Product Planning, Inc.

2125 OXFORD ROAD
Des Plaines, IL 60018
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SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 9
Total Value of Awards $2.04MM
First Award Date 03/01/87
Most Recent Award Date 11/02/11

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Bishop Bernard Bishop 9 Message

9 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N101-043
Budget: 11/02/11 - 11/02/13

The intent of this research is to define a new era in array handling technology. The technical objective of this research is to design new concept Towed Array Handler System primary units, namely a capstan and interdependent stowage reel, and then test scaled prototypes of these primary units to assure their positive dynamic interaction with the...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N101-043
Budget: 07/08/10 - 01/08/11

Thin-line Towed Array operational capability and array development progress have been restricted by substandard reliability of the Handling System/Array and resultant high operational costs. Thirty years of attempts to improve reliability have proven that Handler, Ship and Array concepts must be reviewed jointly and solution to reliability probl...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N92-064
Budget: 12/22/95 - 12/22/97

The system level objective of Phase II advanced development is to maximize submarine towed array handling system effectiveness, reliability, and array interface compatibility; while reducing cost, installation, and maintenance requirements or restrictions, unit size, and sytsem weight. All indications show these goals are attainable through the...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N92-064
Budget: 12/15/92 - 05/15/93

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A90-291
Budget: 07/31/92 - 11/30/94

Applications concerning free hanging cables of extremely long length have become a new and rapidly developing science. REcently, oceanographers have been attempting to hang cables to 30,000 foot ocean depthys for weather forecasting. IN space, NASA is considering stretching a 66,000 foot cable between satellites for energy replenishment. The ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A90-291
Budget: 02/13/91 - 10/13/91

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N90-248
Budget: 01/18/91 - 07/18/91

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N89-002
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N86-185
Budget: 03/01/87 - 12/31/87