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Bringing the "Think Tank" to the Battlespace






Defense Systems (DS)

Contract Characteristics

Scope Areas Include:
Weapons Systems, Survivability/ Vulnerability, Advanced Materials, Autonomous Systems, Non-lethal Weapons and Information Operations, RMQSI, Energetics, Military Sensing, and Directed Energy. A sampling of available services within the DS scope is listed under Available Services.

All customers who wish to use IAC Multiple Award Contracts must submit a requirements package. The IAC Program Office has a dedicated Customer Support Cell (CSC) to help the Requiring Activity (RA) through the entire process of requirements package development and submission.

Please contact the CSC via email at to assist you in putting together your requirements package.

Contract Type:
IDIQ Multiple Award Contract for Research and Development (R&D) and /or Advisory & Assistance Services (A&AS) related to R&D efforts.
Date Awarded:
9 June 14
Customer Access:
DoD components,
other Government agencies, industry and academia.
Minimum TO Amount:
No Minimum TO amount.

No Minimum Term.

Alion Science and Technology
Battelle Memorial Institute
Booz Allen Hamilton
EOIR Technologies, Inc.
Georgia Tech Research Institute
MacAulay-Brown, Inc.
Mantech TSG-2 Joint Venture
Prescient Edge Corporation
Strategic Analysis, Inc.
TASC, Inc.
URS Federal Services Inc.
Wyle Laboratories, Inc.

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Customer Shared Direct Cost Rate:
Please see our Financial Management Page
Financial Acceptance Office:
Contractor Evaluation:
Requiring Activity

Points of Contact:

Todd Imhoff - Contracting Officer

Glenda Smith - COR

FY End Ordering Cut-off:
TBD - Varies based on details of each requirement; contact DS COR for further information.

Ordering Process:

1. Customers submit a Requirements Package to the DTIC IAC PMO in accordance with the Task Order Guidelines.
2. The IAC PMO and Contracting Office will review the requirements package to ensure compliance, completeness and applicability to the IAC Program goals.
3. The Contracting Office solicits proposals from DS MAC prime contractors through a RFP.
4. The Contracting Office awards the Task Order to the winning DS MAC contractor.

 Available Services:
  • Weapons Systems
  • Survivability Vulnerability
  • Advanced Materials
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Non-lethal Weapons
  • Energetics
  • Military Sensing
  • Directed Energy

Click here to see the full DS Performance Work Statement

Click here to see the DS Quality Assurance Surveillance Plan