Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Award Summary for FY16


The Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) Program successfully completed the 17th 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, 2016 was $45.3 million.

Two government contracting advisory areas (Central & Southeastern Massachusetts) are funded by SBA resources. SBA tracks government contracting metrics differently than the Defense Logistics Agency. Therefore, SBA-funded award data is not included for Years 11-17 in bar graph below. The 17-year cumulative award total is $1.205 billion.

Massachusetts PTAC - Summary of Contract Awards (in millions)  
Data Source: PTAC clients report data via quarterly online surveys

stats fy16 


Awards By Region

Demand for PTAC counseling services was steady with 1,008 active clients during the reporting period which included 162 new clients requesting services. The following table summarizes awards (by area) for each major award source category such as Department of Defense (DoD), and other Federal and State/Local.

Prime/Subcontract Award Breakdown:

Prime Contracts (97%) — $43,906,780
Subcontracts (3%) — $1,392,327

FY16 awards