2016 Archive

  • The Department of the Navy (DON) received one of the top Department of Defense (DoD) awards for exceptional commitment to small business programs across a variety of activities, such as; exceeding assigned goals, outreach, and senior leader commitment April 6. Director of the DON Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) Ms. Emily Harman accepted the 2016 Vanguard Award on behalf of the DON at a ceremony held during the DoD OSBP Training Week in Atlanta, GA. “At DoD, we recognize that small businesses contribute to national security by providing combat power to our troops and economic power to our nation,” […]

    Department of the Navy Earns 2016 DoD Vanguard Award

    The Department of the Navy (DON) received one of the top Department of Defense (DoD) awards for exceptional commitment to small business programs across a variety of activities, such as; exceeding assigned goals, outreach, and senior leader commitment April 6. Director of the DON Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP) Ms. Emily Harman accepted the 2016 Vanguard Award on behalf of the DON at a ceremony held during the DoD OSBP Training Week in Atlanta, GA. “At DoD, we recognize that small businesses contribute to national security by providing combat power to our troops and economic power to our nation,” […]

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  • The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs. Sarkis Tatigian Small Business Award: (L to R): Hon Sean Stackley (ASN RD&A), Leah […]

    DON FY15 Acquisition Excellence Awards

    The annual Department of the Navy (DON) Acquisition Excellence Awards Program recognizes individuals and teams who have made outstanding contributions in promoting competition and innovation in the Navy and Marines Corps acquisition process throughout the fiscal year. Established to acknowledge the importance of these characteristics, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) annually recognizes those military and Government civilian individuals and teams who have made the most outstanding contributions in enhancing competition and innovation throughout the acquisition lifecycle and in support of Navy and Marine Corps acquisition programs. Sarkis Tatigian Small Business Award: (L to R): Hon Sean Stackley (ASN RD&A), Leah […]

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  • Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The Total Logistics Small Business joint venture has secured a five-year, $55.6 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for logistics and technical support to the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. Work will occur in Patuxent River, Maryland through December 2021 and covers analysis, development, execution, facilities, planning, support equipment management and training services, the Defense Department said Monday. DoD noted the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division received one offer for the contract through an electronic request for proposals. The Navy obligated $420,581 in fiscal 2017 aircraft procurement funds at the time of award.

    Small Business Joint Venture Secures $56M Navy, Marine Corps Support Services IDIQ

    Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The Total Logistics Small Business joint venture has secured a five-year, $55.6 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for logistics and technical support to the U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps. Work will occur in Patuxent River, Maryland through December 2021 and covers analysis, development, execution, facilities, planning, support equipment management and training services, the Defense Department said Monday. DoD noted the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division received one offer for the contract through an electronic request for proposals. The Navy obligated $420,581 in fiscal 2017 aircraft procurement funds at the time of award.

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  • Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The Department of the Navy has awarded Hydronalix a Small Business Innovation Research contract to update a micro unmanned surface vehicle designed to perform situational awareness, communications and mine hunting functions. A notice posted Wednesday on FedBizOpps says the SBIR program’s phase III contract calls for Hydronalix to integrate an acoustic communications platform with the micro-USV, perform technical research to facilitate integration of optical sensing tools as well as develop functional and baseline performance requirements. The contract has a base term of 14 months and an option period of eight months. The Naval Air Systems Command expects […]

    Small Business Lands Navy SBIR Phase III Contract for Micro Underwater Drone

    Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The Department of the Navy has awarded Hydronalix a Small Business Innovation Research contract to update a micro unmanned surface vehicle designed to perform situational awareness, communications and mine hunting functions. A notice posted Wednesday on FedBizOpps says the SBIR program’s phase III contract calls for Hydronalix to integrate an acoustic communications platform with the micro-USV, perform technical research to facilitate integration of optical sensing tools as well as develop functional and baseline performance requirements. The contract has a base term of 14 months and an option period of eight months. The Naval Air Systems Command expects […]

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  • Original Article: NewsCenter The New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, housed at New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Center, will host a Small Business Innovation Research Department of Defense Navy topics event next month in Albuquerque. The event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 6 at STC.UNM, 801 University Blvd. SE in Albuquerque. This event is free, and tickets are available at https://navysbirtopics_abq.eventbrite.com. Refreshments will be provided. The event will be divided into two segments. The first will be a live webinar streaming which will feature the Navy SBIR Program Offices discussing their recently released SBIR/STTR […]

    NMSU Arrowhead Center to host Small Business Innovation Research Department of Defense Navy topics event on Dec. 6

    Original Article: NewsCenter The New Mexico Federal and State Technology Partnership Program, housed at New Mexico State University’s Arrowhead Center, will host a Small Business Innovation Research Department of Defense Navy topics event next month in Albuquerque. The event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to noon Dec. 6 at STC.UNM, 801 University Blvd. SE in Albuquerque. This event is free, and tickets are available at https://navysbirtopics_abq.eventbrite.com. Refreshments will be provided. The event will be divided into two segments. The first will be a live webinar streaming which will feature the Navy SBIR Program Offices discussing their recently released SBIR/STTR […]

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  • Original Article: GoLocalProv MIKEL, Inc, a woman-owned, small business in Middletown has been awarded a new 5-year, $26 million government contract to support the Code 15 Sensors and SONAR Systems department at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport. Code 15 is responsible for research and development of sensors and SONAR systems used on the Navy’s submarine and surface combatant fleet. “This new contract is a natural extension of the work MIKEL is doing in the areas of SONAR Systems which has helped position us to win this award and perform the high level of work.  MIKEL will bring an […]

