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Advanced Development of a Novel Centrifuge and Collection Device for Corrosive…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
26519
Program Year/Program:
1997 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
26519
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
TECHNICAL RESEARCH ASSOC., INC.
P.O. Box 15278 Honolulu, HI 96830
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Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1997
Title: Advanced Development of a Novel Centrifuge and Collection Device for Corrosive Process Solutions
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $100,000.00
 

Abstract:

The objective of the proposed project is to design, develop, and construct equipment to centrifugally filter highly corrosive process solutions using a novel technology. Central to this new technology is a replaceable, reusable, inert polymer drum which is periodically removed as it fills with unwanted waste matter. The drums are constructed to dramatically improve separation by increasing the active surface area of the centrifugal processes, thereby allowing slower rotation speeds and reduced power train requirements. The Phase I project will demonstrate the successful treatment of high-temperature corrosive solutions generated by aircraft maintenance facilities. TRA will identify and evaluate all process solutions identified by the sponsor with regard to taxicity and cost of disposal according to applicable state and federal regulations. The anticipated results of the Phase II program will be a product prototype of a centrifugal filter delivered to the government for test and evaluation.

Principal Investigator:

Owen D. Brimhall
8014854991

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Technical Research Associates,
2257 South 1100 East Salt Lake City, UT 84106

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