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Overview | USCG Small Business Office 

A quick tour of the Coast Guard small business portal (recorded 2018 but still current). Learn how to quickly find out about outreach events, key contacts, contracting forecasts and more.

The US Coast Guard is the only military organization within DHS

The Coast Guard Acquisition Directorate manages a multibillion-dollar recapitalization investment portfolio of acquisition programs across 3 major product lines: Surface; Aviation; and C4ISR (command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance) systems.

6 Procurement Centers:

  • Office of Contract Operations at Coast Guard Headquarters
  • Aviation Logistics Center
  • Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology Service Center
  • Surface Forces Logistics Center
  • Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center – Base Support and Services
  • Shore Infrastructure Logistics Center – Construction 

Michael W. Derrios | Senior Procurement Executive and Head of Contracting Activity for the US Coast Guard 

Government Contracting and Trends in Technology

* 2018, Metropolitan School of Professional Studies

USCG State of Coast Guard 

Adm. Karl Schultz, Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard delivered his annual State of the Coast Guard Address Feb. 20, 2020.

Listen to his reflections on the organization’s successes over the past year, details of the FY2021 President’s Budget Request, and the shared vision for the future of the Service. His address also included announcements about global maritime safety and security, as well as workforce policies and advances.

READ Adm. Schultz's Remarks

REFERENCES

Doing Business with the USCG Contracting Enterprise | 2019

  • Top NAICS and what they buy | FY 2018
  • Contracting Offices and areas of responsibilities 
  • USCG Contracting Enterprise Spend Analysis

Doing Business with the Coast Guard | FY18-20

Small Business & Industry Engagement Strategic Plan State by state Delivery Plan

Small Business & Industry Engagement Strategic Plan | FY18-20 

US COAST GUARD STRATEGIC PLAN | 2018 – 2022  

Delivering Mission Excellence Anytime, Anywhere.