25 September 2017
HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA – Manufacturing Technical Solutions (MTS) received the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) 2017 Small Business Prime Contractor Excellence Award.
MTS received the Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) 2017 Small Business Prime Contractor Excellence Award for its exemplary support provided to MSFC under the Marshall Integrated Programmatic Support Services (MIPSS) contract. MTS is one of seven prime contractors for the MIPSS Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) and prime for three of the five task orders under the MIPSS BPA: Program Planning & Control (PP&C), Project Coordination (PC), and Programmatic Subject Matter Expertise (SME).
On behalf of MTS, Paul Curd, MTS President and Founder, accepted the award which was presented by Mr. Steve Miley, MSFC's Director of the Office of Procurement, and Mr. Bobby Watkins, Manager of the Human Exploration Development and Operations Office. This is the third time within four years that MTS has received the Small Business Prime Contractor Excellence Award.
Each year, MSFC recognizes both small and large prime contractors during the semi-annual Marshall Small Business Alliance (MSBA) meeting. This year's fall MSBA took place on September 21, at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, with over 500 in attendance. These awards recognize companies, teams, and individuals demonstrating success and sustainable achievement toward meeting NASA's missions.