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US Army Corps Virtual Industry Day – Register by May 1

April 27, 2017 Notice of Virtual Industry Days for Facilities Maintenance The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville (CEHNC) has schedule two virtual industry days via Facebook Live.  Registration deadline for both is May 1, 2017: … Continued

Executive Order to Promote American-made Goods

April 27, 2017 Trump’s ‘Buy American’ Order Draws Mixed Reviews from Contractors Source: Government Executive, Charles S. Clark, April 18, 2017 President Trump on Tuesday traveled to the Snap-On Tool manufacturing plant in Kenosha, Wis., to sign a previously announced … Continued

GAO Recommends Improvements to Mentor-Protege Program

April 20, 2017 27 Percent Of DoD Mentor-Protege Agreements Are Deficient, GAO Says Source: SmallGovCon, Steven Koprince, April 13, 2017 The GAO estimates that 27 percent of DoD mentor-protege agreements are deficient. In a comprehensive new report, the GAO says … Continued

Government Contracting Report Released by GAO

April 4, 2017 GAO Report Highlights Recent Trends In Government Contracting Source: SmallGovCon, Matthew Schoonover, March 30, 2017 Earlier this month, the GAO released a comprehensive report detailing the trends in government contracting over a five-year period (from fiscal year … Continued

US Army Corps Virtual Industry Day – Register by March 31

March 30, 2017 Virtual Industry Notice for Utility Monitoring and Control Systems Source: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineering and Support Center, March 29, 2017 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville (CEHNC) is having another … Continued

Past Performance Questionnaire one way of Providing References

March 29, 2017 Government References Didn’t Complete PPQs? “Too Bad,” Says GAO Source: SmallGovCon, Candace Shields, March 21, 2017 Federal contractors frequently find themselves in the position of needing to establish their past performance credentials to secure future contracts – … Continued