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Company Information:

Company Name:
KENT SEATECH CORPORATION
Address:
11125 FLINTKOTE AVE STE J
Suite 202
SAN DIEGO, CA 92121 1213
Phone:
(858) 452-5765
URL:
N/A
EIN:
330491082
DUNS:
21597265
Number of Employees:
42
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
N/A
POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $1,010,293.00 16
SBIR Phase II $2,705,249.00 8
STTR Phase I $150,000.00 1

Award List:

CONTROL OF WATER QUALITY IN INTENSIVE GEOTHERMAL FISH CULTURE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1984 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$35,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Jon C. Van Olst , President
Abstract:
N/a

TECHNIQUES FOR LONG TERM HOLDING AND CULTURE OF AMERICAN LOBSTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1985 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$30,000.00
Agency:
DOC
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

CONTROL OF WATER QUALITY IN INTENSIVE GEOTHERMAL FISH CULTURE

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1986 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$180,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Jon C. Van Olst , President
Abstract:
Aquaculture, the controlled farming of aquatic organisms, offers promising new alternative supplies of fish products. the channel catfish, ictalurus punctatus, is one of 12 species designated by the national aquaculture development plan as having high priority for commercial development. although… More

TECHNIQUES FOR LONG TERM HOLDING AND CULTURE OF AMERICAN LOBSTERS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1986 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$190,145.00
Agency:
DOC
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Unfortunately, technical and biological problems invloved inthe long-term holding of lobsters often result in degradation of product quality and substantial losses due tomortality. much of the mortality in pounding operations is caused by the uncontrolled molting of lobsters and poor nutrition. this… More

THE FEASIBILITY OF CORVINA AQUACULTURE FOR POPULATION ENHANCEMENT AND FOOD PRODUCTION

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$40,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Aquaculture, the controlled farming of aquatic organisms, offers promising new alternative supplies of seafood products. commercial production of catfish, trout and oysters has increased dramatically in the last decade. however, for the marine finfish, which comprise most of the nation's present… More

DOMESTICATED BROODSTOCK AND INTENSIVE FINGERLING CULTURE TECHNIQUES FOR COMMERCIAL STRIPED BASS FARMING

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$48,663.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Jon C Van Olst , President
Abstract:
The striped bass is an excellent aquaculture species. it isadaptable to controlled environments, exhibits rapid growth rates, accepts artificial feeds, has broad physiological tolerances and high market value. commercial striped bass farming has become a reality in the last three years, due inpart… More

PONDWAYS: A NEW INTENSIVE-EXTENSIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR RECYCLING OF AQUACULTURE EFFLUENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$64,017.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
James Carlberg , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Aquaculture is increasing at an annual rate of 20% and has become a $1 billion industry in the U.S. that provides more than 25% of our seafood supplies. Due to limited water supplies, future aquaculture development will probably involve closed systems in which the culture water is treated and… More

The Development of Advanced Biotechnology, Genetic Manipulation and Animal Husbandry Techniques

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$98,785.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
James Carlberg
Abstract:
N/a

Maximizing Nutrient Utilization of High-Energy Feeds in Striped Bass Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$64,702.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

PONDWAYS: A NEW INTENSIVE-EXTENSIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR RECYCLING OF AQUACULTURE EFFLUENTS

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$240,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
James Carlberg , Principal Investigator
Abstract:
Not Available Aquaculture is increasing at an annual rate of 20% and has become a $1 billion industry in the U.S. that provides more than 25% of our seafood supplies. Due to limited water supplies, future aquaculture development will probably involve closed systems in which the culture water is… More

Maximizing Nutrient Utilization of High-Energy Feeds in Striped Bass Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
We will conduct research on nutrition and food intake regulation mechanism in hybrid striped bass. We will determine: 1) how dietary energy density, satiated feeding, energy-to-protein ratios, fish size, and temperature affect food and energy consumption rates; 2) how "high-energy" diets can improve… More

Maximizing Nutrient Utilization of High-Energy Feeds in Striped Bass Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$253,292.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
We will conduct research on nutrition and food intake regulation mechanism in hybrid striped bass. We will determine: 1) how dietary energy density, satiated feeding, energy-to-protein ratios, fish size, and temperature affect food and energy consumption rates; 2) how "high-energy" diets can improve… More

SBIR/STTR Phase I:Use of Inducible Antimicrobial Peptides for Rapid Diagnosis, Prevention, and Management of Disease in Finfish Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,548.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)Phase I Project proposes to develop novel diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for management of infectious pathogens in finfish such as the hybrid striped bass (HSB). HSB aquaculture has become the fourth largest form of U.S. fish production. Prior… More

