Gatekey Engineering, Inc.

PO Box 456
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
http://www.gatekeyengineering.com
4 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $80K
First Award Date 03/10/11
Most Recent Award Date 03/10/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dydo James Dydo 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N111-012
Budget: 03/10/11 - 09/10/11

Aircraft wing skins contain thousands of fastener holes, which can act as crack initiation sites for structures under severe fatigue conditions. Major cracks have developed around aircraft fastener holes, which can propagate into larger cracks and possible result in catastrophic failure. Compressive residual stresses have been shown to improve f...