SPIDAR - SPinneret for IDentification And Reconnaissance

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Contract: W31P4Q-06-C-0019
Agency Tracking Number: 04SB1-0306
Amount: $736,214.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2005
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: SB041-018
Solicitation Number: 2004.1
Small Business Information
AUTOMATIKA, INC.
137 Delta Drive, Pittsburgh, PA, 15238
DUNS: 017018289
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: Y
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Noellette Conway
 Chief Executive Officer
 (412) 968-1022
 noellette@automatika.com
Business Contact
 Noellette Conway
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (412) 968-1022
Email: noellette@automatika.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
A tethered rapelling robot system, dubbed SPIDAR, will be built and tested, capable of use in collapsed urban environments for civil-defense and search-and-rescue and reconnaissance applications. The design is based on a modular and payload/marsupial-capable design optimized for use in environments considered for a variety of applications. The project will design, build and test a rugged prototype system to be tested in a variety of settings with the assistance of non-profit, industrial and government entities.

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