NLA Diagnostics awarded an Army STTR Phase II grant

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (January 2, 2017) – NLA Diagnostics (NLAD) is pleased to announce the award of an Army STTR Subsequent Phase II contract to finalize the development of a concrete characterization tool for field use by the U.S. Army. This phase will complete the commercial rollout of technology developed in two prior contracts that demonstrated the ability to evaluate the material condition of a variety of concrete structures.

Over the last four years, the NLAD research and development team has worked with the Civil Engineering College at North Carolina State University to validate the technology in both the laboratory and field environments. Principal and CEO Rick Webster said, “We are very proud that our Veteran Owned Enterprise is able to support the United States military in the development of resources for their mission critical needs.”

NLA Diagnostics, LLC, a Veteran Owned Enterprise, designs and manufactures high-quality diagnostic testing equipment that identifies delaminations, disbonds, voids and thermal damage in composite and other advance materials through a field-portable device.  For more information, visit http://www.nladiagnostics.com.

This material is based upon work supported by the U.S Army Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Program Office and the U.S. Army Research Office under Contract No. W911NF-17-C-0025.

Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S Army Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Program Office and the U.S. Army Research Office.

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