Press Release

NASA Selects Utah Firm for Technology Project

By SpaceRef Editor
April 7, 2006
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NASA Selects Utah Firm for Technology Project

NASA Selected a Utah Firm for Small Business Technology Transfer Phase 2 Contract Negotiations.

The goals of the program are to stimulate technological innovation, increase the use of small businesses in meeting federal research and development needs and increase private sector commercialization of innovations derived from federally funded research. The program requires a collaborative research effort between a small business concern and a research institution.

Phase 2 continues development of the most promising Phase 1 projects. Selection criteria include technical merit and innovation, Phase 1 results, value to NASA, commercial potential and company capabilities. Phase 2 contracts are funded up to $600,000 for a performance period up to 2 years.

The Utah firm selected was HyPerComp Engineering, Inc. Brigham City.

For a list of selected companies on the Web, visit:

SpaceRef staff editor.