Contract Vehicles

Government Contracts, Task Orders and Awards

Federal agencies have mechanisms for obtaining a wide variety of management and technology services. Through the Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWAC), General Service Administration (GSA), Federal Supply Schedules (FSS), Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPA) and Information Analysis Centers (IAC) that BlueWater has been awarded, agencies have access to a wide range of our services. We have a selection of contracting vehicles that enable program managers and procurement personnel to achieve maximum speed, efficiency and flexibility in reaching our capabilities. We don't just provide the right technical solutions; we provide the flexible and varied contracting vehicles that enable you to complete your procurements in a timely and cost-effective manner. BlueWater has experienced great success in being awarded IDIQ and BPA vehicles and executing the resultant task orders. In our decade of operation, we have been awarded 95 prime task orders valued in excess of $400M for DHS and DoD clients.

DHS EAGLE II

BlueWater, through its subsidiary, BlueWater Technology Solutions (BlueWater-Technology.com), is an EAGLE FC1 “Other Small Business” awardee with 2 awarded operations and maintenance task orders in excess of $18M. BlueWater is performing program management, software development, and IT operations and maintenance across a range of technology programs for NPPD and FEMA. Our core competencies include application development, data center operations, help desk, website maintenance, cyber security, network engineering, systems engineering, and desktop support.

Contract Information

Contract number: HSHQDC-13-D-E2062

Period of performance: 9/9/13 – 9/8/18

Points of contact:

Name:
 Jada Brink, Contracts Director

Name: Andrew Jones - EAGLE II Program Manager

Name: Mark Schore, Vice President

Task orders: See the BlueWater-Technology.com website

Functional areas 

Functional Category 1, "Other Small Business"

Contract Name: DHS Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) FC1
Contract Number: # HSHQDC-13-D-E2062
Contract Expiration Date: Sept. 8, 2018
Type of Task Orders: Cost Reimbursement, Time and Materials (T&M), Labor-Hour (L-H), and Firm-Fixed Price (FFP)

GSA ALLIANT SMALL BUSINESS

BlueWater Federal Solutions is a high performing Alliant Small Business contract holder providing services to DISA, USAF, and Defense Acquisition University clients. We work with partner companies to provide high-impact but low risk solutions to Federal government agencies, focusing on long-term, integrated IT solutions. Under the Alliant SB vehicle, BlueWater is completely aligning our full array of core competencies with the Federal Enterprise Architecture and DoD Enterprise Architecture. We are anticipating significant results in the five year period of performance for Option 1.

Partner Opportunities

BlueWater is applying its solutions and successful GWAC approach to Alliant SB by building and leading high-performance teams that win task orders and perform for our customers. Our ability to develop winning solutions is a key attribute that has given us a tremendous success rate both protecting business incumbency, and unseating incumbents. Please contact us to learn more about how you can partner with BlueWater on upcoming Alliant SB program requirements.

Contract Information

Contract number: GS-06F-0603Z
Period of performance: 02/03/14 – 02/02/19

GSA Alliant SB Website: http://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/104964
Basic Contract: Alliant SB Contract and Alliant SB Pricing Tables
DUNS Number: 832403948
SAM Record Access: System for Award Management (SAM) Information
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Prompt Payment Terms: NET 30

Points of contact: 

Name: Jada Brink, Contracts Director

Name: Erich Mendez, COO & Program Manager

Name: Mark Schore, Vice President GWAC Programs

Functional areas 

Our team is uniquely qualified to offer innovative, cost saving, integrated IT solutions on a global basis for:

  • Infrastructure and Related Services (including Telecommunications/Wireless)
  • Applications Services and Related Services
  • IT Management Services (including Ancillary Services)

GSA INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT), SCHEDULE 70

GSA IT Schedule 70 is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract. It provides cutting-edge information technology services and allows BlueWater to offer a comprehensive array of IT products, services, and solutions to our clients. BlueWater provides a complete single-source solution through IT professional services labor categories. With this GSA Schedule, the Government has already negotiated contract prices and terms and conditions, so the lead time to obtain services and products is dramatically reduced.

