VRC Metal Systems, LLC

525 University Loop Suite 211
Rapid City, SD 57701
http://www.vrcmetalsystems.com

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $520K
First Award Date 08/04/15
Most Recent Award Date 06/12/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dustin Blosmo and Kyle Johnson / co 1 Message
Blosmo Dustin Blosmo 1 Message
Hrabe Robert Hrabe 1 Message
Johnson Kyle Johnson 3 Message
Hrabe Rob Hrabe 1 Message

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 30b
Budget: 06/12/17 - 03/11/18

The U.S. depends on its fleet of nuclear facilities for the clean and reliable generation of electricity. With much uncertainty facing long term, permanent storage facilities such as Yucca Mountain, long duration on-site waste storage is becoming a reality. One major problem facing the existing fleet of nuclear waste storage canisters is stress ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 10c
Budget: 02/21/17 - 11/20/17

The U.S. depends on its fleet of light water nuclear facilities for the clean and reliable generation of electricity. With much of the facilities reaching the end of their initial 40-year license, and with electricity demand expected to grow, the U.S. needs methods to extend the lifetime of these facilities for up to 60 years. Stress corrosion c...

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

Agency: Army
Topic: A16A-T002
Budget: 08/29/16 - 02/27/17

VRC Metal Systems, LLC, together with our research partner, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology (SDSMT), propose the development of a high deposition rate cold spray additive manufacturing and repair capability for depositing titanium and its alloys. Phase I will baseline current deposition rates, develop expected properties, and produce...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N151-052
Budget: 08/04/15 - 01/30/16

This proposal is for the development of a unique, ultra-portable, low-cost, hand-held high-pressure cold spray system for repairing cracks on aluminum structures on surface ships that were damaged by corrosion, based on a patent-pending cold spray device which has already be developed for shop or laboratory based applications. In the cold spray ...