Success Stories

Jul 20
July 20, 2017
Alkylate is a high-octane component of gasoline we use in our cars every day. However, the process to manufacture alkylate is problematic because toxic liquid acids are used as catalysts. At a Read More
Success Stories Department of Energy
Jul 18
July 18, 2017
When the U.S. Navy sought a new type of high strength steel for Helicopter gears, QuesTek Innovations utilized the SBIR program to not only meet this need, but deliver a brand new material that is Read More
Success Stories Department of Defense
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
Recent SBIR investments by the National Science Foundation (NSF) have helped OMAX to harness a sought-after technology to make high-pressure jet machining more available, affordable, and easy to use Read More
Success Stories National Science Foundation
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
When Solar Roadways received its first Phase I and Phase II grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation, the founders had no idea if others would share their vision for clean energy via solar Read More
Success Stories Department of Transportation
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
Although KMLabs has made a name for itself around the world as a leading manufacturer of ultrafast lasers, the company is currently perfecting an x-ray microscope capable of providing both the Read More
Success Stories Department of Energy
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
While water is the world’s largest developed source of renewable energy, hydropower comes with its share of problems. Traditionally, large dams or long penstocks are needed to accumulate pressure and Read More
Success Stories Department of Energy
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
While most people associate iRobot with a hugely successful line of robotic vacuums used for the home, the company has deep roots with the Department of Defense, originally utilizing the SBIR program Read More
Success Stories Department of Defense
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
Energy Focus began its relationship with the U.S. Navy back in 2003 after receiving a $10 million contract to improve the energy efficiency of solar panels on ships. In 2011, Energy Focus was able to Read More
Success Stories Department of Defense
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
In an effort to transform the energy usage rates of a carrier group as outlined by the U.S. Navy, C3I was recently tasked with controlling advanced flight deck lighting and other devices utilized in Read More
Success Stories Department of DefenseNavy
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
Dr. Robert M. Hoffman of AntiCancer, Inc., has discovered a breakthrough: When cancer cells are deprived of methionine, the cancer cell dies. Applicable to all types of cancer, Dr. Hoffman has Read More
Success Stories Department of Health and Human Services
Jul 17
July 17, 2017
When genotyping solutions first came on the market, customers were thrilled they could pinpoint their ancestry and learn more about who they are and where they came from. 23andMe took this one step Read More
Success Stories Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
Jun 30
June 30, 2017
The next generation of smart weapons is a step closer to the warfighters’ arsenal because of a partnership between a Delaware-based small business and the Air Force Research Laboratory. With support Read More
Success Stories Air Force

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