Black Pearls Inc

Company Information

Company Name
Black Pearls Inc
Address
P.O. Box 525
Holualoa, HI, 96725
Phone
n/a
URL
n/a
DUNS
n/a
Number of Employees
7
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$508,384.00
9
SBIR Phase II
$1,487,543.00
5

Award List

  1. BLACK-LIP PEARL, OYSTER HATCHERY TECHNOLOGY

    Amount: $297,564.00

    THE BLACK-LIP PEARL OYSTER, PINCTADA MARGARITIFERA, IS THE SOURCE OF RARE, VALUABLE BLACK PEARLS. CULTURE OF THIS SPECIES HAS PROVEN HIGHLY LUCRATIVE IN FRENCH POLYNESIA, WITH STRENGTHENING WORLDWIDE ...

    SBIR Phase II 1994 National Science Foundation
  2. DEVELOPMENT OF BLACK PEARL FARMING METHODS SUITABLE FOR HAWAII AND OPEN LAGOONS OF THE SOUTH PACIFIC

    Amount: $220,000.00

    THE SUCCESSFUL DEVELOPMENT OF RELIABLE, LARGE-SCALE, HATCHERY TECHNIQUES FOR THE HAWAIIAN BLACK-LIP PEARL OYSTER NOW OPENS UP THE POTENTIAL FOR BLACK PEARL FARMING IN NEW AREAS ACROSS THE PACIFIC. EFF ...

    SBIR Phase II 1996 Department of Agriculture
  3. EVALUATING THE NUCLEUS ESTATE MODEL FOR HATCHERY-BASED PEARL FARMS ON REMOTE ATOLLS

    Amount: $220,000.00

    Not Available The U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands are extremely isolated rural communities, with limited opportunities, and attendant socio-economic ailments. The best opportunity for sustainable econ ...

    SBIR Phase II 1999 Department of Agriculture
  4. EVALUATING THE NUCLEUS ESTATE MODEL FOR HATCHERY-BASED PEARL FARMS ON REMOTE ATOLLS

    Amount: $64,848.00

    The U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands are extremely isolated rural communities, with limited opportunities, and attendant socio-economic ailments. The best opportunity for sustainable economic developme ...

    SBIR Phase I 1998 Department of Agriculture
  5. N/A

    Amount: $99,844.00

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 2000 National Science Foundation
  6. N/A

    Amount: $99,863.00

    This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project will identify commercially-important genes in Pinctada margaritifera as targets for future manipulation in order to improve the efficienc ...

    SBIR Phase I 2001 National Science Foundation
  7. Does Size, Growth and Sterility of Triploid Black-Lip Pearl Oysters Result in Better Pearls?

    Amount: $70,000.00

    Pearl culture is the most lucrative aquaculture industry in the Pacific Islands, and is an ideal development activity for remote, otherwise-impoverished atolls. Commercial farmers in the U.S.-affiliat ...

    SBIR Phase I 2001 Department of Agriculture
  8. First Triploidy in Tropical Bivalves: Can This Increase Profitability in Pearl Farms?

    Amount: $250,000.00

    Triploidy offers an excellent opportunity for increased profitability and competitiveness of hatchery-based pearl farming in the U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands and Hawaii, for little additional cost. ...

    SBIR Phase II 2002 Department of Agriculture
  9. First Triploidy in Tropical Bivalves: Can This Increase Profitability in Pearl Farms?

    Amount: $0.00

    Triploidy offers an excellent opportunity for increased profitability and competitiveness of hatchery-based pearl farming in the U.S.-affiliated Pacific Islands and Hawaii, for little additional cost. ...

    SBIR Phase I 2002 Department of Agriculture
  10. Controlling Pearl Color: Pigment Inhibitors, Promoters and Delivery Systems

    Amount: $75,000.00

    NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: The color of nacre is one of the most significant criteria in determining the value of a pearl. Nacre color is due to both schemochromic phenomena and biochromes (pigments). The ...

    SBIR Phase I 2003 Department of Agriculture

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