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Company Information:

Company Name: Technology Systems Inc.
City: Brunswick
State: ME
Zip+4: 04011-2545
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: (207) 798-4646

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $789,658.00 11
SBIR Phase II $5,159,414.59 8
STTR Phase I $99,995.00 2
STTR Phase II $500,000.00 1

Award List:

SPECIFICATION AND PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF A LOW COST NETWORKED SIMULATION SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles J Benton
Award Amount: $49,970.00

SPECIFICATION AND PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF A LOW COST NETWORKED SIMULATION SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles J Benton
Award Amount: $450,000.00
Abstract:
Development of a simulation network using arcade level technology willprovide a low cost, interactive multi-user training environment for use in the development of teamwork skills of personnel. the system will be suitable for use in a broad spectrum of roles, and will provide a foundation for the… More

PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT OF A FLIGHT INSTRUCTION TUTORING SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Charles J Benton
Award Amount: $49,970.00

PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT OF A FLIGHT INSTRUCTION TUTORING SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Charles J Benton
Award Amount: $499,648.00
Abstract:
Development of a pc-based flight instruction tutoring system will improve the most basic capabilities of air force flight personnel, standardize initial training of the basic concepts of flight, provide a foundation for the advancement of modern training methods, and allow innovations addressing… More

ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT OF A PARALLEL PHIGS PRIMITIVE CAPABILITY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Charles J Benton
Award Amount: $49,991.00
Abstract:
Analysis and development of a parallel phigs primitive capability is possible using available parallel architectures and software tools. evaluation of the phigs primitives, identification of possible methods of implementation using parallel architectures, selection of a phase i approach, theoretical… More

CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGN OF A SEMI-AUTOMATED FLIGHT EVALUATION SYSTEM (SAFES)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Charles J. Benton
Award Amount: $111,477.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE FOR GENERATING IMAGERY USING HEAD-WORN DISPLAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $54,009.00

DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE FOR GENERATING IMAGERY USING HEAD-WORN DISPLAYS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $407,084.00
Abstract:
Development of a system architecture targeted specifically for head mounted displays and a personal synthetic environment (virtual world) interface is proposed. this new architecture will eliminate many of the traditional problems associated with hmds. phase 1 will include, as proof-of-principle,… More

CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGN OF A SEMI-AUTOMATED FLIGHT EVALUATION SYSTEM (SAFES)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Charles J. Benton
Award Amount: $504,001.00
Abstract:
Design and development of a semi-automated flight evaluation system (s afes) is proposed. this will involve the integration of custom software, a microcomputer, software utilized by the usaf in learning abilities measurement, and precision aircraft instrumentation. safes will improve flight training… More

Development of an Enhanced Audio Replication System (EARS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Charles J. Benton
Award Amount: $69,637.00
Abstract:
The technologies of Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) are becoming a cornerstone of military operations and research. Examples include DIS based training programs such as the Close Combat Tactical Trainer (CCTT) and emerging R&D environments such as the Battlefield Distributed Simulation… More

Development of a Reconfigurable Combat Vehicle Simulator (RCVS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $98,865.00

Development of a Reconfigurable Combat Vehicle Simulator (RCVS)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $508,819.00
Abstract:
The need for a reconfigurable, affordable, DIS compatible Combat Vehicle Simulator is immediate. The training needs of the Army Reserve and National C3uard (ARNG) are unique, ARNG personnel operate actual equipment infrequently and therefore have little opportunity to maintain proficiency in basic… More

Optimized Structural Component Assembly Manager

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $69,963.00

Total Ship Training Concept

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: David Patch, Project Manager
Award Amount: $1,190,000.00
Abstract:
The application of industrial lasers in producing structuralshapes for shipbuilding will create enormous savings (in excessof $1M per Destroyer), plus result in a higher quality productthan produced by present methods. This is because componentsfabricated from plate steel are inherently more… More

STTR Phase I: Autonomous Undersea Systems Network (AUSNET)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: University of New Hampshire Autonomous Undersea System Inc.,
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $99,995.00
RI Contact: N/A

Autonomous Undersea Systems Network (AUSNET)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Research Institution: Autonomous Undersea Sys, Inc
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $0.00
RI Contact: D. Richard Blidberg
Abstract:
his STTR Phase II project will result in the creation of an advanced network capability to enable ad-hoc networks to operate in a low bandwidth undersea environment. The specific application of the resultant capability will be to support Autonomous Undersea Systems Networks (AUSNET), which are… More

SBIR Phase I: Spider Explorer Data Visualization

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research Phase 1 project will initiate creation of a capability termed Spider Explorer Data Visualization. This project will explore new means for organizing, exploring, and visualizing large data sets by incorporating into a fundamental presentation format, the spider… More

Autonomous Surface Threat Identification

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Tom Zysk, President
Award Amount: $65,776.00
Abstract:
The Naval Autonomous Surface Threat Identification system will leverage Augmented Reality technology, advanced sensors and automated threat detection to enable superior surface threat detection aboard the Littoral Combatant Ship. Camera systems will be enhanced with magnification and non-visual… More

Modular Mission Planning Toolkit (MMPT)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Chuck Benton, Chief Technical Officer
Award Amount: $70,000.00
Abstract:
TSI proposes to develop a mission planner that will be adaptable to AUVs currently planned to be integrated into the fleet over the next 3 years, be able to receive environmental data from Navy libraries (such as DIOPS), and optimize AUV missions as a result of the environmental data received. The… More

Modular Mission Planning Toolkit (MMPT)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Charles Benton, Chief Technical Officer
Award Amount: $599,939.00
Abstract:
The Modular Mission Planning Toolkit (MMPT) will support multiple autonomous undersea vehicles (AUVs), multiple environmental databases, and multiple warfare scenarios. The toolkit provides a plug-in modular framework to facilitate the creation of planning mission scenarios and will be able to… More

Smart Chart AIS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DHS
Principal Investigator: Charles J. Benton – (703) 555-9999
Award Amount: $999,923.59
Abstract:
The ability to track small vessels is critical to national security, but not easily accomplished due to the sheer volume of craft and the range of environments which they operate within. The introduction of smart-phones with location, orientation, camera, and Internet capabilities is… More