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Development of an Improved General Purpose Tent Fabric

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: W911QY-18-C-0218
Agency Tracking Number: A2-7132
Amount: $661,563.37
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: A16-115
Solicitation Number: 2016.3
Timeline
Solicitation Year: 2016
Award Year: 2018
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): 2018-08-28
Award End Date (Contract End Date): 2019-08-27
Small Business Information
301 Turnpike Road, PO Box 409, New Ipswich, NH, 03071
DUNS: 001030667
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Amanda Battisti
 (603) 291-1000
 abattisti@warwickmills.com
Business Contact
 Jenny Houston
Phone: (603) 291-1000
Email: jhouston@warwickmills.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
Low cost polyurethane laminate tent materials are designed to solve the cold crack issue with PVC tent fabrics. The use of novel construction of urethane/textile laminates offers a breakthrough in environmental durability over current offerings. This new high durability laminate configuration provides for a new class of economical lightweight shelters with extended operating capability.Using a composite textile reinforcement system reduces coating cost and complexity at the same time optimizes for both tear and tensile properties. This composite textile is matched with advanced coating designs to yield excellent spectral and flame performance at reduced mass, while remaining low cost and berry compliant.

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