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Company Information:

Company Name: QUOIN INTERNATIONAL, INC.
City: Carson City
State: NV
Zip+4: 89706
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (775) 882-8100

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $646,592.00 11
SBIR Phase II $3,171,100.00 5
STTR Phase I $99,999.00 1

Award List:

Direct Chemo-Mechanical Actuation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson
Award Amount: $96,008.00
Abstract:
Not Available Clifton Labs, Inc. proposes to model and implement a framework for the construction of self-adaptive software systems. Specifically, a framework for the creation of self-improving software systems that are able to dynamically reconfigure themselves with the aim of improving… More

Kinetic Energy Kill Vehicles and Components

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Michael Dean Jacobson
Award Amount: $64,722.00

Advanced Projectile Targeting Method

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson, CEO
Award Amount: $0.00

Advanced Projectile Targeting Method

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson, CEO
Award Amount: $500,000.00

Direct Chemo-Mechanical Actuation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
A high efficiency and precision control pneumatic/mechanical actuator, which converts chemical to mechanical energy, will extend human performance and provide advantages in reducing system weight and bulk. In Phase I Quoin successfully built and tested afeasibility demonstration actuator. A… More

Direct Chemo-Mechanical Actuation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $521,274.00
Abstract:
A high efficiency and precision control pneumatic/mechanical actuator, which converts chemical to mechanical energy, will extend human performance and provide advantages in reducing system weight and bulk. In Phase I Quoin successfully built and tested afeasibility demonstration actuator. A… More

Lightweight Man-Portable Winch

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Michael Jacobson, CEO/Principal Investigato
Award Amount: $98,988.00
Abstract:
Urban warfare tactics call for clearing buildings from the top down. Roof access is greatly improved by a lightweight, efficient winch. The devise generates 1-2 hp, lifting soldiers with fighting load (~ 100 kg) at a rate of 1 meter per second. Radiatednoise is less than 50 db. It will be as… More

Composite Flywheels for Kinetic Vehicle Attitude Control

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/Principal Investigato
Award Amount: $69,991.00
Abstract:
As BMDO strives to advance capabilities, one goal is to develop interceptor technologies that enable low mass, highly efficient, extremely agile interceptors to defend against current and projected BMDO threats. Specifically, they have identified a needfor components that reduce size and mass,… More

Micro-Flywheel Attitude Control for Multiple Warhead Kinetic Energy Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/Principal Investigato
Award Amount: $69,978.00
Abstract:
"In considering evolving threats, BMDO recognizes the need to intercept weapons with multiple warheads and/or multiple decoys. This requires the development of miniature interceptor technologies that provide the basis for systems capable of deployingautonomous multiple vehicles to counter these… More

Lightweight Man-Portable Winch

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Vince Homer, Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $499,932.00
Abstract:
Urban warfare tactics call for clearing buildings from the top down. Roof access is greatly improved by a lightweight, efficient winch as a personal lifting device. The devise generates 1-2 hp, lifting soldiers with fighting load (~100 kg) at a rate of1-meter-per-second. Radiated noise is less than… More

Kinetic Energy Kill Vehicles and Components

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jacobson, CEO/ Principal Investigat
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
Kinetic Energy Kill Vehicles represent an integration of precision guidance and propulsion control subsystems. In Phase I, Quoin investigated potential system integration issues dealing with seeker IR background radiation due to exhaust luminosity of thedivert and attitude control thrusters. … More

Kinetic Energy Kill Vehicles and Components

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Principal Investigator: Jacobson, CEO/ Principal Investigat
Award Amount: $899,990.00
Abstract:
Kinetic Energy Kill Vehicles represent an integration of precision guidance and propulsion control subsystems. In Phase I, Quoin investigated potential system integration issues dealing with seeker IR background radiation due to exhaust luminosity of thedivert and attitude control thrusters. … More

Powered Ascender for Pilot Extraction

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/CTO
Award Amount: $99,999.00
Abstract:
The Air Force has identified a need for a system that provides improved firefighter and rescue personnel access to cockpits and speeds pilot extraction under ground emergency conditions. Emergency personnel must be able to open the canopy, accomplish engine shutdown, make the ejection system safe,… More

Flywheel ACS Integrated KV

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / STTR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / MDA
Research Institution: University of North Texas
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/CTO
Award Amount: $99,999.00
RI Contact: Kristi Lemmon
Abstract:
The Missile Defense Agency is seeking concepts and associated technologies for the next generation multi use kinetic kill vehicle that will allow effective vehicle attitude and divert control in both exo- and endo-atmospheric flight regimes. In addition, they seek new concepts for internal vehicle… More

Flywheel ACS for long Range Projectiles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/CTO
Award Amount: $66,975.00
Abstract:
The Navy has identified a need for a very compact and rugged attitude control system to maintain "nose first" attitude for projectiles that travel outside the atmosphere. This solicitation specifically addresses an attitude control system design sized to provide torque sufficient to rotate a 100 kg… More

Powered Ascender for Pilot Extraction

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Michael D. Jacobson, CEO/CTO
Award Amount: $749,904.00
Abstract:
The Air Force has identified a need for a system that provides improved firefighter and rescue personnel access to cockpits and speeds pilot extraction under ground emergency conditions. Emergency personnel must be able to open the canopy, accomplish engine shutdown, make the ejection system safe,… More

Sonobouy Remote Programmer

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: David Loar, Senior Engineer
Award Amount: $79,931.00
Abstract:
This proposal describes two potential methods to replace the Electronic Function Selector (EFS) currently used to program a sonobuoy. Quoin proposes to develop a Handheld Remote (HR) programmer unit through one of two proposed approaches. Either of these modifications to the sonobuoy will make it… More