Award Record

Record Date: June 13, 2024

Revolutionary High-Speed Composites: Fiber Materials Nets $8.9M Air Force Deal

Fiber Materials Inc., Biddeford, Maine, was awarded an $8,863,615 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for composites for high-speeds by Integrated Computational Materials Engineering. This contract provides for development, demonstration, validation, and transition of a cohesive set of computational modeling tools to enable more rapid design, manufacturing, prototyping, and qualification of advanced high-temperature composite material systems for use in modernized thermal protection systems. Work will be performed at Biddeford, Maine, and is expected to be completed by June 11, 2027. This contract was a competitive acquisition, and one offer was received. Fiscal 2023 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $8,863,615 are being obligated at time of award. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA2394-24-C-B013).