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ENHANCED UNDERSEA WARHEADS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
6193
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
6193
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Nkf Engineering, Inc.
4200 Wilson Boulevard Arlington, VA 22203
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: ENHANCED UNDERSEA WARHEADS
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,985.00
 

Abstract:

DEVELOPMENT OF AN ARMOR PIERCING PROJECTILE DESIGNED TO PERFORATE DOUBLE-HULLED UNDERWATER SUBMARINE TARGETS IS PROPOSED. THE LIMITING VELOCITY NEEDED TO PERFORATE THE TARGET IS OBTAINED USING A UNIQUE CONCEPT. THE PROPELLER WILL BE DELIVERED WITH A STANDARD SIZE TORPEDO AND UPON INITIAL IMPACT, WILL BE ACCELERATED TO THE DESIRED TERMINAL VELOCITY. PHASE I OF THE PROJECT WILL CONSIST OF A DESIGN FEASIBILITY STUDY COMPLETE WITH DRAWINGS FOR INITIAL TESTING. PHASE II WILL CONSIST OF FURTHER DESIGN, PROTOTYPING AND TESTING OF THE WEAPON. THE CONCEPT WILL BE DEVELOPED IN COOPERATION WITH APPLIED ORDNANCE TECHNOLOGY, INC.

Principal Investigator:

Dr michael p pakstys
7036200900

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Nkf Engineering Inc
12200 Sunrise Valley Dr Reston, VA 22091

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