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Autonomous Shipboard Cleaning System

Award Information

Department of Defense
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Program Year/Program:
2012 / SBIR
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Small Business Information
Man Made Machines
6127 Butano Ct. San Jose, CA -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 2012
Title: Autonomous Shipboard Cleaning System
Agency: DOD
Contract: N00024-12-C-4104
Award Amount: $382,560.00


Man Made Machines is developing in this SBIR Phase II effort a highly versatile autonomous cleaning system called the Moebi. The Moebi system is capable of cleaning floors, walls, counters and overhangs. It is additionally capable of cleaning tie-down holes on shipboard landing decks, autonomously adjust the cleaning method to different floor materials and determine the necessary cleaning grade. The area mapping feature of the Moebi system allows for a time and energy efficient cleaning. Due to this feature the user can choose how often one area needs to be cleaned. The Moebi system will be equipped with a charging station with several advanced features.

Principal Investigator:

Arasch Lagies
Principal Investigator
(802) 660-0735

Business Contact:

Dulcie Lagies
Corporate Official
(802) 244-7675
Small Business Information at Submission:

Man Made Machines
6127 Butano Ct. San Jose, CA -

EIN/Tax ID: 270985894
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: Yes
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No