HARDENED, RELIABLE, QUICK OPENING/CLOSING CLOSURES FOR THE TUNNELS IN A DEEP BASE ARE ESSENTIAL TO THE SURVIVAL AND OPERATION OF THE DEEP BASE.

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Air Force
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 2306
Amount: $45,060.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1985
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
250 N Nash St, El Segundo, CA, 90245
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 HAROLD A FUTTRUP
 (213) 772-0618
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Research Institution
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Abstract
HARDENED, RELIABLE, QUICK OPENING/CLOSING CLOSURES FOR THE TUNNELS IN A DEEP BASE ARE ESSENTIAL TO THE SURVIVAL AND OPERATION OF THE DEEP BASE. IT IS PROPOSED TO (1) GENERATE A NUMBER OF CONCEPTS FOR SUCH CLOSURES, (2) SCREEN THOSE CONCEPTS ON THE BASIS OF THEIR OPERABILITY, SIMPLICITY, CONSTRUCTIBILITY, OBVIOUS COST IMPACTS, AND THEIR ADAPTABILITY TO BEING HARDENED, (3) TO REFINE SELECTED CONCEPT(S) TO ESTABLISH THEIR HARDNESS AND FUNCTIONAL ADEQUACY, (4) TO PREPARE A PRELIMINARY DESIGN OF A MECHANICAL OPERATING SYSTEM AND ESTABLISH ITS ADEQUACY, HARDENABILITY, COST, AND SPEED OF OPERATION, AND (5) TO ESTABLISH THE FEASIBILITY OF THE ENTIRE DESIGN.

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