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CRASHWORTHY CREWSEAT ADVANCEMENT

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
2397
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
2397
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Simula, Inc.
10016 S. 51st Street Phoenix, AZ 85044
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: CRASHWORTHY CREWSEAT ADVANCEMENT
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $425,000.00
 

Abstract:

A FEASIBILITY STUDY OF MEANS OF WEIGHT REDUCTION IN CRASHWORTHY ARMORED CREWSEATS OF THE TYPE USED IN NEWER ARMY HELICOPTERS. THE STUDY SHALL FOCUS PRIMARILY ON THREE APPROACHES TO WEIGHT REDUCTION: A LIGHTER ARMOR SYSTEM THROUGH ADVANCED MATERIALS AND/OR PROCESSES, A LIGHTER STRUCTURE THROUGH THE USE OF HIGH-STRENGTH FIBER COMPOSITE CONSTRUCTION, AND REDUCED PARASITIC WEIGHT THROUGH ADVANCED DYNAMIC ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES. THE FEASIBILITY STUDIES WILL BE SUPPORTED BY SAMPLE TESTS OF ARMOR AND COMPOSITES.

Principal Investigator:

S P Desjardins
6024381446

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Simula Inc.
2223 S 48th St Tempe, AZ 85282

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