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BOSTON, MA 02114-1721
United States



# of Employees: 8

Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No

Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR Success: Metis Design Corp.

    One of the world’s largest aerospace companies is looking to revolutionize the industry with new technology developed by a small business in partnership with the Air Force and Navy. UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp., recently signed an agreement to license the MD7...

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. Capture Mechanism Monitoring System

    Amount: $1,499,645.00

    A major focus for the USSF today is On-orbit Servicing, Assembly and Manufacturing (OSAM) in support of both ageing and future space assets. Of most immediate need is the servicing component, which in ...

    STTRPhase II2023Department of Defense Air Force
  2. Low-Cost Manufacturing of Autoclave-Grade Composite Structures Outside of an Oven

    Amount: $1,250,000.00

    Current manufacturing of advanced composites generally utilizes convective heating and pressure applied by an autoclave oven. This curing process accounts for ~25-50% of the component acquisition cost ...

    SBIRPhase II2023Department of Defense Air Force
  3. Fastener Attrition Sensing Transducer (FAST)

    Amount: $306,557.00

    Under this SBIR topic N16-009, Metis Design Corporation (MDC) has presented a method for detection of damage in complex fastened joints. Rotorcraft have been at the forefront of Condition Based Mainte ...

    SBIRPhase II2023Department of Defense Navy
  4. Mating/De-Mating Monitoring System

    Amount: $250,000.00

    Resident Space Object (RSO) acquisition is critical to future USSF operations. Orbiting objects will need to be serviced, repaired, refueled, decommissioned or brought into a different orbit. There ar ...

    STTRPhase I2022Department of Defense Air Force
  5. Structural Health Monitoring of Welded Submarine Structures

    Amount: $1,500,000.00

    Structural health monitoring (SHM) of naval assets has garnered significant interest in recent years.  The push for a larger fleet, which will require service life extensions for current assets, and ...

    SBIRPhase II2021Department of Defense Navy
  6. Scalable Manufacturing of Composite Components using Nanostructured Heaters

    Amount: $1,749,213.00

    Manufacturing of structural composites traditionally employs autoclaves to achieve high quality parts, including high fiber-volume-fractions and low porosity. A laminate comprised of stacked prepreg p ...

    STTRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  7. Maturation of a Guided Wave-Based Bondline Integrity Monitoring System

    Amount: $749,989.00

    This contract aids in the qualification of a guided wave-based SHM system for assessing composite bondline integrity. Several critical components on the Triton UAS have been designed as rib-to-skin bo ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  8. Interlaminar Reinforcement of Composites via Tailored CNT Nanomorphologies

    Amount: $1,099,999.00

    The Phase I effort of this STTR aimed to reinforce ply-drop laminates. When laminates taper from a thicker to thinner cross section, the termination of plies locally create resin pockets that can redu ...

    STTRPhase II2020Department of Defense Navy
  9. Aligned CNT Reinforcement of High-Temperature Polymer-Matrix Composites

    Amount: $139,999.00

    Composites are often used in aerospace applications due to their superior specific strength and stiffness properties, as well as their resistance to fatigue and corrosion. While tensile properties are ...

    SBIRPhase I2020Department of Defense Navy
  10. Enabling Condition Based Maintenance

    Amount: $1,499,999.00

    MIL-STD-1530D describes the Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP), which defines the requirements to achieve structural integrity for USAF aircraft. Since its inception, inspection cost and ass ...

    SBIRPhase II2020Department of Defense Air Force
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