FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 17, 2018
Warsaw, VA —The U.S. Navy has awarded spots on a potential ten-year, $50 billion contract to 1,870 businesses for project management and engineering-support services.
Three Northern Neck companies were awarded contracts in this announcement: MTEQ in Kilmarnock; Digital Dynamics, LLC, in Kilmarnock; and NNk C4 Solutions in Lancaster.
According to govconwire.com, the scope of work mentioned in the solicitation notice includes systems engineering, software development, research and development, system design documentation and technical data, financial analysis, quality assurance, configuration management, information technology and logistics support.
Northern Neck Planning District Commission (NNPDC) Executive Director Jerry W. Davis said, “The development of the professional, scientific, and technical services sectors of the Northern Neck economy is a top priority in alignment with the GO Virginia Region 6 Economic Growth and Diversification Plan. Lancaster County, Northumberland County, and Richmond County are designated as Qualified Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone). As such, the Northern Neck is well-positioned to attract federal contracts and increase employment around this high-wage economic sector. To encourage technology- and defense-sector companies to succeed in the Northern Neck, the NNPDC convenes a quarterly informal networking group together with federal small-business procurement personnel to discuss challenges and opportunities in federal contracting.”
MTEQ is a cutting-edge lead sensor system integrator. With a deep background in passive hyperspectral imaging, MTEQ also features specialists in lasers, ground moving target indicator (GMTI) radar, acoustic detection, and other forms of sensing. MTEQ’s technology horizons scanning tools and broad participation in the defense and sensing communities gives the company access to the latest technological developments in government, industry, and academia. Through the Seaport-NxG contract, MTEQ will continue to support Navy programs through its rapid prototyping facility in Kilmarnock, Virginia, and its C4ISR design, development, and services division in Lorton, Virginia.
Digital Dynamics LLC, a HUBZone joint venture between Defensor Dynamics LLC and Digital Consultants, LLC, specializes in Electronic Records Management, Case Management, and Database Development.
NNk C4 Solutions, a Veteran-Owned, SBA Certified HUBZone small business, converges computer technologies, communications, and cyber security to provide more efficient human, business, and engineering solutions to the government. In keeping with its HUBZone objectives, NNk C4 is committed to working with Rappahannock Community College and the University of Mary Washington to staff many of its administrative, technical, and professional positions from the Northern Neck community.