“The U.S. Navy awarded its massive SeaPort Next Generation (Seaport NxG) contract to 1,870 companies in December 2018 and is already kicking off plans to add more by fiscal 2021.”
“On-ramps to SeaPort NxG, a major professional services vehicle, are the topic of this week’s Bloomberg Government Top 20 Opportunities. The Naval Sea Systems Command will reopen the RFP for a new tranche of companies through a rolling admissions process beginning around January 2021, according to a July 26 presolicitation announcement…”
When SeaPort NxG was first competed in fiscal 2018, the terms and conditions stated that contractors submitting a SeaPort NxG bid had to show work “in support of the Navy.” To qualify for an award, a company must have some work, as a prime contractor or subcontractor, directly with the Navy. Of the 1,894 companies that submitted bids previously, 1,870 received awards.”
“For companies that haven’t done direct work for the Navy and are interested in a slot on Seaport NxG, there’s plenty of time to compete for work at the Navy before the agency solicits bids in January 2021…” Read the full article here.
Source: Navy to Open SeaPort NxG Rolling Admissions in FY 2021: Top 20 – By Robert Levinson, August 9, 2019. Bloomberg Government.