Insensitive Munitions Solutions for Large Scale Solid Rocket Motors

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Missile Defense Agency
Amount:
$100,000.00
Award Year:
2008
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
HQ0006-08-C-7821
Agency Tracking Number:
B073-049-0220
Solicitation Year:
2007
Solicitation Topic Code:
MDA07-049
Solicitation Number:
2007.3
Small Business Information
CORVID TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
145 Overhill Drive, Mooresville, NC, 28117
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
040707460
Principal Investigator:
John Cogar
Program Manager
(704) 799-6944
john.cogar@corvidtec.com
Business Contact:
David Robinson
President
(704) 799-6944
david.robinson@corvidtec.com
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
Corvid Technologies is proposing to develop an armor solution that would provide protection to MDA solid rocket motor systems against the standard NATO bullet and fragment impact threats and lower energy threat that may also be threat hazards in the field. Corvid has developed a proven armor development methodology that has been successful in solving similar ballistic protection needs from concept development to hardware solution. We reduce development cycle time and testing costs by evaluating innovative armor systems numerically using state-of-the-art penetration dynamics modeling capability to capture the rate sensitive behavior of the materials proposed before building prototypes and physically testing them. The use of our methodology will lead to light-weight, multi-hit armor solutions that meet the key performance parameters define.

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