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Company Information:

Name: Nanosyntex
Address: 11306 Timber Tech Road
Suite B
Tomball, TX 77375-
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (423) 587-2555

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $488,653.00 5
SBIR Phase II $5,690,713.00 6

Award List:

Non-Woven Textile Technologies: Durable Nonwoven Composite Fabrics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Vasanthakumar Narayanan, Chief Operating Officer – (423) 586-1101
Award Amount: $1,947,230.00
Abstract:
In Phase I, Nanosyntex demonstrated the feasibility of creating high-performance nonwoven composite fabrics that showed superior strength and comfort properties over current woven military uniform fabrics. The main objective of this Phase II SBIR project is to further optimize the design and… More

Non-Woven Textile Technologies

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Vasanthakumar Narayanan, Vice President, R&D
Award Amount: $99,906.00
Abstract:
The main objective of this proposal is to investigate the use of nonwoven textile composite fabrics in military applications such as battledress uniforms (BDU), chemical and biological agents protective uniforms (CBPU), tents, tarps, coverings, bags and other miscellaneous items where conventional… More

Flame Resistant Material For Use in Protective Garment Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Vasanthakumar Narayanan, SBIR Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $69,948.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop a lightweight, comfortable fire resistant fabric offering superior fire and thermal protection over conventional Nomexr products that can be incorporated into fire protective garments at significantly lower cost. Specific target for this proposal will be… More

Flame Resistant Material For Use in Protective Garment Applications

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2007 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO and Director of Resea
Award Amount: $729,514.00
Abstract:
The main objective of this proposal is to build on the efforts of the Army SBIR Phase I project to finalize the design and development of a superior lightweight and comfortable flame resistant garment made of nonwoven composite fabric. The goal is to significantly elevate the fire and thermal… More

Development of Single-Layer Universal Combat Uniform Material

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO
Award Amount: $69,990.00
Abstract:
A single layer Universal Combat Uniform offering FR, CB, and WR protection would be extremely advantageous on the battlefield allowing for rapid deployment, ease of use and comfort of wear. Nanosyntex's approach will be to produce a single layered nonwoven fabric via its patented multi-tiered… More

Non-Woven Textile Technologies: Durable Nonwoven Composite Fabrics

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $648,132.00
Abstract:
In Phase I, Nanosyntex demonstrated the feasibility of creating high-performance nonwoven composite fabrics that showed superior strength and comfort properties over current woven military uniform fabrics. The main objective of this Phase II SBIR project is to further optimize the design and… More

Development of Single-Layer Universal Combat Uniform Material

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $878,496.00
Abstract:
Current Chemical and Biological (CB) agent protective garments used by the military offer adequate protection to the wearer against the harmful CB threats but they do not offer any fire resistance (FR). The CB protective garments worn on top of an FR protective uniform could severely limit the… More

Development of Lightweight, Recyclable Low Cost, Nonwoven Cloth Duck Material

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $99,649.00
Abstract:
The main objective of this Phase I SBIR project is to design and develop lightweight, low cost, engineered and multi-layered nonwoven composite fabrics made of nylon, para-armid and recycled fibers and their blends to potentially displace the current heavy and bulky nylon duck fabrics used by the… More

Lightweight Material for Full-Scale Parachutes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, Chief Executive Officer – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $149,160.00
Abstract:
The main goal of this US Army SBIR Phase I project is to design and develop extremely lightweight, high strength nonwoven fabrics with controllable air permeability which could be used as a replacement for current woven parachute canopy fabrics at reduced cost. Product development trials will be… More

Lightweight Material for Full-Scale Parachutes

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Vasanthakumar Narayanan, CEO – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $988,325.00
Abstract:
The feasibility of development and production of lightweight nonwoven fabric for parachute cloth application was clearly demonstrated during the SBIR Phase I project. The nonwoven fabrics made during the Phase I project had comparable strength and air permeability as that of the current woven nylon… More

Development of Lightweight, Recyclable Low Cost, Nonwoven Cloth Duck Material

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Vasanth Narayanan, CEO – (281) 516-2585
Award Amount: $499,016.00
Abstract:
Nylon Duck Cloth (Mil-C-43734 Types 4 & 5) are high strength fabrics that are used commonly by the military for a number of equipage applications. These primarily utilize 500 denier textured nylon yarns with a polyurethane back coating to achieve desired strength. As a result the fabric is very… More