NASA has awarded the United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) Support Services contract to ICF Incorporated LLC of Fairfax, Virginia.
This cost-plus-fixed-fee contract has a price of $25,870,622 and an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity part most worth of $8 million, for a complete potential contract worth of $33,870,622. The five-year interval of efficiency features a one-year base interval and 4 one-year choices.
The objective of the USGCRP help contract is to accumulate technical and administrative help for the USGCRP National Coordination Office (NCO), positioned in Washington. The NCOs mission is to help the nation and the world to know, assess, predict, and reply to human-induced and pure processes of world change. To that finish, the workplace gives technical, analytical and programmatic help to the Subcommittee for Global Change Research, which gives steerage to interagency teams that report back to the subcommittee. The NCO assists businesses in finishing up the mandated tasks of the USGCRP, together with coordination of science wants and investments throughout the federal government; the event, manufacturing and dissemination of paperwork and different merchandise; and interactions with the Office of Management and Budget and the Office of Science and Technology Policy, in addition to home and worldwide non-governmental entities.
The USGCRP is a federal program that coordinates and integrates international change analysis throughout authorities businesses to serve the nation and the world. The USGCRP started in 1989 as a presidential initiative and was mandated by Congress within the Global Change Research Act of 1990 (P.L. 101-606). The program is directed by the Subcommittee on Global Change Research beneath the Committee on Environment of the National Science and Technology Council. NASA is among the 13 federal businesses collaborating on this program.