General Digital Industries, Inc.

6705 Odyssey Dr
Huntsville, AL 35806
40 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $857K
First Award Date 01/01/85
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/90

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Reeves Richard E Reeves 1
Vora Dr. Dipak V Vora 2
Manley Troy D Manley 2

5 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 90-2
Budget: 01/01/90 - 12/31/90

WITH INCREASING FREQUENCY, ROBOTS ARE BEING USED TO REPLACE HUMAN OPEAATORS IN THE WELDING OF SPACE STRUCTURES. MUCH EFFORT HAS BEEN EXPENDED RECENTLY IN AUTOMATING WELDINGPROCESS CONTROL FOR THESE APPLICATIONS. POSITIONING OF THE WELD WIRE IS ONE AREA, HOWEVER, THAT REMAINS DEPENDENT ON THE HUMAN OPERATOR'S VISION AND GUIDANCE. MISALIGNMENT OF ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 89-1
Budget: 01/01/89 - 12/31/89

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 87-2
Budget: 01/01/87 - 12/31/87

NEW APPROACHES TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL ARE NEEDED IF VARIABLE POLARITY PLASMA ARC (VPPA) WELDING IS TO REALIZE ITS FULL POTENTIAL AS A RELIABLE, REPEATABLE, COST EFFECTIVE PROCESS.PRESENT VPPA CONTROL SYSTEMS ARE FIRST GENERATION, ELEMENTARY COMPUTER-BASED SYSTEMS THAT DEPEND ON PROGRAMS WHICH ARE EXPERIMENTALLY DERIVED, AND DO NOT COMPENSATE FOR A...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N86-066
Budget: 01/01/86 - 12/31/86

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Topic: 85-1
Budget: 01/01/85 - 12/31/85