Insensitive Munitions Solutions for Large Scale Solid Rocket Motors

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Missile Defense Agency
Contract: HQ0006-08-C-7821
Agency Tracking Number: B073-049-0220
Amount: $100,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2008
Solitcitation Year: 2007
Solitcitation Topic Code: MDA07-049
Solitcitation Number: 2007.3
Small Business Information
145 Overhill Drive, Mooresville, NC, 28117
Duns: 040707460
Hubzone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 John Cogar
 Program Manager
 (704) 799-6944
Business Contact
 David Robinson
Title: President
Phone: (704) 799-6944
Research Institution
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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