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Company Information:

Name: VERITAY TECHNOLOGY, INC.
Address: 4845 Millersport Highway
P.O. Box 305
East Amherst, NY
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
URL: N/A
Phone: (716) 689-0177

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $2,107,171.00 35
SBIR Phase II $8,047,430.00 16

Award List:

THE PROPOSED TEMPERATURE MEASURING DEVICE IS A MULTIPURPOSE ONE.

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1986 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gerald a sterbutzel
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
The proposed temperature measuring device is a multipurpose one. it can give instaneous oral and deep body temperatures but because of its electronic servo system can measure skin surface temperature with great speed and accuracy--thus it can be used becaused of its speed and accuracy to relate… More

ARMAMENT RESEARCH - GUN GAS CONTROL TECHNOLOGY

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward b fisher
Award Amount: $49,994.00
Abstract:
Rapid-fire, high velocity gun systems are subject to problems such as excessive muzzle pressure, blast, and secondary flash. these problems occur because nearly seventy percent of the propellant chemical energy, remains in the gas in the form of thermal and kinetic energy. the aforementioned… More

TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY PROPULSION CONCEPTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Gerald a sterbultzel
Award Amount: $49,923.00
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed program is to investigate and quantify in a laboratory vacuum environment the performance of a known but inadequately explored concept for converting electrostatic field energy directly into a propulsive force. the concept may represent a direct field-vacuum interaction… More

NATIONAL AERO-SPACE PLANE TECHNOLOGY INNOVATIONS INDEPENDENT AIR-SPEED SENSOR

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: G a sterbutzel
Award Amount: $49,898.00
Abstract:
The proposal provides for: 1. definition of the national aerospace plane (nap) flight envelope. 2. design of the new veritay high-speed sensor. 3. conduct of a design evolution. 4. simultaneous testing for response time, accuracy, etc. 5. submission of a report. an equivalent amount of work would… More

ENCASEMENT OF STICK PROPELLANT FOR ARTILLERY CHARGES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Geralda Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $49,994.00

VERY HIGH BURNING RATE COMBUSTION AND FORMULATIONS RESEARCH

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1987 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $49,964.00

VERY HIGH BURNING RATE COMBUSTION AND FORMULATIONS RESEARCH

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $236,000.00
Abstract:
Vhbr (very high burn rate) propellants are relatively new formulations that incorporate hivelite, a burn rate modifier made by teledyne mccormick selph. this class of propellant exhibits apparent burn rate from one to several hundred meters per second, which is suitable for traveling charge… More

CASELESS AMMUNITION GUN SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gerlad Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $49,993.00

ADVANCED 20MM AMMUNITION CONCEPT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $49,990.00

IGNITION CONCEPTS FOR INSENSITIVE GUN PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1988 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gerald A Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $49,999.00

ENCASEMENT OF STICK PROPELLANT FOR ARTILLERY CHARGES

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Geralda Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $499,806.00
Abstract:
Building on the foundation of more than two decades of work in ammunition development and charge design, veritay has recently developed several new techniques for producing consolidated charges in the small-arms propellant regime. these techniques include solventless thermal techniques, a solvent… More

A DYNAMIC CHARGING SYSTEM FOR THE RAM ACCELERATOR FOR HYPERVELOCITY APPLICATIONS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $49,998.00
Abstract:
The ram accelerator is a new chemical method for achieving ultrahigh projectile launch velocities. initial development work performed at the university of washington has successfully achieved final projectile velocities in excess of 2.0 km/s when applying the accelerator concept, based on ramjet… More

IMPROVED TECHNOLOGY FOR PROPELLANT CONSOLIDATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $49,994.00

IDENTIFICATION OF IGNITION CRITERIA FOR LOW VULNERABILITY AMMUNITION (LOVA) PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1989 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $50,000.00

