Searobotics Corp.

7721 SW Ellipse Way
Stuart, FL 34997
10 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $726K
First Award Date 09/19/08
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/15

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Holappa Kenneth Holappa 1 Message
Darling Donald Darling 4 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: EW
Budget: 01/01/15 - 08/31/15

The broader impact/commercial potential of this project and the associated environmental benefits forthcoming from the successful research effort is immense. With 50,000 ships operating on the world?s ocean every day, and 1 Giga Tons of Green House Gases emitted every year by the global fleet, a 5-15% improvement in fuel economy through improved...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N111-056
Budget: 08/12/11 - 02/12/12

The ability to precisely navigate on or near the hull of a ship enables numerous inspection, security, and hull husbandry tasks to be implemented reliably by unmanned systems. The proposed system utilizes a variety of standard UUV sensors along with novel deployable LBL transponders which are located on the hull in close proximity to detectable ...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N08-182
Budget: 02/18/10 - 02/17/11

Searobotics has been active in ocean based autonomous systems for over 10 years. The development of the Hull Inspection System described by SBIR Topic N08-182 is accomplished through the continued research and development, and enhancement of the Hull Underwater Biomimetic Underwater Grooming (HullBUG) System under development by the Office of Na...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N08-182
Budget: 09/19/08 - 12/15/09

This proposal meets the goals of the solicitation topic N08-182 through the leveraging of technology already developed with funding from the ONR and direction of the NAVSEA Carderock Division Naval Surface Warfare Center. Through the use of the existing HullBUG platform combined with third party sensor systems, a comprehensive autonomous inspect...