Littoral, Deployable, Modular, Sensor (LDMS) System

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Navy
Amount:
$300,000.00
Award Year:
2010
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N00024-10-C-4138
Award Id:
87559
Agency Tracking Number:
N081-059-0053
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
NAVY 08-059
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
4916 Hollopeter Rd, Leo, IN, 46765
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
800300035
Principal Investigator:
Patrick McCammon
President
(260) 637-0588
Pat@SkySightTech.com
Business Contact:
Patrick McCammon
President
(260) 637-0588
Pat@SkySightTech.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
The proposed project will create an innovative sensor system to augment an outer ring of defense used for queuing, classifying, and tracking go-fast boats, small and commercial craft, swimmers and divers that are a threat to harbors, anchorages, and other high value assets. The Littoral, Deployable, Modular Sensor (LDMS) system will be part of the Navy's deployable capability in locations where US or host nation security infrastructure is either inadequate or nonexistent. It utilizes a combination of proven sonobuoy sensors and adaptations of current technologies to meet the mission needs. SkySight Technologies' experience and expertise, combined with this unique approach, creates a low cost, lightweight, modular, and reusable system to be easily deployed and recovered by a single person in a small surface craft. The LDMS system can remain on station for 6 months with a weekly battery refresh and is capable of being moored in littoral waters for extended periods because of an innovative, multi component, mooring system. The LDMS system fills a critical gap in Navy sensors, and offers additional governmental and non-governmental applications persistent sensors in littoral waters.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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