Portable Array Module for Disaster Relief and Expeditionary Operations

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$1,799,980.00
Award Year:
2012
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
N00014-12-C-0646
Award Id:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
N101-088-0676a
Solicitation Year:
2010
Solicitation Topic Code:
N101-088
Solicitation Number:
2010.1
Small Business Information
2600 Campus Drive, Suite D, Lafayette, CO, 80026-3359
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
Y
Duns:
161234687
Principal Investigator:
Robert Taylor
VP of Technology
(303) 664-0394
robert.taylor@ctd-materials.com
Business Contact:
Lori Bass
VP of Finance
(303) 664-0394
lori.bass@ctd-materials.com
Research Institute:
Stub




Abstract
There is a need for transportable alternative energy systems capable of providing renewable electric power. The proposed Portable Array Module (PAM) meets this need, promising a new age of sustainable clean energy production and portability in situations where highly reliable energy sources must be established and maintained within a very short timeframe. Within PAM, renewable power is generated by high efficiency solar cells that are deployed rapidly using a unique deployable composite array structure. Every PAM power system stows within a ruggedized canister for easy transport to the desired location. Once on site PAM power modules unroll in a matter of seconds. Two PAM solar arrays have been designed, one is designed per the USMC GREENS power system specifications, and the other is designed per the USMC SPACES power system specifications.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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