15 Projects

National Missile Defense, Inflated Fabric Radome for Sea-Based X-Band Radar

United States
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The Sea-Based X-Band Radar (SBX) is a major component of the Ground-Based Mid-Course Missile Defense (GMD). The SBX is a mechanically steerable, phased-array radar antenna mounted on a self-...

FloDesign Wind Turbine

Winthrop
,
MA
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The FloDesign Mixer/Ejector Wind Turbine prototype is a wind turbine with a unique shroud structure consisting of a fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) skin supported on a steel skeleton.  The shroud...

75 State Street

Boston
,
MA
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The use of gold leaf in Boston dates back nearly 300 years.  This material, however, was untried and unproven on a large scale for modern buildings in Boston until the construction of 75 State...

Development of Locomotive Crashworthy Components

Development of Locomotive Crashworthy Components

MA
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Train collisions involving locomotives can result in serious damage and occupant injury due to the larger size and stiffness of the locomotive. In an effort to improve safety for rail passengers...

StormTech, Inc., Stormwater Chambers

StormTech, Inc., Stormwater Chambers

Wethersfield
,
CT
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StormTech manufactures underground molded polypropylene chambers for stormwater retention systems.  With no design standards available for these structures, StormTech asked SGH to assess the...

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