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Dive Helmet Noise Quieting

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2012 / STTR
Agency Tracking Number:
N12A-020-0183
Solicitation Year:
2012
Solicitation Topic Code:
N12A-T020
Solicitation Number:
2012.A
Small Business Information
Oceanit Laboratories, Inc.
Oceanit Center 828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 600 Honolulu, HI -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2012
Title: Dive Helmet Noise Quieting
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N00014-12-M-0362
Award Amount: $150,000.00
 

Abstract:

Helmeted navy divers are exposed to high levels of noise from self-generated mechanisms, such as regulator exhaust, and external sources, such as underwater tool-generated noise. Noise exposure limits can be easily exceeded especially if effective communications through helmet-mounted speakers is required. A multi-faceted approach is proposed to reduce self-generated noise as well as overall helmet-transmitted noise from external sources such as tools. Modeling, analysis, design and initial testing will be performed.

Principal Investigator:

Christopher Sullivan
Senior Aerospace Engineer
(808) 531-3017
CSullivan@OCEANIT.COM

Business Contact:

Ken Cheung
Science&Technology Mana
(808) 531-3017
kcheung@OCEANIT.COM
Small Business Information at Submission:

Oceanit Laboratories, Inc.
Oceanit Center 828 Fort Street Mall, Suite 600 Honolulu, HI -

EIN/Tax ID: 990238128
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Research Institution Information:
California Institute of Technogy
1200 E. California Blvd.
Mail Code 105-50
Pasadena, CA 91125-
Contact: Chiara Daraio
Contact Phone: (626) 395-4479