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Company Information:

Company Name:
NALAS Engineering Services Inc.
Address:
85 Westbrook Road
Centerbrook, CT 06409-
EIN:
262789743
DUNS:
805389413
Number of Employees:
19
Woman-Owned?:
Yes
Minority-Owned?:
No
HUBZone-Owned?:
No

Commercialization:

Has been acquired/merged with?:
N/A
Has had Spin-off?:
N/A
Has Had IPO?:
N/A
Year of IPO:
N/A
Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
N/A
POC Name:
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POC Phone:
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POC Email:
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Narrative:
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Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $579,260.00 7
SBIR Phase II $2,576,032.00 3
STTR Phase I $99,127.00 1

Award List:

Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,463.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II: The proposed methods for developing predictive tools for processing propylene glycol dinitrate (PGDN)are based on sound chemical engineering principles related to mixing, separations,… More

Selective Oxidation of Heterocyclic Amines

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / STTR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,127.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / USAF
Principal Investigator:
Jerry Salan, Scientist – (860) 861-3691
Research Institution:
University of Rhode Island
RI Contact:
Brenton DeBoef
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The United States Air Force and the Department of Defense are investigating synthesis, scale-up and production of novel energetic materials including high energy density compounds and fuels. Five-membered heterocyclic rings containing nitro groups have demonstrated great potential as… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,874.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jerry Salan, Chemical Engineer/CEO – (860) 861-3691
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: In an attempt to develop novel oxidizer materials that the DoD requires for use in missile systems to meet performance and sensitivity requirements, NALAS proposes to screen potential candidates for suitability using first known and predicted information. Specific types of materials… More

Crystallization of Energetic Materials with Limited Solubility

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,999.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Jerry Salan, President – (860) 861-3691
Abstract:
The energetic material community has a need to produce energetic materials in varying particle sizes and morphologies. Control of particle and morphology allows the formulator to investigate various aspects of processing and performance associated with the energetic material. Unfortunately,… More

Novel Fluorine-Containing Solid Rocket Motor (SRM) Propellant Component

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,969.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Pascal Dube, Chemist – (860) 861-3691
Abstract:
NALAS proposes to address the challenge for novel fluorine-containing propellant components with a 3-fold approach: 1. Synthesize a fluorinated analog of BTTN as novel fluorinated plasticizer. 2. Prepare fluorinated analogs of hydroxyl-terminated polybutadiene (HTPB). 3. Prepare a novel fluorinated… More

Innovative Predictive Tools for Successful Processing of Propylene Glycol Dinitrate for Production of Otto Fuel II

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$948,023.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Jerry Salan, President – (860) 861-3691
Abstract:
During Phase I of this project, NALAS endeavored to conceive a remotely operated trial nitration system that would remove the operator from harm"s way and facilitate the trial nitration process by enhancing data acquisition and enabling the creation of a data library providing guidance on… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$898,170.00
Agency:
DOD
Principal Investigator:
Pascal Dube, Senior Chemist – (860) 861-3691
Abstract:
ABSTRACT: The DoD requires increased performance and increased density solid propellants for use on boost, strategic and tactical missile systems, however, simultaneously attaining higher energy and density while maintaining satisfactory physical properties is an extremely challenging goal. Current… More

Novel Oxidizer for Ammonium Perchlorate Replacement

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$729,839.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / ARMY
Principal Investigator:
David Ende, Senior Technologist – (860) 581-8477
Abstract:
The DoD requires an increase in performance and density of solid propellants for use on boost, strategic and tactical missile systems. Attaining ingredients with higher energy and density while simultaneously maintaining satisfactory physical properties is extremely challenging. Current low-cost… More

Environmentally Friendly Alternative Synthesis and Process to Manufacture Cost-Effective Hexanitrohexaazaisowurtzitane (CL-20)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,980.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
David Ford, Chemist – (860) 581-8477
Abstract:
The treatment of glyoxal with benzyl amine or allyl amine towards the formation of the corresponding tetraazaisowurtzitane cage structure has established a cornerstone in the preparation of caged nitramines and has led to significant research aimed at converting these precursors into compounds of… More

Environmentally Friendly Alternative Synthesis and Process to Manufacture Cost-Effective Hexanitrohexaazaisowurtzitane (CL-20)

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$79,975.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Pascal Dube, Senior Chemist – (860) 581-8477
Abstract:
Preparation of caged nitramines has led to significant research aimed at converting these precursors into compounds of interests such as CL-20. This unique ability highlights the fine balance required from electronic and steric contributions in the formation of the cage structure. We propose to… More

Electronic Thermally Initiated Venting System (ETIVS) Trigger and Thermal Sensor

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2014 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$80,000.00
Agency / Branch:
DOD / NAVY
Principal Investigator:
Brian Amato, Chemical Engineer V – (860) 581-8477
Abstract:
Current Thermally Initiated Venting Systems (TIVS) consist of a thermal sensor, trigger, out-of-line blocking device, initiator, transfer energetic, and linear-shaped charge. TIVS reduce the reaction violence of munitions exposed to cook-off events by scoring the case of the rocket motor, not… More