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  • By Military Sealift Command Public Affairs Military Sealift Command was recently recognized by the Department of the Navy (DoN) for outstanding Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Small Business program performance. Under the leadership of James Kanash, associate director of the Office of Small Business Programs, MSC increased prime contract awards to small businesses from $708 million in FY 2015 to $783 million in 2016. “An MSC small business partner is any company that fully understands our mission and needs, and can provides the quality products or services we require to maintain and operate our ships, and the support that we provide […]

    Small Business Partners Key to MSC Success

    By Military Sealift Command Public Affairs Military Sealift Command was recently recognized by the Department of the Navy (DoN) for outstanding Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 Small Business program performance. Under the leadership of James Kanash, associate director of the Office of Small Business Programs, MSC increased prime contract awards to small businesses from $708 million in FY 2015 to $783 million in 2016. “An MSC small business partner is any company that fully understands our mission and needs, and can provides the quality products or services we require to maintain and operate our ships, and the support that we provide […]

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  • Original Article: DCMilitary.com SimVentions Inc., Fredericksburg, Va., has been awarded a $37M contract to provide technical and engineering support services to the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Dahlgren Virginia, specifically the Electronic Warfare and Sensor Systems (EWSS) Division and to support the Navy’s goal in ensuring surface electronic warfare dominance. The required engineering support encompasses systems and software engineering and development, system integration, modeling and simulation, test and evaluation, cybersecurity, and training. These engineering efforts are in direct support of the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP), Navy onboard and off-board Electronic Warfare (EW) programs, and Electronic Support (ES) and […]

    Small Business Awarded $37M Contract for Electronic Warfare Systems Support

    Original Article: DCMilitary.com SimVentions Inc., Fredericksburg, Va., has been awarded a $37M contract to provide technical and engineering support services to the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Dahlgren Virginia, specifically the Electronic Warfare and Sensor Systems (EWSS) Division and to support the Navy’s goal in ensuring surface electronic warfare dominance. The required engineering support encompasses systems and software engineering and development, system integration, modeling and simulation, test and evaluation, cybersecurity, and training. These engineering efforts are in direct support of the Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP), Navy onboard and off-board Electronic Warfare (EW) programs, and Electronic Support (ES) and […]

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  • Original Article: FierceGovernmentIT The U.S. Navy is offering a $26 million five-year contract to a small business to train the Navy and Marine Corps’ cyber personnel. The Navy issued a combined solicitation for the training program, which will involve online and in-person cybersecurity training for military personnel and civilians in the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command and Fleet Cyber Command, as well as the Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command. “The cyber training services acquired in this solicitation shall provide support to develop and deliver technical courses required to meet operational standards at National-level organizations providing support to cyber […]

    US Navy Offers $26M Contract to Small Business to Train Military Cyber Personnel

    Original Article: FierceGovernmentIT The U.S. Navy is offering a $26 million five-year contract to a small business to train the Navy and Marine Corps’ cyber personnel. The Navy issued a combined solicitation for the training program, which will involve online and in-person cybersecurity training for military personnel and civilians in the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command and Fleet Cyber Command, as well as the Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command. “The cyber training services acquired in this solicitation shall provide support to develop and deliver technical courses required to meet operational standards at National-level organizations providing support to cyber […]

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  • Original Article: AFCEA The Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs is hosting a four-day training program to educate, inform and match small and large business mentors with small business proteges. The event takes place May 31-June 3 at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel in Atlanta. Registration is $500 for mentors and $250 for all others, including proteges, government agencies, academia, panelists and speakers. The Defense Department is revamping its mentor-protege program to better match big and small business relationships so those partnerships better meet military needs. An overview of the program states that breakout sessions will offer information from representatives from the Air Force, Navy, Army, Missile […]

    DOD Small Business Office Offers Mentor-Protege Training

    Original Article: AFCEA The Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs is hosting a four-day training program to educate, inform and match small and large business mentors with small business proteges. The event takes place May 31-June 3 at the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel in Atlanta. Registration is $500 for mentors and $250 for all others, including proteges, government agencies, academia, panelists and speakers. The Defense Department is revamping its mentor-protege program to better match big and small business relationships so those partnerships better meet military needs. An overview of the program states that breakout sessions will offer information from representatives from the Air Force, Navy, Army, Missile […]

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  • Original Article: Digital Journal Onésimus Defense, a South Carolina based Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business that provides defense and safety services to numerous federal and state-level agencies, announced today that its Safety Services Division has been selected as the sole-awardee for a five-year IDIQ contract with the US Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center (NAVSAFENVTRACEN), headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.  Fulfilling the requirements of this award, Onésimus Defense’s Safety Services Division will be providing the NAVSAFENVTRACEN with curriculum development, management and a cadre of professional instructors for the development of the Navy’s Competent Persons Fall Protection program of study. Under […]

    SDVOSB Awarded Prime IDIQ Contract From US Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center

    Original Article: Digital Journal Onésimus Defense, a South Carolina based Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business that provides defense and safety services to numerous federal and state-level agencies, announced today that its Safety Services Division has been selected as the sole-awardee for a five-year IDIQ contract with the US Naval Safety and Environmental Training Center (NAVSAFENVTRACEN), headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia.  Fulfilling the requirements of this award, Onésimus Defense’s Safety Services Division will be providing the NAVSAFENVTRACEN with curriculum development, management and a cadre of professional instructors for the development of the Navy’s Competent Persons Fall Protection program of study. Under […]

