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Agile, wireless enabled Workflows for Ship Manufacture and repair (AWSM)

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
64970
Program Year/Program:
2003 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N031-1252
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Knowledge Based Systems, Inc.
1408 University Drive East College Station, TX -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2003
Title: Agile, wireless enabled Workflows for Ship Manufacture and repair (AWSM)
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N00014-03-M-0231
Award Amount: $69,623.00
 

Abstract:

We propose to develop a new paradigm for ship manufacture that is based on reengineering the processes to take advantage of pervasive computing, ubiquitous pull and push of information and optimal delivery of information to every user, work crew, orprocess. The focus of the effort is not just to wireless enable manufacturing processes, but to completely re-engineer the processes in which the workload is optimized to take advantage of the flexibility and connectivity of PDA, Tablet PC, and wirelesstechnology. Because of longer horizons for information collection currently there is a perpetual gap between the status of the manufacture facilities and the state represented in information systems. Operators often view plans as some idealized states,which are difficult if not impossible to achieve in reality. The proposed

Principal Investigator:

Madhav Erraguntla
Research Scientist
9792605274
merraguntla@kbsi.com

Business Contact:

Perakath Benjamin
Vice President
9792605274
pbenjamin@kbsi.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

KNOWLEDGE BASED SYSTEMS, INC.
1408 University Drive East College Station, TX 77840

EIN/Tax ID: 742505334
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No