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Company Information:

Company Name: TURBO WHEELCHAIR COMPANY, INC.
City: BEAUFORT
State: SC
Zip+4: 29907
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $199,724.00 3
SBIR Phase II $1,117,935.00 2

Award List:

DEVELOPMENT OF PROTOTYPE STRUCTURAL RESIN WHEELCHAIR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Franklyn K. Coombs
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
Not Available Night-vision capability is a significant advantage for aviators performing missions with limited ambient illumination. However, scenes viewed with night-vision equipment under starlight illumination appear quite different from those same scenes when viewed under full sunlight… More

Lightweight Durable Wheelchair from Engineering Resin

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Matthew E. Hermes
Award Amount: $0.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (Applicant's Abstract): There is a glaring need for low cost manual wheelchairs that withstands daily use trauma, are light enough to transport and still remain rolling. This proposal follows a successful Phase I in which the 26 pound merlinchair, a… More

Lightweight Durable Wheelchair from Engineering Resin

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Matthew E. Hermes
Award Amount: $376,011.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (Applicant's Abstract): There is a glaring need for low cost manual wheelchairs that withstands daily use trauma, are light enough to transport and still remain rolling. This proposal follows a successful Phase I in which the 26 pound merlinchair, a… More

Lightweight, Compliant Manual Wheelchair High-Tone Child

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2006 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Matthew E. Hermes
Award Amount: $99,724.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Experts describe unmet needs in wheelchairs for individuals with high tone. They describe requirement for durability, light weight, adjustability, dynamic seating and modular components. These needs are especially critical for the wheelchair bound among the… More

Lightweight, Dynamically Compliant Manual Wheelchair for Hight Tone Children

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $741,924.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This proposal seeks to develop, test, gain regulatory approval and distribute for continuing evaluation, a lightweight, broadly useful children's wheelchair that is suited particularly for high-tone children. The chair is comprised of a synthetic resin-based,… More