The U.S. Navy has awarded positions on a potential five-year, $5.3 billion contract vehicle to 914 companies for research and development, engineering and related services across the Navy and Marine Corps.
These awards are in addition to the 2, 838 contracts previously awarded under the SeaPort Enhanced, or SeaPort-e, vehicle and the Navy received 955 offers for the new round of awards through a solicitation on the branch’s e-commerce website, the Defense Department said Tuesday.
Click here to view the Pentagon’s full list of winners for this new round of Seaport-e awards.
SeaPort-e is the Navy’s vehicle for acquiring services in 22 areas to support the Naval Sea Systems Command, Naval Air Systems Command, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, Naval Supply Systems Command, Military Sealift Command, Naval Facilities Command, Strategic Systems Programs, Office of Naval Research and the Marine Corps.
Companies holding positions on SeaPort-e will compete for task orders to perform work in areas such as:
- R&D and prototyping
- system and software engineering
- modeling and simulation
- testing and evaluation
- acquisition logistics
- human factors
- public affairs and multimedia