Small biz C&N Universe wins $40M operational support contract
- By Zach Noble
- May 13, 2014
C&N Universe Inc. has won a contract worth up to $40.2 million to provide broad-based berthing and messing support.
The National City, Calif.-based small business will be tasked with supporting the Commander, Pacific Fleet Berthing and Messing Barge Program, with a range of organizational-level maintenance and repairs and operational support services.
The initial value of the contract is $7.2 million, though if all options are exercised the total value could reach a ceiling of $40.3 million.
Funds in the amount of $7.2 million were obligated at the time of the award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
Work is expected to wrap up by May 2015, with options potentially pushing work until May 2019.
Zach Noble is a staff writer covering digital citizen services, workforce issues and a range of civilian federal agencies.
Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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