Cincinnati – Today, the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (EM) awarded the Carlsbad Field Office (CBFO) Technical Assistance Contract (CTAC) to Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc., a woman-owned small business from Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

The selected contractor will support EM’s mission by performing technical support services at the CBFO and Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) Site in the following areas: WIPP waste acceptance, chemical compatibility and acceptable knowledge, audits and assessments, security, program management, WIPP site operations, environmental and regulatory compliance, nuclear and industrial safety, scientific and international programs, TRU waste characterization and certification, TRU waste transportation and packaging, general business operations, information technology, document control, and executive management support.

This is an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract which will allow for Firm-Fixed Price and Time-and-Materials task orders for an ordering period of 5 years and a contract ceiling of $100 million.

The new contract resulting from this acquisition will replace the current CTAC, currently being performed by North Wind Portage, Inc., which expires on August 31, 2021.

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Phil Guerrero

CBFO Public Affairs

Phillip.Guerrero@cbfo.doe.gov

602-380-8848