Draper (company)

Draper (company)

Draper develops instrumentation systems that are designed to operate in high shock, high temperature, radiation environments.

Draper develops precision instrumentation solutions for missiles, people, micro-Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), etc. The company was founded in 1938 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

The company is a non-profit laboratory focused on providing applied research, engineering development, education, and technology transfers. It provides its engineering services to institutions with academic purposes, specific industries, and governmental institutions. Precision instrumentation, fault tolerance testing, security, autonomous systems, data analytics, materials engineering, micro-fabrication, and biomedical solutions are all focuses of Draper.

Draper offers builds and tests working prototypes to work with design iterations. The company operates in industries and markets such as strategic systems, national security, space, and commercial markets. The company develops, tests, and delivers guidance, navigation, control, radiation-hardened electronics, precision sensors, cyber resilience, and drive mission strategic systems.

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CJ Heres

Elizabeth Mora

Forrest Meyen

James Shields

Joe Register

Kaigham Gabriel

Spencer Irvine

Ted Steiner

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Draper - Crunchbase Company Profile & Funding

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Srividya Kalyanaraman
July 9, 2020
AmericanInno
Takeaways from our first "Bytes with the Beat" event
Associated Press in Boston
January 5, 2020
the Guardian
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Darrell Etherington
November 17, 2019
TechCrunch
There's literally a lot more stuff in space than there was last week -- or at least, the number of active human-made satellites in Earth's orbit has gone up quite a bit, thanks to the launch of SpaceX's first 60 production Starlink satellites. This week also saw movement in other key areas of commercial space, [...]
Mike Butcher
November 17, 2019
TechCrunch
Draper, the MIT spin-off engineering lab, is famed for developing the Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (not Draper Esprit, I hasten to add). Ken Gabriel, President and CEO, also recently made a major announcement. Blue Origin has now partnered with Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman to build elements of the company's human-rated lunar lander, and Draper [...]
Genevieve Scarano
October 22, 2019
Geek.com
Blue Origin is partnering with industry giants Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and Draper to build a human-capable lunar landing system for moon trips. Jeff Bezos, founder of Blue Origin, unveiled the lunar lander ...

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