MacAulay-Brown Inc. (MacB) announced March 28 that it has been awarded a prime contract for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Technology Innovation and Acquisition (CBP/OTIA). This Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) Technical, Acquisition and Business Support Services task order is valued at $47 million over four years. Principle work locations include Arlington, Va. and Tucson, Ariz.
“This win demonstrates our commitment to defending our national security interests at home and abroad,” MacB’s Mission Systems Group Senior Vice President and General Manager Fred Norman said. “We’ll leverage key performance-based acquisition and program management lessons-learned, as we provide technical expertise to deliver innovative solutions, analytical services and acquisition management support for CBP teams working to secure U.S. borders.”
MacB’s Mission Systems team will provide program planning, management and execution; business operations and analytics; cost estimating and risk analysis; and acquisition workforce training.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection provides training and oversight for its acquisition workforce and all program management offices. The mission of OTIA is to foster innovation and conduct effective acquisition of CBP products and services to improve mission performance in securing America’s borders, and facilitate the lawful movement of goods and people.