Development of an Active, Man-Portable, Cooling System for Use with Personal Protective Clothing/Equipment (PPC/PPE)

Award Information
Agency: Department of Energy
Branch: N/A
Contract: DE-SC0004363
Agency Tracking Number: 213868
Amount: $997,430.65
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2014
Solicitation Year: 2014
Solicitation Topic Code: 48b
Solicitation Number: DE-FOA-0001072
Small Business Information
Mainstream Engineering Corporation
200 Yellow Place, Rockledge, FL, 32955-5327
DUNS: 175302579
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Brian Tews
 Mr.
 (321) 631-3550
 bet@mainstream-engr.com
Business Contact
 Michael Rizzo
Title: Mr.
Phone: (321) 631-3550
Email: mar@mainstream-engr.com
Research Institution
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Abstract
Mainstream has developed an active cooling system that can provide a cool/dry environment to workers in enclosed protective clothing/equipment. The technology is lightweight, comparable to a small backpack in size, and will improve working conditions so that heat stress is no longer a concern for workers wearing fully encapsulating suits.

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