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Company Information:

Company Name:
Sharma & Associates Inc.
Address:
5810 South Grant Street
Hinsdale, IL 60521
Phone:
(630) 655-4630
URL:
N/A
EIN:
333333333
DUNS:
111111111
Number of Employees:
N/A
Woman-Owned?:
No
Minority-Owned?:
Yes
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:
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Has Patents?:
N/A
Number of Patents:
N/A
Total Sales to Date $:
$ 0.00
Total Investment to Date $
$ 0.00
POC Title:
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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 $542,351.53 6
SBIR Phase II $1,297,160.00 4

Award List:

Innovative Solutions to Improve Performance of Railroad Switch Frogs & Turnouts

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$97,600.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Conceptual Design of a 'Tri-Coupler' System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1997 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,800.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Conceptual Design of a 'Tri-Coupler' System

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1998 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$249,577.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
N/a

Advanced EOC Cushioning Units with Electrically Activated Lockout

Award Year / Program / Phase:
1999 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$95,872.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
Not Available Austral Engineering and Software, Inc. proposes to develop a methodology and computer tool that uses experimental data to create high-fidelity models for unsteady aerodynamic loading. This approach addresses the need for advanced models that accurately represent loading responses of… More

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$0.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Vinaya Sharma, President
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2000 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$244,794.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Vinaya Sharma, President
Abstract:
N/a

N/A

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$99,635.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Abstract:
There is a growing trend towards the use of ¿Car-Less¿ technology, where a rail-car is not needed to transport road-haul trailers over rail: Trailers operate in the usual manner over highways, drive up to a rail yard and transform to ¿rail-mode¿ with relative ease. In rail mode, many… More

Advanced Truck for High Speed Freight Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2004 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$605,175.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Vinaya Sharma
Abstract:
During Phase I of the project, Sharma & Associates, Inc. developed a concept for a high speed freight truck intended for 70-ton, regular freight and bi-modal operation at speeds up to 150 mph. The truck uses a rigid frame and an independent, compliant, primary suspension for its basic architecture.… More

Advanced Truck for High Speed Freight Operations

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2008 / SBIR / Phase II
Award Amount:
$197,614.00
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Vinaya Sharma, President – (630) 655-4630
Abstract:
During Phase 1 of the project, Sharma & Associates, Inc. developed a concept for high speed freight truck intended for 70-ton, regular freight and bi-modal operation, at speeds up to 150 mph. The truck uses a rigid frame and an indpendent, compliant, primary suspension for its basic architecture. … More

Electronically Controlled Pneumatic Brake System Emulator Development

Award Year / Program / Phase:
2012 / SBIR / Phase I
Award Amount:
$149,444.53
Agency:
DOT
Principal Investigator:
Graydon Booth, Project Engineer – (708) 588-9871
Abstract:
Migration of the vehicle fleet from the current, pneumatic-only, automatic air brake (AAB) system to ECP presents a significant challenge due to the systems’ inherent operational incompatibility. This project will investigate the feasibility of devices that can help to ease this transition by… More