Lunar Concrete

Lunar Concrete

LUNAR CONCRETE SIDEWALK A DURABLE ALTERNATIVE TO IMPORTED CEMENT In March 2015, PISCES in collaboration with the Hawaiʻi County Dept. of Research and Development, the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, NASA and Kodiak FRP Rebar installed a ‘lunar sidewalk’ in...
ISRU Launch & Landing Pad

ISRU Launch & Landing Pad

ISRU LAUNCH & LANDING PAD At the end of 2015, PISCES completed construction of the first robotically-built lunar landing pad in Hawai’i. Partnering with NASA SwampWorks, Honeybee Robotics, ARGO, and the Hawaii County Dept. of Research and Development, this...
UAV Pest Control System

UAV Pest Control System

UAV PEST CONTROL SYSTEM  Through a grant from the County of Hawaii Department of Research and Development and in partnership with the Hawaii Ant Lab, PISCES developed an integrated unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) outfitted with a Little Fire Ant (LFA) bait dispersion...
Planetary LEGOs

Planetary LEGOs

PLANETARY ‘LEGOS’ BASALT CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS FOR ISRU In 2017, PISCES received a NASA Small Technology Transfer Research (STTR) Phase 1 grant in partnership with Honeybee Robotics to develop Planetary LEGO Blocks, an in-situ resource utilization (ISRU)...