Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Award Summary for FY17


The Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Program successfully completed the 18th year assisting small businesses interested in doing business with federal, state, local governments and Prime Contractors. Total award dollars for the 12-month period ending September 30, 2017 was $85.59 million. Government contracting advisory areas for Central & Southeast Massachusetts are funded by SBA resources. SBA tracks government contracting metrics differently than DLA. Therefore, SBA-funded award data is not included for Years 11-18, in bar graph below. The 18-year cumulative award total is $1.31 billion.

Massachusetts PTAC - Summary of Contract Awards (in millions)  
Data Source: PTAC clients report data via quarterly online surveys
(2016: Oct. 2016 - Sep. 2017)
 PTAC stats

Awards By Region

Demand for PTAC counseling services was steady with 1,010 active clients during the reporting period which included 133 new clients requesting PTAC services. The following table summarizes awards (by area) for each major award source category such as Department of Defense (DoD), Other Federal and State/Local.

Prime/Subcontract Award Breakdown:

Prime Contracts (99%) — $84,690,416
Subcontracts (1%) — $899,663

Awards FY17 for PTAC