IGNITION CONCEPTS FOR INSENSITIVE GUN PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gerald A Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $499,999.00
Abstract:
The significiant advantages offered by lova propellants may never be realized if satisfactory solutions to their inherent ignition problems (e.g., poor flamespread, poor ignitability at low temperatures, etc.) are not quickly found. recent ignition/combustion studies conducted at veritay suggest… More

ADVANCED 20MM AMMUNITION CONCEPT

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $599,700.00
Abstract:
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CASELESS AMMUNITION GUN SYSTEM

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Gerlad Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $531,300.00
Abstract:
The conversion of a conventional canon-caliber gun system to a caseless ammunition system will cut the weight of ammunition in half, reduce the space required for implementation of this system by one-third, lower overall costs significantly, eliminate the need for special strategic materials, and… More

IMPROVED TECHNOLOGY FOR PROPELLANT CONSOLIDATION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $150,432.00
Abstract:
The air force has made a major commitment to cased telescoped ammunition as the ballistic concept of the near future. this ammunition concept, which consists of a consolidated charge with a mechanically sequenced ignition system, commonly achieves projectile velocities of 5000 ft/sec. the… More

IMPROVED LABORATORY TESTING PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1990 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $50,000.00

DEVELOPMENT OF INSTRUMENTED CHEMICAL/BIOLOGICAL (CB) INDIVIDUAL PROTECTIVE CLOTHING TO ESTABLISH FABRIC DYNAMIC PARAMETERS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L Talley , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,965.00
Abstract:
Operation desert shield has emphasized the very real threat of chemical warfare. concern has recently been voiced within both the developer and user communities that the current static testing methodologies do not adequately predict the behavior of cb protective clothing in the dynamic battlefield… More

HYPERVELOCITY 25MM TROUND

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1991 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher , Principal Investigator
Award Amount: $49,975.00
Abstract:
As a result of extensive work supported by the air force, cased telescoped ammunition (cta) has successfully been demonstrated. under the sponsorship of the navy, the tround ammunition concept, noted for its unique triangular cross-section, has also been successfully demonstrated. the purpose of the… More

IDENTIFICATION OF IGNITION CRITERIA FOR LOW VULNERABILITY AMMUNITION (LOVA) PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $288,548.00
Abstract:
Low vulnerability ammunition (lova) propellants are formulated to resist ignition by various thermal threats and to burn poorly at atmospheric pressure. these features also make reliable ignition in gun systems a difficult problem. the proposed program is designed to provide experimental and… More

COMPACT, FAST-RESPONSE ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH MONITOR/ TEMPERATURE SENSOR SUITE

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Talley
Award Amount: $49,996.00
Abstract:
Operations desert shield and desert storm emphasized the very real threat of chemical warfare and the concomitant need for troops to be able to function in full mopp iv individual protective clothing without succumbing to heat stress. since the chemical warfare ensemble inhibits the effectiveness of… More

INVESTIGATION OF BULK LOADED LIQUID PROPELLANT GUN CONCEPTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Talley
Award Amount: $49,943.00
Abstract:
The bulk-loaded liquid-propellant gun (blpg) concept is an attractive candidate for medium and small caliber systems because the mechanism is inherently simple and liquid propellants have potentially favorable logistics, cost, and vulnerability advantages over solid propellant weapons. previous… More

DOWN BARREL PROPELLANT INJECTION

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Edward B. Fisher
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Interior ballistic performance for systems that only include combustion in the chamber is limited because much of the chemical energy is converted into gas kinetic energy. burning propellant near the projectile base, as in the traveling charge concept, is a method for circumventing this problem.… More

Investigation of a Plastic Rotating Band Concept for the AGT Projectile

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Gerald A. Sterbutzel
Award Amount: $50,000.00
Abstract:
Plastic rotating bands for projectiles are of great interest because they are potentially less expensive and cause much less barrel wear than do metallic rotating bands. To date, a satisfactory plastic band configuration for high performance 20mm AGT ammunition has not been developed. A combination… More

ADVANCED GUN BARREL DESIGN

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1992 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James Q Talley
Award Amount: $49,673.00

