Breaking Ground: Group W Inc. to Power Marine Corps Study System with $52M Contract
Group W Inc., Vienna, Virginia, is awarded a $52,318,986 hybrid indefinite quantity contract consisting of firm-fixed-price and cost reimbursement (travel only) contract line items. The contract consist of a five-year ordering period. This contract provides for research and innovative technical analysis (RITA 3.0) capabilities to support the Operations Analysis Directorate, Headquarters Marine Corps, Combat Development and Integration mission, and the Marine Corps Study System (MCSS). The studies and analyses obtained from this contract support the MCSS program. Support includes, but is not limited to, conducting studies that relate to the nature, theory, preparation, and conduct of warfighting. Work will be performed at Quantico, Virginia, with an expected completion date of January 2029. Fiscal 2024 operation and maintenance (Marine Corps) funds in the amount of $3,500 will be obligated at the time of award for task order one and will satisfy the required minimum guaranteed on the contract. Funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Subsequent task orders will utilize fiscal operations and maintenance (Marine Corps) funds available at time of task order award. This contract was competitively procured via the SAM.gov website, with two proposals received. The Marine Corps Installations National Capital Region-Regional Contracting Office, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity (M00264-24-D-00).