Development of All-Female Populations of Striped Bass

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,937.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Striped bass culture has become the fourth largest form of fish production in the U.S., trailing only catfish, trout, and salmon in terms of market value. Unfortunately, this promising new industry faces considerable market pressure from foreign competitors who often enjoy lower labor, water, and… More

Development of All-Female Populations of Striped Bass

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Striped bass culture has become the fourth largest form of fish production in the U.S., trailing only catfish, trout, and salmon in terms of market value. Unfortunately, this promising new industry faces considerable market pressure from foreign competitors who often enjoy… More

Development of All-Female Populations of Striped Bass

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$296,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: Striped bass culture has become the fourth largest form of fish production in the U.S., trailing only catfish, trout, and salmon in terms of market value. Unfortunately, this promising new industry faces considerable market pressure from foreign competitors who often enjoy… More

SBIR Phase II: Use of Inducible Antimicrobial Peptides for Rapid Diagnosis, Prevention, and Management of Disease in Finfish Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$499,812.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR)Phase II Project proposes to develop a new approach for controlling disease in the aquaculture industry. This approach is based on the use of a recently discovered natural antibiotic compound in hybrid striped bass (HSB) called bass-hepcidin. Hepcidin… More

Development of Large-Scale Sperm Cryopreservation Techniques for Striped Bass Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,852.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Hybrid striped bass aquaculture is the fourth largest form of U.S. finfish production U.S. producers and university scientists recently formed a National Breeding Program to develop superior strains. To take advantage of the new strains and use them in commercial production facilities, methods of… More

SBIR Phase I: Efficient Production of Broad Spectrum, Salt Tolerant, Antimicrobial Peptides for Controlling Diseases in Finfish and Shrimp Culture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project proposes to develop a cost effective method for the synthesis and purification of antimicrobial peptides (AMP) that can be used to combat bacterial and viral diseases in aquaculture systems. The commercial application of this… More

Large-Scale Microalgae Cultivation in Agricultural Wastewaters for Biofixation of CO2 and Greenhouse Gas Abatement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,958.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
76092-Novel, cost-effective technologies are needed to stabilize and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Microalgae have been shown to be able to fix carbon dioxide (CO2) at high rates, producing a biomass that can be converted to fuels and chemicals to replace fossil fuels. However, additional… More

Development of Large-Scale Sperm Cryopreservation Techniques for Striped Bass Aquaculture

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$296,000.00
Agency:
USDA
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Hybrid striped bass (HSB) aquaculture has become the fourth largest form of U.S. finfish production, trailing only catfish, trout, and salmon in market value. To compete effectively with low-cost foreign imports, U.S. HSB producers need to develop advanced strains that grow more rapidly and convert… More

Large-Scale Microalgae Cultivation in Agricultural Wastewaters for Biofixation of CO2 and Greenhouse Gas Abatement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$750,000.00
Agency:
DOE
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
76092B Novel, cost-effective technologies are needed to stabilize and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Microalgae have been shown to be able to fix carbon dioxide (CO2) at high rates, producing a biomass that can be converted to biofuels and chemicals to replace fossil fuels. However, additional… More

Management of CAFO Discharges Utilizing Controlled Eutrophication Process (CEP) Ponds for Liquid Wate Storage and Conversion to Bioproducts and Slow-Release Biofertilizers

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$69,831.00
Agency:
EPA
Principal Investigator:
Michael J. Massingill, Vice President
Abstract:
Kent SeaTech and Dr. David Brune of the Agricultural & Biological Engineerig Department at Clemson University propose to conduct joint research on the application of high rate algal pond water treatment technology to reduce the negative environmental impacts of nutrient wastes produced by… More

SBIR Phase I: Advanced Techniques for Microalgae Production, Harvest, and Conversion to Biodiesel

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2007 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$100,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Project develops new technologies to culture microalgae as a source of biomass for use in the production of biodiesel fuel. There is a critical worldwide need for new, renewable sources of energy to reduce our dependence on the dwindling supplies of fossil… More

Exploiting the Mating Phenotype of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii to Enhance Harvesting in Large-Scale Oil Production from Algae

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$150,000.00
Agency:
NSF
Principal Investigator:
Research Institution:
San Diego State University Foundation
RI Contact:
James Levin
Abstract:
This STTR Phase I project proposes to develop and establish a novel clumping (flocculation) strain of algal using an engineered extracellar protein that can be induced. The overarching goal is to provide the industry with a novel, energy efficient, and cost effective tool to dewater microalgae. What… More