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ENERGY APPLICATIONS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Energy
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
2521
Program Year/Program:
1985 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
2521
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
FOSTER-MILLER, INC.
350 Second Ave. Waltham, MA 02451
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1985
Title: ENERGY APPLICATIONS
Agency: DOE
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $49,211.00
 

Abstract:

THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS EFFORT IS TO DEVELOP A "ROBOT FRIENDLY" NONMAGNETIC VELCRO-TYPE FASTENER FOR USE IN FUSION REACTORS. SUCH A FASTENER COULD SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCE THE COMPLEXITY AND THUS IMPROVE THE RELIABILITY OF REMOTELY ATTACHING SUCH ITEMS AS HEAT PROTECTIVE TILES, INSULATION, INSTRUMENTATON LINES, AND OTHER ITEMS IN OR ON THE REACTOR. THE FASTENER COULD PROVIDE A SUPERIOR MOUNTING TECHNIQUE FOR ITEMS SUCH AS HEAT PROTECTIVE TILES THAT CAN UNDERGO SIGNIFICANT THERMAL DISTORTION.

Principal Investigator:

Mr. andrew c. harvey
PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR
6178903200

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Foster Miller, Inc.
350 Second Avenue Waltham, MA 02254

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