contracts Archive

  • From Naval Sea Systems Command Public Affairs WASHINGTON (NNS) — With more than 20 small business contracts awarded to support foreign military sales and U.S. Navy boat and service craft acquisition this fiscal year, Program Executive Office Ships (PEO Ships) works to enhance shipbuilding opportunities for small businesses. PEO Ships works closely with The Navy’s Office of Small Business Programs to support small businesses, a community recognized for its innovative and agile solutions to acquisition needs. As one of the largest acquisition organizations in the Navy, PEO Ships manages the design and construction of destroyers, amphibious ships, special mission and […]

    PEO Ships Works to Promote Small Business Opportunities

    From Naval Sea Systems Command Public Affairs WASHINGTON (NNS) — With more than 20 small business contracts awarded to support foreign military sales and U.S. Navy boat and service craft acquisition this fiscal year, Program Executive Office Ships (PEO Ships) works to enhance shipbuilding opportunities for small businesses. PEO Ships works closely with The Navy’s Office of Small Business Programs to support small businesses, a community recognized for its innovative and agile solutions to acquisition needs. As one of the largest acquisition organizations in the Navy, PEO Ships manages the design and construction of destroyers, amphibious ships, special mission and […]

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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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  • Original Article: UPI Progeny Systems has been awarded a $66 million U.S. Navy contract for support work on the MK 54 Mod 1 lightweight torpedo. The cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-only Small Business Innovation Research Phase II contract action will cover sonar assembly kits and related test equipment, spares and engineering and hardware support services. The sonar assembly kits will be used to build the torpedoes and commence operational testing and evaluation. The torpedo will be used by all Navy surface and air anti-submarine warfare forces, improving weapon effectiveness against current and future submarine threats in littoral environments beyond the MK 54 Mod […]

    Small Business Awarded $66M SBIR Phase II Contract

    Original Article: UPI Progeny Systems has been awarded a $66 million U.S. Navy contract for support work on the MK 54 Mod 1 lightweight torpedo. The cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-only Small Business Innovation Research Phase II contract action will cover sonar assembly kits and related test equipment, spares and engineering and hardware support services. The sonar assembly kits will be used to build the torpedoes and commence operational testing and evaluation. The torpedo will be used by all Navy surface and air anti-submarine warfare forces, improving weapon effectiveness against current and future submarine threats in littoral environments beyond the MK 54 Mod […]

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  • Original Article: Naval Technology Progeny Systems Corporation has received a $54.7m contract from the US Navy to deliver payload control systems for its submarines. Under the cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost only, and firm-fixed-price contract, the company will design, develop and test the system prior to delivery. The contract has been competitively procured as a small business set-aside through the Federal Business Opportunities website. The payload control system constitutes a part of the AN/BYG-1 Submarine Combat Control system incorporated into all the newly-built and in-service submarines and appropriate joint programme office submarine platforms. Installed on the US Navy’s Los Angeles, Seawolf, Virginia […]

    Small Business Awarded $54.7M NAVY Contract to Deliver Payload Control Systems for Submarines

    Original Article: Naval Technology Progeny Systems Corporation has received a $54.7m contract from the US Navy to deliver payload control systems for its submarines. Under the cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost only, and firm-fixed-price contract, the company will design, develop and test the system prior to delivery. The contract has been competitively procured as a small business set-aside through the Federal Business Opportunities website. The payload control system constitutes a part of the AN/BYG-1 Submarine Combat Control system incorporated into all the newly-built and in-service submarines and appropriate joint programme office submarine platforms. Installed on the US Navy’s Los Angeles, Seawolf, Virginia […]

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  • Original Article: Washington Business Journal   The Small Business Administration will begin to include overseas contracts as part of the baseline used to rate agency performance against small business contracting goals. Currently about $100 billion a year in federal contracts — including contracts that support overseas projects — aren’t considered when the agency calculates small businesses’ share of procurement dollars annually. It’s been a bone of contention among the small business community, which argues that all awarded contracts should factor into individual ratings, as well as the overall goal of federal government to allocate 23 percent of contracts to small […]

    SBA to include overseas contracts in rating agencies

    Original Article: Washington Business Journal   The Small Business Administration will begin to include overseas contracts as part of the baseline used to rate agency performance against small business contracting goals. Currently about $100 billion a year in federal contracts — including contracts that support overseas projects — aren’t considered when the agency calculates small businesses’ share of procurement dollars annually. It’s been a bone of contention among the small business community, which argues that all awarded contracts should factor into individual ratings, as well as the overall goal of federal government to allocate 23 percent of contracts to small […]

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  • Original Article – Defense News WASHINGTON — The US Navy ended nearly a year of speculation on Dec. 11 about what form the new small surface combatant would take with the announcement that it would move ahead with variants of both littoral combat ship designs. But that was only the beginning of a process to turn those ideas into a formal ship development and procurement program. Now, the holidays are over, and the service is getting to work. “We’re standing up a program office for the small surface combatant,” Sean Stackley, the Navy’s top acquisition official, told reporters Jan. 7. […]

    Small Business Opportunity – Navy Small Combatant Effort Cranks Up

    Original Article – Defense News WASHINGTON — The US Navy ended nearly a year of speculation on Dec. 11 about what form the new small surface combatant would take with the announcement that it would move ahead with variants of both littoral combat ship designs. But that was only the beginning of a process to turn those ideas into a formal ship development and procurement program. Now, the holidays are over, and the service is getting to work. “We’re standing up a program office for the small surface combatant,” Sean Stackley, the Navy’s top acquisition official, told reporters Jan. 7. […]

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  • June 5 – 9:00am – 3:00pm Summer Outreach provides business development opportunities for vendors in a setting where they can get personal attention in successfully marketing their products, services and supplies to Defense and Civilian procurement representatives, primes, and acquisition personnel. Among the skills you will acquire at this event: • You will understand how recent events are effecting government procurements and how you can adjust your strategies accordingly. • You will understand what is meant by Brand Name or Equal (BNoE) and how to use it. • You will understand what is meant by LPTA: Lowest Price Technically Acceptable and how to use […]

    Summer Outreach Small Business Seminar & Matchmaker – June 5

    June 5 – 9:00am – 3:00pm Summer Outreach provides business development opportunities for vendors in a setting where they can get personal attention in successfully marketing their products, services and supplies to Defense and Civilian procurement representatives, primes, and acquisition personnel. Among the skills you will acquire at this event: • You will understand how recent events are effecting government procurements and how you can adjust your strategies accordingly. • You will understand what is meant by Brand Name or Equal (BNoE) and how to use it. • You will understand what is meant by LPTA: Lowest Price Technically Acceptable and how to use […]

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