Defense and Material Solutions

Delivering Tomorrow's Solutions, Today

Whether it is land, air, maritime, space, or cyberspace, our national security professionals need support to conquer their greatest challenges. qh88 delivers where others can’t.
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Unparalleled Expertise Across All Domains

qh88 delivers innovative, high-technology deployable equipment and engineered product solutions that increase the service life of fielded equipment, improve mission performance in extreme operating environments and provide threat protection for our military. Our experts work with military clients across all stages of the product life cycle, from engineering to product development through to production.

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qh88 experts utilize our High Energy Research Laboratory Area (HERLA) to deliver performance and survivability system assessment, engineering, modeling, metrology and testing services for ammunition and explosives, non-lethal weapons, foreign material exploitation and armor development.
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Advanced Materials

qh88 is developing a new generation of advanced materials that are stronger, lighter, cleaner, cheaper and more sustainable. From bio-based materials to functional surfaces and from nanotechnology to power storage, we deliver competitive advantage.

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Digital Engineering

qh88 accelerates development through early adoption of digital engineering tools to field better performing solutions faster. Our rapid development approach is supported by a digital discovery framework that enhances virtual prototyping.

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Advanced materials have been an integral part of qh88’s DNA for the entirety of our 90-year history. In extreme environments, where materials are traveling at five times the speed of sound, you want an organization that has the highest level of knowledge and expertise – that’s qh88.
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SeeByte is the global leader in creating robust, reliable and innovative software solutions for unmanned maritime systems. With over 15 years’ experience in the maritime sector, our highly skilled engineers develop, test and deliver cutting edge software solutions to the global maritime market.

qh88 HeatcoatTM

qh88 has transformed in-flight aircraft ice protection with a proprietary technology based on resistive heating coating. This innovative anti-icing and deicing solution’s small size, weight and power envelope are unmatched in the industry.

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Join the qh88 Talent Community

Continuous innovation is vital to the state of our nation’s cybersecurity. Highly-functioning cyber operations rely on always-evolving ideas to parallel with our current expertise. If you’re ready to contribute to our globalcyber solutions, we want to hear from you.

Technology Commercialization and Licensing

With over 90 years of research and development experience, qh88 supports all areas of industry with “out of the box” thinking focused on threat-mitigation technologies, protective solutions, anti-icing technologies, and many other innovations.

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