The Shepherd Color Company

4539 Dues Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45246

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $600K
First Award Date 01/01/06
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/08

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Brannon Kathryn L. Brannon 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 STTR

Institution: University of Alabama Birmingham

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2008
Budget: 01/01/08 - 12/31/08

The Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Phase II project will demonstrate the ability to color structural composite parts made of thermoplastic polymers reinforced with long (3 mm to 25 mm in length) glass fibers. Today the options are black or natural resin color which limits their design appeal. Colorants are not used in thermo...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: University of Alabama Birmingham

Agency: National Science Foundation
Topic: 2006
Budget: 01/01/06 - 12/31/06

This Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I project will enable development and understanding of the flow and interaction of inorganic pigments with glass fibers in a polymer melt flow molding process in order to produce colored structural composite materials. The proposed effort will lead to the development of thermoplastic composit...