Intellipigment(TM) Hydrogen Leak Detection
HySense Technology LLC, FL, United States
The 2014 R&D100 Award winner and patented go-to-market Intellipigment(TM) Hydrogen Leak Detection product is a tape that when exposed to hydrogen, undergoes a fast permanent color-change from beige to black which identifies the specific leak location. The tape is applied to pipes, flanges, and fittings where possible leaks may occur.
Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical
Technology Development Status: Ready to Market
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 9
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: In a power plant, it takes a complete day to locate hydrogen leaks costing them ~1 Million dollars per day. By utilizing Intellipigment(TM) Hydrogen Leak Detection Tape the cost of one day leak detection activity will be eliminated.
Organization Type: Early-stage Startup (Seed)
Showcase Booth #: 22T
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date:
Primary Sources of Funding: Personal Savings
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners