Barber-Nichols, Inc.

Basic Information

CO
Arvada, CO, 80002-2707

http://www.barber-nichols.com

Company Profile

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Additional Details

Field Value
DUNS: 74072554
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: 66


  1. High Speed Compressor for Subcooling Propellants

    Amount: $749,881.00

    The most promising propellant subcooling systems for LH2 require compression systems that involve development of significant head. The inlet pressure for these systems is typically on the order of 1 ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  2. High Speed Compressor for Subcooling Propellants

    Amount: $124,974.00

    Propellant densification systems for LH2 require compression systems that develop significant head. In the past this has required multiple stages of compressors running at high speed on grease-packed ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  3. High Seed Compressor for Propellant Densification

    Amount: $99,814.00

    Propellant densification systems particularly for H2 require compression systems developing very large amounts of head. Development of this head requires multiple stages of compressors running at hig ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  4. Turbine Component Rapid Manufacturing via Electron Beam Melting/Electrochemical Machining

    Amount: $149,366.00

    Development of new, more efficient gas turbine engines is a lengthy process of engine test iterations to maximize performance. This engine development cycle time is driven to a large extent by the man ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Energy
  5. Thermal Conversion Device for Hydrothermal Vents

    Amount: $79,962.00

    The objective of this proposal is to develop technology which will enable electricity to be produced and stored by utilizing geothermal energy emanating from the fissures in the bottom of the ocean. G ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of DefenseNavyDepartment of Defense
  6. Parallel Operation of Compact, Efficient Turbogenerators for Robust Tactical Energy Independence

    Amount: $99,956.00

    The intent of this project is to explore the feasibility of using a parallel connection strategy similar to a utility solution for the operation of multiple high speed turbo-generators in the 10 to 50 ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Department of DefenseAir ForceDepartment of Defense
  7. Development of Advanced Compact Energy Recovery Pumping System for Shipboard Seawater Reverse Osmosis Desalination

    Amount: $69,445.00

    The proposed advanced, compact, lightweight turbine-pump (ACLTP) assembly takes advantage of the available pressure in the overboard RO seawater stream via hydraulic Turbine expansion which provides a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 NavyDepartment of DefenseDepartment of Defense
  8. Turbopump Design for Deep Throttling Capability

    Amount: $599,989.00

    This project will demonstrate the benefits of a partial emission pump coupled with a zero net positive suction pressure inducer design to achieve robust, deep throttling capability. This pump applica ...

    STTR Phase II 2009 National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  9. High Speed Compact Vaneaxial Fans

    Amount: $99,032.00

    Barber-Nichols will be using state-of-the art aerodynamic and acoustic design and optimization tools to improve the efficiency and acoustic signature of a current cooling fan design. The efficiency a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of DefenseNavyDepartment of Defense
  10. Turbopump Design for Deep Throttling Capability

    Amount: $99,508.00

    A rocket engine turbopump design using a partial emission pump combined with a zero net positive suction pressure inducer design is proposed to achieve a robust, deep throttling capability in 5k to 15 ...

    STTR Phase I 2008 National Aeronautics and Space Administration

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