A STUDY OF AN ADVANCED VARIABLE CYCLE DIESEL ENGINE FOR USE IN A HIGH WATER SPEED AMPHIBIOUS VEHICLE

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Navy
Amount:
$49,400.00
Award Year:
1990
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Award Id:
12399
Agency Tracking Number:
12399
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
3044 Middleboro Rd, Morrow, OH, 45152
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Richard P Johnston
(513) 899-3226
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE PROPOSED STUDY WOULD ASSESS THE VIABILITY OF AN ADVANCED VARIABLE CYCLE DIESEL INSTALLED IN A HIGH WATER SPEED AMPHIBIOUS VESSEL. PERFORMANCE ON BOTH LAND AND WATER WOULD BE ASSESSED FOR A TYPICAL MISSION. THE INSTALLATION OF THE ENGINE WOULD BE CONSIDERED AND WEIGHTS, VOLUMES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT CHARACTERISTICS DETERMINED. VARIOUS ARRANGEMENTS OF TURBOCHARGERS AND CONTROL SCHEDULES WOULD BE DEVELOPED TO INSURE THAT THE ENGINE PERFORMED WELL ON LAND OR WATER.

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