Traditionally government program offices issued various contracts to different prime contractors
for different subsystems of an overall weapon system and the government acted as the integrator.
Bundling under a prime contractor
produces savings in the cost of the actual services.
Agencies that certify MBEs and WBEs are constantly policing them to ensure that prime contractors
do not establish them as captive entities.
Under the Prompt Payment Act, a prime contractor
must certify that:
Clearly, it is more economical and efficient to add all F/A-18 users to SL/E activity rather than to require each FMS customer to establish individual contracts with the prime contractor
Slice farm # 2: mission prime contractor
for the demolition of buildings A and B.
The government personnel spent most of the first nine weeks away from home, either traveling to the prime contractor
or subcontractor locations.
With the selection of Teradyne as the prime contractor
to provide the new B-1B Advanced Digital Test Station (ADTS), the ADTS Integrated Product Team building process is complete.
The DOD IG reviewed compliance by 16 prime contractors
with their subcontracting plans and goals.
Process Improvement - Services should partner with prime contractor
to (1) educate the international customer on the importance of buying spares concurrent with production installs and (2) jointly brief potential customers on the best contract vehicle to maximize concurrent buys, including the bundling of repairable and related consumables, regardless of DoD inventory management responsibility.
The Court in Rutgers determined that Rutgers had in fact delegated its duty to coordinate to the prime contractor
on the project who was designated as the general contractor.