Contract Information

Contract number: GS-35F-0100U
Period of performance: 11/26/07 – 11/25/17

Points of contact: 

Name: Jada Brink, Contracts Director

Name: Erich Mendez, COO

Name: Mark Schore, Vice President

Functional areas 

As a Prime contractor, BlueWater performs services for Federal Agencies under Special Item Number 132-51: Information Technology Services. This includes resources and facilities management, database planning and design, systems analysis and design, network services, programming, millennium conversion services, conversion and implementation support, network services project management, data/records management, subscriptions/publications (electronic media), and other services.

GSA OASIS SMALL BUSINESS

BlueWater has been awarded GSA’s One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) Small Business (SB) contract to provide Federal Agencies with flexible and innovative solutions that accomplish complex solutions that span program management, management consulting, engineering, scientific, logistics, and financial disciplines for a total integrated solution.

BlueWater Capabilities for OASIS:

BlueWater’s award is in OASIS SB POOL 1, which was established in NAICS Code 541330, Engineering Services, which is a BlueWater core competency, as is Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services (541611), Process, Physical Distribution, and Logistics Consulting Services (541614), Other Management Consulting Services (541618), and Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services (541690).

Pool 1 has many other NAICS Codes that can be ordered from and BlueWater either has the internal capability or will partner with our team members to provide services in NAICS: 541360, 541370, 541380, 541612, 541613, 541620, 541690, as well as 541810, 541820, 541830, 541840, 541850, 541860, 541870, 541890, 541910, 541990.

Contract Information

Contract number: GS00Q14OADS108
Period of performance: 02/24/2014 – 02/23/2019
DUNS Number: 832403948
GSA OASIS Website: GSA OASIS
OASIS SB Related Marketing Materials and News Releases: GSA Program Announcements Page
OASIS SB Contract: OASIS SB Contract – Pool 1 PDF
Sustainability Disclosure: None

Points of contact:

Name:
 Jada Brink, Contracts Director & Corporate OASIS SB Contract Manger (COCM)

Name: Erich Mendez, COO & Corporate OASIS SB Program Manager (COPM)

Name: Mark Schore, Vice President

BlueWater is applying its solutions and successful GWAC approach to OASIS, by building and leading high-performance teams that provide exceptional performance for our clients. Developing winning solutions is a key attribute that has given us a tremendous success rate both protecting and beating incumbents. Please contact us learn more about how you can partner with BlueWater on upcoming OASIS Small Business program requirements.

Partner Opportunities

General Overview of OASIS

Regardless of the particular area of expertise or mission space of the agency originating the requirement, OASIS SB may be used to support and/or improve an organization’s Program Management, Management Consulting, Engineering, Scientific, Logistics, and Financial disciplines that span all life cycle phases for a total integrated solution.

OASIS will allow for ancillary support components, like Information Technology or administrative support, to be included as part of a total solution to a professional services requirement. This provides a reliable, flexible and efficient way for agencies to obtain best-value solutions for complex professional services. OASIS breaks the barriers in the world of acquisition by providing customers with a total professional services solution across the enterprise to enable the acquisition of both commercial and noncommercial requirements and all contract types.

OASIS Contract Benefits

  • Spans many areas of expertise and mission spaces;
  • Spans multiple professional service disciplines;
  • Allows flexibility for all contract types, including hybrids and cost-reimbursement, at the task order level; and
  • Allows ancillary support components, commonly referred to as Other Direct Costs (ODC), at the task order level.

SEAPORT ENHANCED (SEAPORT-E)

The Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) established the Seaport Enhanced (SeaPort-e) Multiple Award Contract (MAC) as the Navy’s electronic platform for supplying support services in 22 functional areas including Engineering, Financial Management, and Program Management.

