLEAR POWER PLANT SAFETY SYSTEMS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NRC
Principal Investigator: Dr M. S. Kalsi , President
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Motor operated gate valve operability problems and failures at nuclear power plants are a major safety concern as statedin nrc ie bulletin 85-03 and generic letter 89-10. this proposal is aimed at improving gate valve performance by (1) developing comprehensive performance prediction models for use… More

DEVELOPMENT OF A NOVEL SEALED BEARING ASSEMBLY FOR IMPROVINGDOWNHOLE MOTOR PERFORMANCE IN DRILLING HORIZONTAL WELLS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A NOVEL SEALED BEARING ASSEMBLY FOR IMPROVINGDOWNHOLE MOTOR PERFORMANCE IN DRILLING HORIZONTAL WELLS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $498,138.00
Abstract:
This project is aimed at significantly improving the performance and life of the downhole mud motors by the development of a novel sealed bearing assembly. the goal of improving life of mud motors has been hampered by the lack of a suitable high pressure rotary shaft seal capable of performing… More

DEVELOPMENT OF A HIGHER PRESSURE ROTARY BLOWOUT PREVENTER FOR SAFE DIRECTIONAL DRILLING IN UNDERBALANCED APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr M S Kalsi
Award Amount: $75,000.00
Abstract:
This project is aimed at the development of a new generation of rotary blowout preventers capable of safe, reliable, and cost effective handling of the high pressures expected in underbalanced horizontal and directional drilling applications. pressures of up to 5,000 psi (or even higher) can be… More

Pressure Relief Valve for Cryogenic Gases with Modulating Pressure Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NASA
Principal Investigator: M.S. Kalsi
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
This proposal is aimed at the development of a gas pressure relief valve with modulating pressure control that provides for low- or no-impact during venting of low temperature cryogens in the range of pressures from 20 to 44 MPa. The development will concentrate on designs which provide inherent… More

High Speed Bearing for Roller Cone Drill Bits Used in Hard Rock Drilling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr. M. S. Kalsi , President
Award Amount: $75,000.00

High Speed Bearing for Roller Cone Drill Bits Used in Hard Rock Drilling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Dr. M. S. Kalsi , President
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
40785 November 13, 1996 Kalsi Engineering, Inc. Reliable, long-life, high-speed bearings with high thrust are needed for roller cone bits used in hard rock drilling. Even though incremental increases in bearing performance and life have been achieved… More

Advanced Sealed Bearing Asembly for Positive Discplacment Motors used in Micro-borehole Driling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Manmohan S. Kalsi, Dr.
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
78930S Advances in "microhole" technologies, which use portable drilling rigs with a smaller footprint and lower environmental impact, are needed to benefit the small driller. This project will develop an advanced sealed bearing assembly for positive displacement motors (PDMs) suitable for… More

Advanced Sealed Bearing Assembly for Positive Displacement Motors used in Micro-borehole Drilling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOE
Principal Investigator: Manmohan S. Kalsi, Dr.
Award Amount: $750,000.00
Abstract:
The DOE has identified a need for a sealed bearing assembly (SBA) so that positive displacement motors (PDMs) for microhole oil drilling can be used at high differential pressures. Current off-the-shelf small PDMs are not designed for open hole drilling; rather, they are used primarily for scale… More