7960 S KOLB RD
TUCSON, AZ, 85756-9237


DUNS: 147518286
# of Employees: 36

Ownership Information

Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. Inducing Known, Controlled Flaws in Electron Beam Wire Fed Additive Manufactured Material for the Purpose of Creating Non-Destructive Inspection Stand

    Amount: $149,994.00

    To induce controlled defects in wire feed E-Beam additive manufacturing for making NDT standards, MER will work with Applied Optimization (AO) to develop a Physics based ICMSE based process model of d ...

    SBIRPhase I2016Department of Defense Navy
  2. Long Lifetime, Improved Performance Ceramic Aircraft Brakes

    Amount: $99,993.40

    This Small Business Innovation Research Phase I project addresses the need for lighter weight brake materials that will allow for longer lifetimes with improved performance. Certain ceramic material ...

    SBIRPhase I2016Department of Defense Defense Logistics Agency

    Amount: $149,994.00

    Friction stir additive manufacturing (FSAM) will be utilized for repair, fabrication and processing of Titanium components and sub-assemblies for high performance military applications. The innovation ...

    STTRPhase I2016Department of Defense Army
  4. Ultra Sharp Fiber Architectures for Ceramic Composites

    Amount: $79,999.00

    Hypersonic vehicles are strategic weapon systems in the Navy arena. Hypersonic vehicles require erosion-free sharp leading edges with a 0.04 inch radius which must exhibit 30 minute operation at 4500F ...

    SBIRPhase I2015Department of Defense
  5. Improved Flotation Separation of Rare Earth Ore

    Amount: $1,124,725.00

    A critical step in the extraction of elements from ore, especially rare earth elements that are found in complex minerals, is separation. Froth flotation is a highly versatile method for physically s ...

    STTRPhase II2015Department of Defense
  6. Alternate Additive Manufacturing to Produce and/or Join Nuclear Quality Components

    Amount: $150,000.00

    Advanced fabrication and manufacturing methods like additive manufacturing that can produce nuclear quality components are required for the success of the Small Modular Reactor SMR). Most typical AM ...

    STTRPhase I2015Department of Energy
  7. Alternative Additive Manufacturing to Produce Fossil Energy Critical Systems

    Amount: $150,000.00

    Fossil fuels FE) are projected to remain the mainstay of energy consumption and energy generation well into the next century. New technologies including advanced material manufacturing must be devel ...

    STTRPhase I2015Department of Energy
  8. Innovative Approach to Rapidly Qualify Ti-6Al-4V Metallic Aircraft Parts Manufactured by Additive Manufacturing (AM) Techniques

    Amount: $80,000.00

    MER will implement closed loop process control of its high rate Plasma Transfer Arc (PTA) additive manufacturing system primarily for use with high rate Ti-6-4 wire deposition (>20 lb. Ti-6-4 /hr.) an ...

    SBIRPhase I2015Department of Defense
  9. Industrial Production Methods for Ultra-High-Strength Fibers based on Double-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

    Amount: $750,000.00

    This project will complete development of a viable, cost-effective industrial production technique for producing ultrastrong, flexible and tough carbon fibers composed of double-walled carbon nanotube ...

    STTRPhase II2015Department of Defense Army
  10. Ultra-High Power Density Metal Supported SOFC Stack for High Efficiency Propulsion and Power Systems

    Amount: $149,999.00

    This Phase I SBIR OSD project proposes the development and testing of a porous metal anode-supported intermediate-temperature solid oxide fuel cell (PMS-IT-SOFC) that exhibits high electrochemical eff ...

    SBIRPhase I2014Department of Defense

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