    WOSB Awarded New 5 Year $26 Million Navy Contract

    Original Article: GoLocalProv MIKEL, Inc, a woman-owned, small business in Middletown has been awarded a new 5-year, $26 million government contract to support the Code 15 Sensors and SONAR Systems department at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport. Code 15 is responsible for research and development of sensors and SONAR systems used on the Navy’s submarine and surface combatant fleet. “This new contract is a natural extension of the work MIKEL is doing in the areas of SONAR Systems which has helped position us to win this award and perform the high level of work.  MIKEL will bring an […]

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  • Original Article: PostGuam The Department of Defense announced Friday that Wolf Creek Federal Services Inc., of Anchorage, Alaska, has been awarded a $28.59 million modification under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to exercise option three for base operations support services at installations in the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NavFac) Marianas area of responsibility. Sixty percent of the work is to be performed at Navy housing at Naval Base Guam, and 40 percent at housing a Andersen Air Force Base. It is expected to be completed by October 2017, according to the announcement. The work to be performed includes management and […]

    Small Business Awarded $28M Wolf Creek Navy Contract Option

    Original Article: PostGuam The Department of Defense announced Friday that Wolf Creek Federal Services Inc., of Anchorage, Alaska, has been awarded a $28.59 million modification under a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to exercise option three for base operations support services at installations in the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NavFac) Marianas area of responsibility. Sixty percent of the work is to be performed at Navy housing at Naval Base Guam, and 40 percent at housing a Andersen Air Force Base. It is expected to be completed by October 2017, according to the announcement. The work to be performed includes management and […]

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  • Original Article: PRNewswire Polu Kai Services LLC, (www.polukaiservices.com), was named an awardee of an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity construction contract (IDIQ). Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast awarded N69450-16-D-1121 Design Bid-Build Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Firm Fixed Price Multiple Award Construction Contract for Naval Air Station Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida Area to Polu Kai Services and six other contractors.  The value of the IDIQ is NTE $75 million with one base year plus four option years. The IDIQ is intended to be used to provide new, design-build construction and/or renovation of various naval support facilities located at the Jacksonville Naval […]

    SDVOSB Awarded Department Of The Navy Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Multiple Award Task Order Contract

    Original Article: PRNewswire Polu Kai Services LLC, (www.polukaiservices.com), was named an awardee of an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity construction contract (IDIQ). Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast awarded N69450-16-D-1121 Design Bid-Build Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Firm Fixed Price Multiple Award Construction Contract for Naval Air Station Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida Area to Polu Kai Services and six other contractors.  The value of the IDIQ is NTE $75 million with one base year plus four option years. The IDIQ is intended to be used to provide new, design-build construction and/or renovation of various naval support facilities located at the Jacksonville Naval […]

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  • Original Article: AZBigMedia Qwaltec, Inc. was awarded a five-year $19 million contract with the United States Navy. The contract is for Satellite Operations and Maintenance Services (SOMS) located at the Navy Satellite Operations Center (NAVSOC) in Point Mugu, Calif. The Qwaltec team consists of Qwaltec, Inc., a Tempe, Ariz.-based Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) and LJT & Associates, Inc., based in Columbia, Md. The $19 million contract covers a five-year period of performance and is set to begin in October of this year. The team will provide support services for NAVSOC to operate, manage, and maintain ground systems, providing continuous, reliable and endurable […]

    WOSB Awarded 5 year $19M Contract with the United States Navy

    Original Article: AZBigMedia Qwaltec, Inc. was awarded a five-year $19 million contract with the United States Navy. The contract is for Satellite Operations and Maintenance Services (SOMS) located at the Navy Satellite Operations Center (NAVSOC) in Point Mugu, Calif. The Qwaltec team consists of Qwaltec, Inc., a Tempe, Ariz.-based Women Owned Small Business (WOSB) and LJT & Associates, Inc., based in Columbia, Md. The $19 million contract covers a five-year period of performance and is set to begin in October of this year. The team will provide support services for NAVSOC to operate, manage, and maintain ground systems, providing continuous, reliable and endurable […]

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  • Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The U.S. Navy has awarded Prism Maritime, Stimulus Engineering Services and Superior Marine Solutions spots on a potential four-year, $50 million contract to install or de-install surface electronic warfare systems for various ship hulls. The Defense Department said Tuesday contractors will compete for task orders to perform ship changes and ordnance alterations outside Chief of Naval Operations availability for the military branch as well as the governments of Saudi Arabia, Taiwan and the Philippines under the foreign military sales program. Work also covers platform prefabrication and fabrication, system and equipment, shipboard installation, quality assurance inspection, documentation and material support services. The Naval Surface Warfare Center received three […]

    Navy Picks 3 Small Businesses to Install, Uninstall Surface EW Systems

    Original Article: ExecutiveBiz The U.S. Navy has awarded Prism Maritime, Stimulus Engineering Services and Superior Marine Solutions spots on a potential four-year, $50 million contract to install or de-install surface electronic warfare systems for various ship hulls. The Defense Department said Tuesday contractors will compete for task orders to perform ship changes and ordnance alterations outside Chief of Naval Operations availability for the military branch as well as the governments of Saudi Arabia, Taiwan and the Philippines under the foreign military sales program. Work also covers platform prefabrication and fabrication, system and equipment, shipboard installation, quality assurance inspection, documentation and material support services. The Naval Surface Warfare Center received three […]

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