Hansen Engine Corp.

12920 Highway 55
Plymouth, MN 55441
4 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $846K
First Award Date 12/18/03
Most Recent Award Date 03/18/05

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hansen Mr. Craig Hansen 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A03-233
Budget: 03/18/05 - 03/18/07

Diesel engines are attractive for military use because of good fuel economy and ability to use JP8-type fuels. However naturally-aspirated (n.a.) diesel engines have low power density, and small diesel engines are not amenable to turbo-charging. To overcome this disadvantage for weight-sensitive applications such as portable generators (genset...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A03-233
Budget: 12/18/03 - 06/18/04

The objective of this proposal is to improve Army logistics by permitting the use of diesel engines capable of operation on heavy-hydrocarbon fuels including DF-2 and JP-8, instead of gasoline engines, for small mobile generators and other small motor applications (e.g. utility pumps), thus reducing Army fuel/ fuel distribution costs. Normally,...