UNIQUE ON-SITE DESTRUCTION OF TRANSFORMER ASKARELS USING A LOW-TEMPERATURE, MILD CHEMICAL METHOD

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: EPA
Principal Investigator: Dr Ian Webber
Award Amount: $49,999.00
Abstract:
These is a great need for a safe, energy-efficient, on-site method for decontaminating various chemical toxins. nearly all (i.e., 99.8%) of the polychlorinated biphenyls (pcbs) found in current applications are used as dielectic fluid. this amounts to about 30,000,000 gallons of pcb-contaminated… More

IMPROVED LABORATORY TESTING PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATING

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1993 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
Award Amount: $499,962.00

IGNITION OF HIGH ENERGY DENSITY CHARGES-LIQUID PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $482,988.00
Abstract:
The high-energy density characteristics of liquid and gel propellants (as well as their inherent possibilities for low cost, improved logistics, and greater safety) have excited interest among gunsystem developers for over 40 years, resulting in a large body of ballistic test data. recently, veritay… More

Extended Barrel Life

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: James T. Barnes
Award Amount: $69,995.00
Abstract:
Performance requirements for existing and future gun systems demand improved lethality at longer ranges. This translates directly into increased muzzle velocity which is achieved by increasing propelling charge energy and, possibly even operaitng pressure. This combination of factors usually results… More

IGNITION OF HIGH ENERGY DENSITY CHARGES-LIQUID PROPELLANTS

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Edward B Fisher
Award Amount: $50,000.00

Advanced Development of an Innovative Technique for Biosampling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1994 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Talley
Award Amount: $69,957.00

ADVANCED GUN BARREL DESIGN

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James Q Talley
Award Amount: $600,000.00
Abstract:
1Advanced guns for future Naval systems such as Phalanx will incorporate innovative high-performance chemical and electrical propulsion concepts such as cased telescoped ammunition (CTA) and electro-thermal chemical (ETC) guns to achieve high ballistic performance. The combination of high… More

Rocket-Boosted Weapon System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1995 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward B. Fisher
Award Amount: $80,000.00

Enhanced Individual Body Armor: Novel Approach to Achieving Significantly Improved Torso, Abdominal, and Extremity Protection

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1996 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Principal Investigator: Andrew Crickenberger
Award Amount: $98,994.00
Abstract:
U.S. military forces are becoming increasingly involved in a variety of actions such as counter-terrorism, counter-drug, disaster relief, and nation assistance [collectively termed Operation Other than War(OOTW)] that have much in common with civilian law enforcement (LE). Consequently, military… More

Rocket-Boosted Weapon System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Edward B. Fisher
Award Amount: $749,701.00
Abstract:
The rocket-boosted weapon concept is proposed for aircraft secondary armament to perform short-range (2000-5000 feet) air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. The system features a relatively small gun-launch, rocket-boosted guided projectile. Rapid-fire gun technology is used to launch multiple… More

Advanced Development of an Innovative Technique for Biosampling

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Robert L. Talley
Award Amount: $529,329.00
Abstract:
The Army has identified a need to develop effective methods of bioaerosol sampling with low power requirements, high collection efficiencies, and the capability to provide concentrated bioparticle samples for further analysis in a two-minute timeframe. To meet this objective, an innovative… More

Mortar or Rifle Launched, Low-Cost, Miniature Ballistic and Guided Flight Surveillance Sensor Systems

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Edward Fisher
Award Amount: $98,995.00
Abstract:
The Department of Defense is creating capabilities that will provide near instantaneous awareness of friendly, enemy and neutral elements. Using micro UAV technologies, over-the-horizon military targets can be achieved. Realistic goals for an advanced micro UAV compatible with all unit operation… More

Small, Rugged Internal Combustion Engine

Award Year / Program / Phase: 1998 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James T. Barnes
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
The Department of Defense has a growing interest in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to provide over-the-horizon surveillance, detection, classification and destruction of time-critical surface targets. Forward Area Support Munition (FASM), a Navy ATD program approved for FY99 start, is a 5-inch… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James T. Barnes, Director, Defense Div.
Award Amount: $69,988.00