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  • Original Article: MilitaryTimes Florida-based startup incubator Venture Hive is offering a free “mini MBA” to up to a dozen veteran- or veteran spouse-led companies looking to grow their businesses. Dubbed the Veterans Virtual Accelerator, the distance-learning program is designed to connect young companies with the support and training they need to scale to the next level, said Venture Hive founder Susan Amat. “It’s easily a $25,000 program, but I would say it’s more like a $50,000 value because it’s really a mini MBA specifically for startups. And we’re not just training the CEO but the entire team to be able to […]

    Free small business ‘accelerator’ training for up to 12 veterans or spouses

    Original Article: MilitaryTimes Florida-based startup incubator Venture Hive is offering a free “mini MBA” to up to a dozen veteran- or veteran spouse-led companies looking to grow their businesses. Dubbed the Veterans Virtual Accelerator, the distance-learning program is designed to connect young companies with the support and training they need to scale to the next level, said Venture Hive founder Susan Amat. “It’s easily a $25,000 program, but I would say it’s more like a $50,000 value because it’s really a mini MBA specifically for startups. And we’re not just training the CEO but the entire team to be able to […]

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  • Original Article: Lane Report The Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center, part of the Kentucky Small Business Development Center within the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, is hosting two important workshops in Frankfort later this month. The workshops, to run in concurrent sessions from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, Aug. 27, at the Frankfort Convention Center are: Finding and Winning Simplified Acquisitions to Grow Your Business; and, Joint Ventures, Teaming, Mentor Protégé Agreements and Federal Laws Impacting Your Bottom Line. The federal government uses a purchasing vehicle, Simplified Acquisition Procedures, to help small businesses secure […]

    Workshops Can Help Turn Small Business into Big Business

    Original Article: Lane Report The Kentucky Procurement Technical Assistance Center, part of the Kentucky Small Business Development Center within the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, is hosting two important workshops in Frankfort later this month. The workshops, to run in concurrent sessions from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, Aug. 27, at the Frankfort Convention Center are: Finding and Winning Simplified Acquisitions to Grow Your Business; and, Joint Ventures, Teaming, Mentor Protégé Agreements and Federal Laws Impacting Your Bottom Line. The federal government uses a purchasing vehicle, Simplified Acquisition Procedures, to help small businesses secure […]

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  • Original Article: AL.com Integration Innovation, Inc. (i3) announced that it is a member of the Salient Federal Solutions, Inc.(Salient) team awarded a Seaport-e Task Order to provide the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) with training services for Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C41) upgrade in support of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Task Order contract has a 12-month base period of performance and four 12-month options, with a total contract value of approximately $44 million, if all options are exercised. Under this contract, i3 will provide C4ISR training services to include development of training […]

    Small Business to Provide SPAWAR with Training Support for Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

    Original Article: AL.com Integration Innovation, Inc. (i3) announced that it is a member of the Salient Federal Solutions, Inc.(Salient) team awarded a Seaport-e Task Order to provide the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) with training services for Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C41) upgrade in support of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Task Order contract has a 12-month base period of performance and four 12-month options, with a total contract value of approximately $44 million, if all options are exercised. Under this contract, i3 will provide C4ISR training services to include development of training […]

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  • Original Article: Naval-Technology Physical Optics has secured a follow-on Increment II production contract from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) for associated development, production, and delivery of 31 digital data set (DDS) systems for the US Navy’s T-45 trainer aircraft. The DDS system is designed to replace three legacy systems on the T-45C aircraft with a single highly advanced system, in order to improve training and long-term viability of the platform. According to T-45C mission system (MS) integrated product team lead (IPTL) lieutenant commander Jennifer Thomas, the navy will benefit from this system as it plans to keep the aircraft […]

    SB Develops Systems Technology Under SBIR for US Navy’s T-45 Trainer Aircraft

    Original Article: Naval-Technology Physical Optics has secured a follow-on Increment II production contract from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) for associated development, production, and delivery of 31 digital data set (DDS) systems for the US Navy’s T-45 trainer aircraft. The DDS system is designed to replace three legacy systems on the T-45C aircraft with a single highly advanced system, in order to improve training and long-term viability of the platform. According to T-45C mission system (MS) integrated product team lead (IPTL) lieutenant commander Jennifer Thomas, the navy will benefit from this system as it plans to keep the aircraft […]

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  • Original Article: GovConWire Impres Technology Solutions has been awarded a three-year, $6.5 million blanket purchase agreement by the U.S. Navy to provide computing equipment and software for naval testing and training ranges. The Naval Surface Warfare Center will receive workstations, printers, scanners, hard drives, servers, encryption and decryption systems, anti-virus software and user analysis applications through the BPA, Impres said Thursday. The company will also help build and maintain telecommunication systems at the military branch’s tactical training range facilities. California-based Impres offers information technology products in the government market and is certified by the Small Business Administration as a HUBZone […]

    HUBZone to Provide IT Systems for Navy Tactical Training Program

    Original Article: GovConWire Impres Technology Solutions has been awarded a three-year, $6.5 million blanket purchase agreement by the U.S. Navy to provide computing equipment and software for naval testing and training ranges. The Naval Surface Warfare Center will receive workstations, printers, scanners, hard drives, servers, encryption and decryption systems, anti-virus software and user analysis applications through the BPA, Impres said Thursday. The company will also help build and maintain telecommunication systems at the military branch’s tactical training range facilities. California-based Impres offers information technology products in the government market and is certified by the Small Business Administration as a HUBZone […]

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