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ROBOTICS FOR SOLID PROPELLANT MIXING LABORATORIES

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Air Force
Award ID:
5517
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
5517
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
APPLIED ORDNANCE TECHNOLOGY
103 Paul Mellon Court Waldorf, MD 20602
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: ROBOTICS FOR SOLID PROPELLANT MIXING LABORATORIES
Agency / Branch: DOD / USAF
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $50,542.00
 

Abstract:

THE PROGRAM WILL INVESTIGATE THE STATE-OF-THE-ART IN PROPELLANT MIXING, WITH AN EMPHASIS ON THOSE PROCESSING TECHNIQUES WHICH REDUCE PERSONNEL EXPOSURE, IMPROVE QUALITY AND REDUCE LABOR COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PROCESSING OPERATIONS. INVESTIGATED APPROACHES WILL INCLUDE THE USE OF ROBOTICS AND ADVANCED PROCESS CONTROL/MONITORING INSTRUMENTATION SYSTEMS TO FACILITATE INGREDIENT WEIGHING AND PREBATCHING, INGREDIENT ADDITION, ON-LINE MONITORING OF RELEVANT MIX PARAMETERS, PROPELLANT CASTING AND CLEAN-UP. EXTENSIVE RESEARCH WILL BE CONDUCTED ON TECHNIQUES USED BY THE CHEMICAL, RUBBER, PLASTICS, DRUG AND FOOD MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES, BOTH DOMESTIC AND FOREIGN.

Principal Investigator:

Luther m grainger
3018684988

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Applied Ordnance Technology In
9015 Woodyard Rd - Ste 108 Clinton, MD 20735

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No