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Company Information:

Name: Aspire Solutions, Inc
Address: 323 W Spring St
Fayetteville, AR
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: (479) 236-5036

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $597,325.00 6
SBIR Phase II $3,440,906.00 5

Award List:

SBIR Phase II: Integration of Advanced Power Electronics through the Packaging of High Temperature Silicon-Carbide (SiC) Based Multichip Power Modules (MCPMs)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2004 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Alexander B. lostetter, Dr
Award Amount: $99,802.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II research project will develop highly miniaturized power converters by developing a functional, scaled-down hardware prototype of a high-temperature multichip power module (MCPM). To achieve this goal, the company has taken advantages of the key… More

SBIR Phase II: Integration of Advanced Power Electronics through the Packaging of High Temperature Silicon-Carbide (SiC) Based Multichip Power Modules (MCPMs)

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2005 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: NSF
Principal Investigator: Alexander B. lostetter, Dr
Award Amount: $441,918.00
Abstract:
This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II research project will develop highly miniaturized power converters by developing a functional, scaled-down hardware prototype of a high-temperature multichip power module (MCPM). To achieve this goal, the company has taken advantages of the key… More

Distributed, Multi-Echelon Logistics Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO
Award Amount: $99,806.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop multi-echelon logistics management tools based on Agile principles and integrate them into the Manufacturing Repair Overhaul (MRO) environment. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes are sub-optimized and focus on each… More

Just In Time (JIT) Component Presentation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2008 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO
Award Amount: $99,933.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop inventory flow tools based on Just In Time (JIT) principles and integrate them into the Manufacturing Repair Overhaul (MRO) environment. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes vary greatly based on the specific needs of an… More

Inspection Process Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO
Award Amount: $97,790.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop an inspection management tool that standardizes both the inspection process and the inspection data. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes are manual, paper based methods that rely heavily on the individuals experience to… More

Distributed, Multi-Echelon Logistics Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO
Award Amount: $749,986.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop multi-echelon logistics management tools based on Agile principles and integrate them into the Manufacturing Repair Overhaul (MRO) environment. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes are sub-optimized and focus on each… More

Just In Time (JIT) Component Presentation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Jerry Dechert, Senior Scientist
Award Amount: $749,043.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop inventory classification and bin sizing rules based on Just In Time (JIT) principles and integrate them into the Manufacturing Repair Overhaul (MRO) environment. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes vary greatly based on the… More

Inspection Process Management

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO
Award Amount: $749,966.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop inspection techniques that standardize both the inspection process and any defect data captured as part of the inspection. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current processes are manual, paper based solutions that vary greatly based on the… More

Improved Methodology for Engineering Repair Process

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Bryan Walker, Engineering Manager – (479) 966-4381
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
The objective of this proposal is to develop new techniques for addressing the engineering change requests (202"s). These techniques include new processes and workflow management techniques designed to streamline the process and minimize the response time. The 202 process is essentially a… More

Condition Based Maintenance: Planning and Implementation

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Randy Kirk, CEO – (479) 966-4381
Award Amount: $99,997.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The objective of this proposal is to develop new techniques for addressing dynamic scheduling needs of a production environment in the MRO (Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul) industry where unknown repair issues force continuous schedule modifications. The existing techniques involve… More

Improved Methodology for Engineering Repair Process

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator: Randall G. Kirk, CEO – (479) 966-4381
Award Amount: $749,993.00
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The objective of this proposal is to develop 202 inspection techniques that standardize both the inspection process and any defect data captured as part of the inspection in support of engineering analysis on 202 processes. The Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC) current… More