Solar Ship Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 17

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $759K

Solar Ship General Information

Description

Manufacturer of a hybrid cargo aircraft intended to service remote areas without relying on roads or runways. The company's aircraft gets enormous carrying capacity from its design, which also provides a large surface area for solar photovoltaics, enabling owners to get cost-efficient, long-range, and energy-efficient air transport for areas with minimal or unreliable infrastructure.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 366 Adelaide Street East
  • Suite 500
  • Toronto, Ontario M5A 3X9
  • Canada

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Solar Ship Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 10-Nov-2020 $759K 00.000 Completed
4. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Jan-2019 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Merger/Acquisition 29-May-2015 0000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 13-Jun-2012 $5.89M $5.89M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Corporate Completed Startup
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Solar Ship Patents

Solar Ship Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-2946174-A1 Four-quadrant partial power processing switched-mode converter for photovoltaic applications Inactive 16-May-2014 00000000
US-20170085090-A1 Four-quadrant partial power processing switched-mode converter for photovoltaic applications Inactive 16-May-2014 000000000 0
CA-2884385-A1 Autonomous self-powered airborne communication and media station, and method of using it for displaying, broadcasting and relaying data Inactive 27-Sep-2012 00000000000
US-20150248711-A1 Autonomous self-powered airborne communication and media station, and method of using it for displaying, broadcasting and relaying data Inactive 27-Sep-2012 00000000000 0
AU-2013317631-B2 Hydrogen-regenerating solar-powered aircraft Inactive 19-Sep-2012 B60L50/75 0
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Solar Ship Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jay Godsall Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Michel Rugema Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
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Solar Ship Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Solar Ship Former Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
KuangChi Science Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
Sustainable Development Technology Canada Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Solar Ship FAQs

  • When was Solar Ship founded?

    Solar Ship was founded in 2006.

  • Who is the founder of Solar Ship?

    Jay Godsall, Michel Rugema, and James DeLaurier Ph.D are the founders of Solar Ship.

  • Who is the CEO of Solar Ship?

    Jay Godsall is the CEO of Solar Ship.

  • Where is Solar Ship headquartered?

    Solar Ship is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

  • What is the size of Solar Ship?

    Solar Ship has 17 total employees.

  • What industry is Solar Ship in?

    Solar Ship’s primary industry is Aerospace and Defense.

  • Is Solar Ship a private or public company?

    Solar Ship is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Solar Ship?

    The current valuation of Solar Ship is 00.000.

  • What is Solar Ship’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Solar Ship is 000000.

  • How much funding has Solar Ship raised over time?

    Solar Ship has raised $5.89M.

  • Who are Solar Ship’s investors?

    KuangChi Science and Sustainable Development Technology Canada have invested in Solar Ship.

  • When was Solar Ship acquired?

    Solar Ship was acquired on 10-Nov-2020.

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