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

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Amount:
$49,400.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N/A
Solitcitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Branch:
Navy
Award Year:
1990
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
12399
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Small Business Information
Diesel-dyne Corp
3044 Middleboro Rd, Morrow, OH, 45152
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Richard P Johnston
 (513) 899-3226
Business Contact
Phone: () -
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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