Environmental Engineering company based out of northern Virginia

Client Requirement:

A small environment engineering Virginia based company was looking to obtain its SBA 8(a) certification to do more business with the federal government. The firm had a long and ongoing relationship with a prime contracting for many years and was looking to take the next step in its growth development.

Description of RMC Engagement/Service Provided

Management Consulting

RMC prepared and submitted its SBA 8(a) application, satisfying all the requirements of the Small Business Administration. After its review, the SBA denied the firm its 8(a) certification, based on affiliation issues associated with its relationship prime contractor, who was also the owners former employer.

Successful Outcome

RMC wrote and extensive appeal letter on behalf of our client, outlining that based on the rules concerning affiliation as outlined in 13 CFR 121.103, this firm was not affiliated with the prime contractor. After several clarification exchanges between the SBA, the firm was approved as an 8(a) certified company.

Background on RMC

Road Map Consulting is a leading provider of federal government advisory and consulting services to private firms engaged in contracting with the government. Our breath and depth of knowledge of the federal space allows our clients to gain a competitive edge and strategically grow in their chosen markets.

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GSA Schedule Contract # GS- 00F-171DA

  • SIN 611512 - Integrated Consulting Services
  • SIN 611430 - Training Services: Instructor Led Training, Web Based Training
  • SIN 541611 - Acquisition Management Support
  • SIN 541611 - Integrated Business Program Support Services
  • SIN 54151S - Information Technology Professional Services

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