3TEX, Inc.

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109 MacKenan Drive
Cary, NC, -


Point of Contact Information

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Business Official:
Firm CFO (or equivalent):
POC Contracting Officer (or equivalent)

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DUNS: 30936335
SIC Codes: n/a
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Company Profile


  1. Unitized Composite Airframe Structures with Three Dimensional (3-D) Preforms for Elevated Temperature Applications

    Amount: $99,982.00

    A novel method of manufacturing complex unitized composite structures reinforced with 3D non-crimp orthogonal woven fabric (serving as self-sustained single-ply skin preform) and 3D braided fabrics (s ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Defense
  2. 3WEAVE Fabric/Composite Panels for Blast Protection

    Amount: $332,518.00

      Based on the results of the Phase I project, it was shown that 3TEX`s unitary 3D woven E-Glass billet reinforced composite panels have excellent potential to be used as blast mitigating mater ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Homeland Security
  3. Multifunctional Prepregs and Laminated Composites Made by Shear Pressing Carbon Nanotube Arrays

    Amount: $99,999.00

    A novel method of fabricating carbon nanotube (CNT) reinforced polymer matrix composites is proposed. It includes growing super-aligned carbon nanotube arrays on a flat substrate, using NCSU proprieta ...

    STTR Phase I 2010 Air ForceDepartment of Defense
  4. Improved Joints Based on 3D Fiber Architecture Preforms

    Amount: $999,370.00

    Wind blades are complex constructions of composite materials. As with all composite structures, forming joints between the various elements has long been problematic, since composites cannot easily be ...

    SBIR Phase II 2010 Department of Energy
  5. High Temp Standoff Dielectric Antenna Windows Based on 3-D Woven Preforms

    Amount: $436,170.00

    Supersonic cruise missiles offer the ability to hit a time critical target with precision and lethality from long distances, yet the high speed generates temperatures on the exterior surfaces of the m ...

    SBIR Phase II 2009 NavyDepartment of Defense
  6. Hybrid SiC-SiC/C-SiC Thermal Protection Structural Material

    Amount: $99,831.00

    Thermal protection materials for ballistic missile kill vehicles must retain strength and stiffness at temperatures around 1500-2000oC in an oxygen rich environment, and isolate payload electronics fr ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Missile Defense AgencyDepartment of Defense
  7. Improved Joints Based on 3D Fiber Architecture Preforms

    Amount: $99,825.00

    Wind blades are a significant part of the installation and operating costs of wind turbines used for electricity generation. In the manufacture of wind blades, several composite elements must be join ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of Energy
  8. Advanced Heat Exchanger bsed on 3D Woven Metal Wires

    Amount: $95,178.00

    A heat exchanger must balance an ability to transfer heat to a fluid with the amount of power required to move the fluid through the heat exchanger. For most systems, heat transfer is largely driven ...

    SBIR Phase I 2009 Department of Energy
  9. 3WEAVE Fabric Composite and Sandwich Core Panels for Blast Protection

    Amount: $99,908.00

    The new material technology is based on 3D weaving for the reinforcement of buildings against both bomb blast and mitigation of the damage caused by flying objects. Four alternatives will be considere ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 Department of Homeland Security
  10. High Temp Standoff Dielectric Antenna Windows Based on 3-D Woven Preforms

    Amount: $69,478.00

    The speed of supersonic cruise missiles generates surface temperatures that can exceed the limitations of even high temperature structural metals like titanium. Insulation to protect electronics equip ...

    SBIR Phase I 2008 NavyDepartment of Defense

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