小型企业 Administration (SBA) Tribal 8(a) Certification
SKT has multiple SBA 8(a) certified subsidiaries working across a range of NAICS codes. 的年代BA 8(a) program created streamlined procurement tools to incentivize Federal buyers to work with tribally owned companies. The most beneficial of these tools include eligibility for sole source 8(a) contracts and exemption from competitive thresholds.
- 由FAR和DFARS鼓励[FAR 19].800(e); DFARS 219.803(2)]
- No requirement for competition [FAR 6.302-5(b)(4)]
- 不需要概要[FAR 5].202(a)(4)]
- 不能抗议[13 CFR 124].517(a)]
- DoD contract up to $100M: No sole source justification [2020 NDAA Section 823]
- Non-DoD contract up to $24M: No sole source justification [FAR 6.302-5(c)(2)(i)]
- Contract value counts toward agency’s SBA small business and 8(a) contracting goals
- Low risk through FAR compliance and DCAA audit oversight
- Procurement process is simplified and accelerated
Tribal 8(a) sole source procurements provide federal customers agile and scalable contracting solutions, including open discussions about the requirement and real-time price negotiations.
Tribal 8(a) sole source procurements can be completed in weeks vice the months or years it takes to conduct a competition, providing federal customers with near immediate contracting solutions when timeframes are tight.
As a Tribal 8(a), we are allowed to use the past performance of sister companies and key
management personnel during the evaluation period of an award per FAR 15.305 (a) (2) (3).
DOD Contractors who offer subcontracts to Tribal 8(a) firms receive 5% of the total value of the
subcontract as an incentive per Section 504 of the Indian Financing Act of 1974 (25 U.S.C. § 1544). If a contract includes either of the following clauses, you are eligible to apply for a 5% subcontracting rebate under the 印度的动机 Program:
- 48 CFR 52.226-1 – Utilization of Indian Organizations and Indian-Owned Economic Enterprise
- DFAR 252.226-7001 – DoD 印度的动机 Program
When contracting with our 8(a) companies you can claim the following categories in your small business contracting plan:
- 8(a) Economically disadvantaged (13 CFR 124.109(a)(2))
Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone)
The HUBZone program helps small businesses in urban, 农村, and tribal communities gain access to federal contracts. The Federal Government aims to award at least 占所有联邦主要合同的3% 到HUBZone公司.
- 机构可以 储备品 HUBZone contracts for only HUBZone-certified companies
- 机构可以 独家运营 与HUBZone公司签订合同
- HUBZone companies may be eligible for a 10%的价格评估优惠 全面公开竞争.
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We continuously and proactively manage and improve our processes by adhering to the ISO 9001:2015 standard.
S&K’s quality approach is enterprise-wide and covers all functions of the organization. This system is based on process development, control, and continuous improvement. All procedures and functions are identified and assigned to the appropriate operational managers for implementation, 执行, 和监督. Execution of these processes in day-to-day operations and activities is mandatory and followed diligently by our highly trained and skilled employees.
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- Encouraging and expecting the proactive involvement of all S&K的员工
- Thoroughly understanding our Customers’ requirements
- Providing exceptional 服务 professionally and promptly
- Providing efficient, trouble-free and seamless customer-centric solutions
- 不断改进我们的产品, 服务, and processes effectiveness that embody our Quality Management System, including capitalizing on improvement opportunities through Customer Feedback
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