Universal Fuel Development

223 Circle Hills Dr
Grand Forks, ND 58201

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $875K
First Award Date 01/01/88
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/95

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Olsen Dr. Edwin S Olsen 2
Olson Dr. Edwin S Olson 3

5 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Topic: 1995
Budget: 01/01/95 - 12/31/95

The treatment and disinfection of water for drinking continues to be a major public health issue. It is clear that disinfection methods involving chlorine compounds result in the formation of byproducts that constitute a health risk. The proposed work addresses the removal of the disinfection byproducts (DBPs), especially the haloacetic acids,...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Environmental Protection Agency
Topic: 1994
Budget: 01/01/94 - 12/31/94

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 1993
Budget: 01/01/93 - 12/31/93

ETHER OXYGENATES THAT WILL BE IN HIGH DEMAND FOR ADDITION TO REFORMULATED GASOLINE CAN BE PREPARED FROM AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS OR BYPRODUCTS. THE OBJECTIVE OF THE WORK PROPOSED HERE IS TO EVALUATE NEW CATALYSTS FOR THE CONVERSION OF BIOMASS PRECURSORS OF OLEFINS WITH A BRANCHED STRUCTURE THAT ARE REQUIRED FOR PREPARATION OF TERTIARY ETHERS, SUCH ...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1989
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89
PI: Unavailable

THIS PROJECT IS CONCERNED WITH CONVERSION OF COAL INTO A LIQUID FUEL BY UTILIZING ENZYMES TO ENHANCE THE PROCESS OF BREAKING DOWN THE LARGE MOLECULES IN COAL. THE ADVANTAGES IN THIS APPROACH TO COAL DEGRADATION ARE THAT HIGH TEMPERATURES AND PRESSURES ARE NOT REQUIRED FOR PRODUCING SOLUBLE FUEL PRODUCTS. THE REACTIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED IN ORGANI...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1988
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88
PI: Unavailable