Omax Corporation

21409-72nd Ave S
Kent, WA 98032
260 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $170K
First Award Date 08/21/06
Most Recent Award Date 05/15/13

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Liu Dr. Peter H. Liu 2 Message
Cheung Dr. John B. Cheung 1 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A13-024
Budget: 05/15/13 - 11/15/13

OMAX proposes to develop an abrasive-waterjet (AWJ) system for drilling angled shaped holes in TBC-coated metals and engine components. Waterjet technology has technological and manufacturing merits that are unmatchable by many existing machine tools. In particular, OMAX will take advantage of patents pending advancements in micro abrasives-wate...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Carnegie Institution of Washington

Agency: Navy
Topic: N06-T012
Budget: 08/21/06 - 06/21/07

A next-generation wataerjet technology will be developed for low-cost, high-speed, and precision machining of silicon carbide ceramic matrix composites (SiC CMCs). The new process will have cutting power equivalent to that of a conventional abrasive-waterjet (AWJ) operating at 1500 MPa while possessing all the inherent advantages of AWJs over o...