Ithaca Mechanical Systems Corp.

6 Parkwood Circle
Cortland, NY 13045

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $70K
First Award Date 07/18/03
Most Recent Award Date 07/18/03

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Shydo Mr. Robert M Shydo Jr. 1 Message
Garcia Dr. Ephrahim Garcia 1 Message

1 Award Won

Phase 1 STTR

Institution: Cornell University

Agency: Navy
Topic: N03-T015
Budget: 07/18/03 - 05/02/04

Ithaca Mechanical Systems Corporation proposes to reduce LCAC cargo removal time by introducing Single Point of Release (SPR) tie down systems. New materials will be researched for both cargo restraint and release mechanisms with the intent to reduce manual operations by soldiers. Shape memory alloy and piezo-electric will be investigated for ...