News Monthly Archives: April 2017

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 – one via Facebook Live and one via webinar format.  Please … 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