Magnatech Limited Partnership

6 Kripes RD P O Box 260
East Granby, CT 06026
http://www.magnatech-lp.com
38 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $526K
First Award Date 05/07/04
Most Recent Award Date 08/30/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Emmerson Mr. John G. Emmerson 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N04-142
Budget: 08/30/05 - 08/29/07

The current procedure for ship hull joining requires joint preparation and multiple weld passes on both sides of the hull joint. Associated with this welding is significant distortion resulting from non-uniform weld shrinkage.Weld distortion becomes increasingly significant with thinner hull dimensions and becomes a major cost driver.Double-side...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N04-142
Budget: 05/07/04 - 11/07/04

Double-sided arc welding is a novel process recently developed at the University of Kentucky. The current procedure for ship hull joining involves bevel preparation, root pass welding, second side joint preparation, multiple fill passes, associated equipment set-up for each pass, cleaning following each pass,and costly/time-consuming correction ...