Forest Robots, LLC

121 Sweet Ave.;P.O. Box 440902
Moscow, ID 83844

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $371K
First Award Date 01/01/03
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Canning John R. Canning 2 Message
Edwards Dean B. Edwards 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2004
Budget: 01/01/04 - 12/31/04

Human activities have allowed uncharacteristically dense forests of small diameter trees to develop. Fires, which are now suppressed, historically thinned these forests, reducing stand densities by removing weak and suppressed trees. Also, because the species harvested (ponderosa pine western larch, and western white pine) were more resistant to...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Agriculture
Topic: 2003
Budget: 01/01/03 - 12/31/03

NON-TECHNICAL SUMMARY: The fire hazard in many forests is increased by small diameter trees which are costly to remove. The technology described in this proposal will allow an operator to monitor and control a number of small, unmanned vehicles. These vehicles will reduce the cost of removing small diameter trees and provide an effective tool fo...