NineSigma Requests


Analysis and Modeling of Rotating Components


NineSigma, representing a Global Manufacturing Company, invites proposals for the modeling and analysis of stress points in rotating components. The components are single-piece wheels made from fiberglass-reinforced resins utilizing application-specific laminate schedules.

This invitation is not a complete description of the project. More information is available in the Request for Proposal (RFP) document online at (or click here to go directly to the web page). The final submission date for Proposal Briefs is Friday, December 20, 2013.

If after reviewing the full RFP document you would like more information, you may post questions or comments online at NineSights using the RFP link above. In addition, you may contact me by email and reference RFP# 70017 in the subject line. When you submit a proposal, please use the response template downloaded from the link below:


Nicholas Kacsandi
OI Program Manager
NineSigma, Inc.
23611 Chagrin Blvd., Ste. 320
Cleveland, Ohio 44122-5540


Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. Needs

NineSigma, on behalf of Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., the leader in innovative tire technologies, invites you to submit technology proposals to address some of their perennial Needs. Goodyear has total of 10 needs currently available. One that might be of interest is:

"Oriented Films to Replace Fiber Reinforced Composites": (

To be considered for Goodyear's next review, please submit your response on or before Friday, December 20, 2013.

For a full description of these and other Needs, or to submit a short, non-confidential response, please click the links above or visit the Goodyear Gallery on NineSights:

Not interested in submitting a proposal? Looking for other opportunities?

Create a NineSights profile to showcase your organization or your own individual capabilities and expertise. You can also post technology offers and innovation needs of your own, start a discussion in our Experts forum, or even respond to an upcoming NineSigma Expert Request. The opportunities are endless!

Have questions? Please address all email messages to Kevin Andrews at and reference "Goodyear Needs" in the subject line.

I look forward to seeing you around the site!


Kevin P. Andrews, Ph.D.
Senior Program Manager
NineSigma, Inc.
23611 Chagrin Blvd., Ste. 320
Cleveland, Ohio 44122-5540