BlueWater is a small business prime on SeaPort-e. This Navy task ordering contract is available for use to access BlueWater services by all of the Navy's Systems Commands including: NAVSEA, NAVAIR, NAVSUP, NAVFAC, ONR, SSP, SPAWAR, MSC, and the USMC. This contract vehicle is efficient and provides flexibility to its Navy users.

Contract Information

Contract number: N00178-07-D-4954
Period of performance: Open

Points of contact: 

Name: Jada Brink, Contracts Director & Corporate OASIS SB Contract Manger (COCM)

Name: Erich Mendez, COO & Corporate OASIS SB Program Manager (COPM)

Name: Mark Schore, Vice President

Task orders:

Functional areas 

As a small business prime on this contract, BlueWater has been awarded to perform across all functional areas supported by SeaPort-e in all geographic zones covered by this contract.

Team Members Capability and Area of Expertise

American Operations Corporation (AOC): Logistics and Facilities Management, Homeland Security and Defense Solutions, IT, Telecommunications, and Cyber Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
AOC Global Services: Facilities and Systems Management, Civil Engineering, Facilities Operations and Maintenance, Fuel Supply Point Logistics, Transportation Services and Logistics, Property Control and Warehousing, Inventory Management, Hazardous Materials Control, Technical Library Maintenance, Quality Assurance Programs, Records Management, Environmental, Safety, and Health Program, Boiler Plant and Water Distribution, Central Issue Facility (CIF)
Computer Sciences Corporation: Application Services, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Services
Eagle Systems: Web Development, Software Development
Professional Project Services (Pro2Serve): Security, facilities and infrastructure, nuclear defense and nonproliferation, and environmental
SAS Institute Inc.: Analytics, BI, Cloud, Data Mgmt, Decision Mgmt, Performance Mgmt, Supply Chain Intelligence
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC): Technology solutions, Logistics and Supply Chain, SETA Programs, Simulation and Training, Crisis Mgmt

BlueWater's Quality Assurance Program

BlueWater defines its QA program in a Quality Management System (QMS). The QMS is structured to comply with the conditions set forth in the International Standard ISO 9001:2008. BlueWater's measure of success for quality is customer satisfaction, which will continue to be the key to our competitiveness for our future. BlueWater will use our QMS to do a good job, the first time, every time and we will strive to continually improve our QMS. In January 2015, BlueWater passed their third consecutive ISO external audit with zero non-conformances and four commendations. The auditor commended the company’s approach to our Quality Management System Planning as evidenced by our continual improvements, revised bid proposal process, exceeding the bid rate WIN objective, and establishing a tracking of deliverables across all task orders and contracts. The fundamental parts of our QMS is based on a "process-approach." We are a support services contractor committed to:

1. Identifying the processes required for product realization we call the QMS processes

2. Determining the sequence and interaction of our QMS processes

3. Determining the criteria and methods needed to ensure the effective operation and control of these processes

4. Ensuring the availability of resources and information necessary to support the operation and monitoring of these processes

5. Monitoring, measuring and analyzing these defined processes

6. Implementing the action necessary to achieve planned results and continual improvement

Documentation Requirements:

1. Level 1: QMS Manual

2. Level 2: QMS Procedures

3. Level 3. QMS Work Instructions and Other Documents

4. Level 4: Records (Proof of Levels 1, 2 and 3.)

Naics Codes

517311
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
517312
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
561210
Facilities Support Services
561110
Office Administrative Services
541990
All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
541810
Advertising Agencies
541690
Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
541618
Other Management Consulting Services
541614
Process, Physical, Distribution, And Logistics Consulting Services
541611
Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
541519
Other Computer Related Services
541513
Computer Facilities Management Services
541512
Computer Systems Design Services
541511
Custom Computer Programming Services
541330
Engineering Services
518210
Data Processing, Hosting and Related Services
517919
All Other Telecommunications