Yearly Archives: 2017

KC Awarded FAA eFAST Contract

Vienna, VA – Karthik Consulting, LLC was awarded the FAA eFAST contract. The Electronic Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Accelerated and Simplified Tasks (eFAST), is a multi-year MOA (Multiple Ordering Agreement) program that offers a vast array of labor categories with fixed ceiling rates. eFAST is the FAA’s preferred contracting vehicle for small business contracts.

The FAA enters MOA’s with Small Businesses, 8(a), Women-Owned, Socially and Economically Disadvantaged Businesses (SEDB) to provide comprehensive management, engineering and technical support services. This Next Generation professional and support services procurement allows long term acquisition for an expanded array of professional and support services to better serve the requirements of the FAA, and on a limited basis and in the best interest of the Government, all other federal government agencies, nationwide, in an expedited efficient and effective manner.

eFAST streamlines the procurement process for all stakeholders using a web-based acquisition tool and automated workflows compliant with applicable FAA standards. eFAST supports the following contract types: Firm-Fixed Price, Cost Reimbursable, Time and Materials, Labor Hour and others as appropriate.

The Karthik Consulting eFAST award includes the following functional areas: Air Transportation Support (ATS); Business Administration & Management (BAM); Research & Development (R&D); Engineering Services (ES); Computer Systems Support (CSS); Computer/Information Systems Development (CSD); Documentation & Training (D&T);

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KC Awarded GSA 8(a) STARS II Contract

Vienna, VA – Karthik Consulting, LLC was awarded GSA 8(a) STARS II Contract.  The 8(a) STARS II Government wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) design consists of two constellations (tiers) based on industry accreditation.  Constellation I (C1) includes industry partners with competitive pricing and technical proficiency.  Constellation II (C2) includes industry partners who have competitive pricing, technical proficiency, and an additional industry credential.  Constellation II prime contractors provide the same strengths as Constellation I, plus the added benefit of either a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level II+ Services or Development credential and/or an ISO 9001:2008 or later credential.

In addition, each of the 8(a) STARS II constellations includes four functional areas designated by the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS).  The Karthik Consulting STARS II award includes C1FA1, C1FA2, C1FA3, C1FA4; C2FA1, C2FA2, C2FA3, C2FA4.

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