Mulitbeam Sonobuoy Operator Displays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: James Barnes, Director, Defense Div.
Award Amount: $300,000.00
Abstract:
A Smart Cartridge gun propulsion concept has been devised to increase the ballistic performance of Navy 5-inch gun systems without modifications to the gun. The smart cartridge concept contains a dense consolidated propellant charge and an electronicallycontrolled smart primer to govern the… More

Payload Expulsion for Hardened-Target Penetrators

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Senior Project Engineer
Award Amount: $99,967.00
Abstract:
"Hardened targets such as tunnels, underground facilities and bunkers are among the highest priority targets in certain countries that have adversarial relationships with the United States. A goal for future munitions is to either destroy the facilitiesand their contents or to deny access and… More

In-Bore Dynamic Instrumentation for Navy Gun Barrels

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2002 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $69,986.00
Abstract:
"The retirement of 16-inch guns from the fleet combined with greater standoff to mitigate the cruise missile threat has made it necessary to greatly increase the performance of 5-inch and future 155 mm guns to enable fire support to littoral andregions. The energetic propellant charges required to… More

Payload Expulsion for Hardened-Target Penetrators

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $749,999.00
Abstract:
The objective of the proposed program is to develop a payload expulsion system for a munition capable of attacking hardened high-value targets far underground. Munition payloads will be specially designed to neutralize/defeat specific targets, such asfacilities pertaining to weapons of mass… More

Polymer-Cased Ammunition for Small Arms and Cannon Ammunition

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Todd J. Cloutier, Sr. Research Engineer
Award Amount: $69,999.00
Abstract:
Replacement of gun ammunition cartridge cases made of brass with cases made ofan advanced polymer material would alleviate a portion of the weight burden for Marines and air vehicles caused by the need to carry additional gear and high-tech equipment. The replacement of brass with a… More

Kinetic Energy Cargo Round

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
Veritay proposes to develop a preliminary design of a kinetic energy (KE) payload and expulsion system for the EX172 Cargo round. The payload will consist of numerous KE penetrators. One of the most important aspects of the design is devising a systemfor effectively dispensing the payload from… More

Kinetic Energy Penetrator Payload for EX 172 Cargo Round

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $599,667.00
Abstract:
Veritay proposes to continue development of an expulsion system for a 5-inch gun round that dispenses numerous kinetic energy penetrators as the round approaches the target. One of the most important aspects of the design involves devising a system for effectively dispensing the payload from inside… More

Next Generation Controlled Impulse Ejection System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator: Randy Salizzoni, Principal Engineer
Award Amount: $69,998.00
Abstract:
Submarine countermeasures can be launched underwater at a range of depths that spans the submarine operational spectrum. Because the family of countermeasures may require a range of ejection impulses to reduce the pressure stress and shock environment, a variable ejection system is needed to… More

Cross-compatible cartridge case for orthodox or rarefaction wave gun firing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Todd Cloutier, Sr. Research Engineer – (716) 689-0177
Award Amount: $69,997.00
Abstract:
In this Phase I SBIR program, Veritay will research, design, develop and demonstrate a cartridge case that enables blowback venting when the cartridge is fired in a rarefaction wave gun (RAVEN), and will function normally when fired in a conventional closed-breech gun. To accomplish this goal, a… More

Cross-compatible cartridge case for orthodox or rarefaction wave gun firing

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator: Todd Cloutier, Sr. Research Engr. – (716) 689-0177
Award Amount: $729,999.00
Abstract:
In the Phase I SBIR a cartridge case that is compatible with both Rarefaction Wave Guns (RAVEN) and conventional gun systems was developed. A baseline cartridge design was developed for a 105 millimeter gun that will allow the breech venting to occur when used in a RAVEN gun. A 40 millimeter… More