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Company Information:

Company Name: FarCo Technologies, Inc.
City: Brooklyn
State: NY
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
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 $480,000.00 4
SBIR Phase II $500,000.00 1

Award List:

SBIR Phase I: A distributed spatial sampling and environment monitoring system using autonomous powered aquatic robotic sensors

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Prashanth Krishnamurthy
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project addresses development of an efficient integrated multi-agent system for distributed environment mapping, monitoring, and anomaly detection for water surface mobile aquatic robots dispersed in a riverine, lake, estuary, or coastal… More

Compact, lightweight Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) with robust navigation and range for riverine reconnaissance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Prashanth Krishnamurthy, Senior Project Engineer – (347) 534-7018
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this Phase I SBIR project is to develop an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) with integrated sensing system for efficient and accurate spatial sampling for robust navigation, bathymetric SLAM, and current surveys in riverine environments. The proposed AUV system utilizes… More

Intelligent Controller Development for Cooperative UAV Missions

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Jamahl Overstreet, Senior Project Manager – (646) 281-1868
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In this Phase I, we will develop system-level architectures, protocols, methodologies, and optimal cooperative planning techniques to effectively implement Cooperative Behavior Controls, methods for enhancing cooperation through learning, and demonstrate their performance by simulating… More

Backup Shipboard Landing System for Vertical Takeoff and Landing Unmanned Air Vehicles

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Prashanth Krishnamurthy, Senior Project Manager – (347) 534-7018
Award Amount: $80,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this SBIR Phase I is the development of a system-level hardware-software architecture and algorithms for a backup shipboard landing system for VTOL UAVs. The proposed system is comprised of a combination of a multi-modal sensor suite and a synergistic combination of algorithmic… More

Compact, lightweight Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) with robust navigation and range for riverine reconnaissance

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Prashanth Krishnamurthy, Senior Project Manager – (347) 534-7018
Award Amount: $500,000.00
Abstract:
The objective of this Phase II SBIR project is to develop and experimentally demonstrate a compact lightweight Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) with integrated sensing system for riverine reconnaissance (bathymetry and water current), robust autonomous upstream and downstream navigation, and… More