BEST VALUE PACTS Team
BVTI has provided cradle-to-grave services for acquisition management, including automated market research design, workflow processing, simple source selection, secure acquisition facility construction and management, cost & pricing support, negotiation support, and conference management. BVTI has experience in program management and business process re-engineering, specializing in transitioning legacy systems to modern, automating routine activities, and templating repeatable tasks.
1st Choice is the logical first choice for staffing needs, especially in physical security, acquisition, finance, and HR. They provide support in training, consulting, and project management. Ethical business practices and prompt service have created their success and will continue to do us under the PACTS program.
Formed by Joint Tactical Communications professionals with extensive experience in military telecommunications, AC4S specializes in public safety networking between local, state, and federal governments. AC4S has specialized experience in system and network architecture, requirements analysis, and system integration and implementation. They engineer solutions, evaluate and field systems, develop prototypes, perform systems integration, and support life-cycle management of installations.
CSCL’s IT services organization has a network of over 300 resources across North America. CSCL develops and supports CS/10,000, which is an easy-to-use software development methodology and process management tool. Their tools help customers achieve CMMI certification. CSCL’s Knowledge-Base approach is a productivity multiplier for organizations working to implement CMMI upgrades into existing infrastructure.
As part of the BVTI team, Dev Technology provides familiarity with the DHS mission and business processes having supporting DHS and its legacy components since 1998. Including major enhancements to SEVIS, DevTech enhances such DHS functions as immigration enforcement, border patrol operations, benefit processing, A-file records management, and financial and other reporting processes.
Global Technical Systems is a certified 8(a) business with headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA. They perform C4ISR design, development, integration, installation and testing, including FusionCommand™ capability with Embedded Sensor Fusion to DHS S&T in support of CPB for land and maritime-based surveillance systems. GTS also specializes in identifying requirements for maritime and land navigation and sensors, and oversees integration of such solutions.
InTEROS is the supply-chain expert on team-BVTI. InTEROS offers superior performance in every major functional area of supply chain management, including procurement, supply, maintenance, transportation, deployment, and distribution. InTEROS’s supply chain expertise has been used by several Government Agencies to include Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Defense Logistics Agency (DLA).
MSTI competencies include program and budget support, records management, studies and program evaluation, and systems engineering. MSTI’s ISO 9001:2001 Quality Management System (QMS) approach will benefit DHS PACTS by bringing a structured and predictable approach to every task and technical requirement, and ensure processes are correctly followed on time, every time.
OSI provides management consulting and training to Industry and Federal Government Agencies professional support. OSI’s incident reporting training is used by FEMA and the U.S. Fire Administration, making OSI a logical choice for emergency and disaster training, especially in eLearning environments. Logistics, Systems Acquisition Support, Computer-Based Training (CBT), Instructional Systems Development (ISD), Structured Systems Analysis and Design and Conference Management constitute OSI’s primary services.
OST specializes in providing management, business improvement, and research development and engineering services to the public sector. Already serving DHS in EAGLE, OST’s management expertise includes ISO, EVM, and CMMI level 3 capabilities. OST’s engineering capabilities include a fully equipped research development and engineering lab to solve client’s engineering challenges and to test, evaluate, and integrate the latest commercial technologies.
Primescape Solutions is a top-ranked business experienced in providing technical and management solutions to both public and private customers. They set up and support PMO offices, are involved in CBP’s Data Fusion Center with detection and sensor technology, and are experienced infrastructure managers.
STA is a law firm providing nationally recognized subject matter expertise with decades of experience in acquisition and procurement law, as well as specialized acquisition subject areas, such as Earned Value Management, budget preparation and cost accounting. STA has assisted agencies such as the Secret Service and Department of Defense with business process improvements in their acquisition processes, end-to-end procurement planning support, and establishment of program goals/milestones, acquisition metrics, standards and quality assurance plans.
TestPros provides DHS and other clients in the Intelligence/DoD/Civilian Government sectors with process improvements, technical engineering support services, independent assessments, compliance monitoring, quality assurance (QA), physical testing and test automation, and contingency planning. Process expertise includes CMMI, ISO, RUP, and ISO quality assurance. TestPros provides a Top Secret test lab for software diagnostics and certifies systems with “TestPros Tested” logo.
Trident has been providing hardware and software systems to military and commercial clients since 1985. Trident’s systems support customers ranging from deployed U.S. Military Forces to the New York Stock Exchange. Trident’s specialties are C4ISR military technologies, situational tracking, electro-optic solutions, and secure messaging.
For over ten years, USGC has successfully provided a broad range of expert administrative and engineering management assistance to agencies and program offices in DHS, including TSA and the Coast Guard, as well as to DoD and other civilian agencies. In doing so, USGC has provided and can provide support to our federal clients with strategic and organizational planning; acquisition planning, contracting support; financial management; records management; imaging and document management; business process improvement; administrative serices; human resources outsourcing; marketing; personnel management; logistics; engineering; instructional development and training; and other management consulting and engineering services.
VPS delivers expert engineering solutions to Federal Government and commercial agencies that create and sustain competitive business advantages. VPS has specific experience providing maritime corrosion science and engineering, including painting, data analytics using artificial intelligence and advanced visualization, and technology transfer. VPS designs mobile field-acquisition tools, complementing team BVTI’s acquisition expertise. VPS also provides Portable Coefficient of Friction Monitors.