ENVIRONMENTAL HEAT STRESS WEATHER NETWORK

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 2470
Amount: $202,477.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1987
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Gulf Weather Corp.
136 Espy Ave, Pass Christian, MS, 39571
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 F J Schatzle
 (601) 452-9836
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THE PROBLEM ADDRESSED IS THE NEED TO STUDY THE FEASIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING A STANDARDIZED WET-GLOBE TEMPERATURE (WGBT) INDEX DATA ACQUISITION AND RETRIEVAL NETWORK TO SUPPORT COMPREHENSIVE COMPUTERIZED MILITARY OPERATIONS WORLDWIDE. THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A WORLDWIDE DATA COLLECTION NETWORK, MOST PROBABLY AS A PART OF THE EXISTING WORLD METEROLOGICAL ORGANIZATION WEATHER OBSERVING NETWORK, POSES A MYRIAD OF PROBLEMS IN DEALING WITH THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY. WE PROPOSED AN INNOVATIVE SOLUTION TO THE PROBLEM USING EXISTING WEATHER OBSERVATIONAL DATA AND DATA NOW AVAILABLE FROM METEROLOGICAL SATELLITES.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

Agency Micro-sites

SBA logo
Department of Agriculture logo
Department of Commerce logo
Department of Defense logo
Department of Education logo
Department of Energy logo
Department of Health and Human Services logo
Department of Homeland Security logo
Department of Transportation logo
Environmental Protection Agency logo
National Aeronautics and Space Administration logo
National Science Foundation logo
US Flag An Official Website of the United States Government