Tag Archives | federal contracting

Recapping the FY2018 DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings

The FY2018 DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings, part of 2017 SAME Capital Week, took place March 7, 2017, at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in North Bethesda, Md. SAME members from throughout the A/E/C industry attended informational sessions facilitated by military leaders and federal agency representatives who gave insight on support […]

Recapping the 2016 SBC in Atlanta

2016 SAME SBC in Atlanta

A record 2,350 professionals convened in Atlanta for three days of relationship-building and information-sharing at the SAME 2016 Small Business Conference. Each year SBC is the premier event for businesses working in the federal A/E/C marketplace to connect with teaming and subcontracting partners and to gain insight on the mission needs of the federal government—and 2016 was no different. SBC is […]

SBC Registration Already Past 1,600!

Registration for the 2016 SAME Small Business Conference (SBC) for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Ga., has already exceeded 1,600 people and the Exhibit Hall is sold out! Be a part of the more than 2,000 A/E/C professionals expected at SBC, Nov. 16–18, by registering today at www.same.org/sbc. […]

Preview SAME’s “March Madness” Events!

SAME’s FY2017 DOD & Federal Agency Program Briefings will be held over two days (March 8-9) at the Hilton Alexandria Mark Center in Alexandria, Va. Open exclusively to SAME members, this annual event offers professionals from across the A/E/C industry and related fields a chance to hear from military and government engineering leadership on the projected federal budgets […]

SBC: Recapping Day 3

Day 3 of the SAME Small Business Conference was headlined by three government agency Mega Sessions, featuring senior leadership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, and Air Force Civil Engineer Center. Panelists throughout the morning emphasized their agency’s commitment to small business. However, the key takeaway was not that they want to […]

SBC: Recapping Day 2

Day two of the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference in New Orleans got underway at 0800, as four military and federal engineering leaders gathered onstage for a candid discussion on their organizations, government engineering and construction needs and trends, leadership, and the importance of small businesses in supporting their mission needs. The executive panel—featuring Lt. Gen. Tom […]

#SAMESBC Starts Nov. 4!

Time for a “By the Numbers” preview of the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference, which starts next week, Nov. 4, in New Orleans!   1:  Tour of the Greater New Orleans Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System 2:  Keynote Speakers featured at SBC 4:  Mega Sessions featuring SBA, USACE, NAVFAC and AFCEC 8:  Hours […]

SBC Starts November 4!

  The premier A/E/C industry small business conference is less than two weeks away! The 2015 SAME Small Business Conference (SBC) for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs—to be held Nov. 4-6 in New Orleans, La.—is shaping up to be the largest, most diverse, most effective and most beneficial SBC for you to attend ever! […]

TME Looks Back: “Small Business to the Rescue”

Proactive on-site management contributed to successful completion of mold remediation at Naval Station JRB, New Orleans.

To observe the 10th Anniversary of the relief efforts after Hurricane Katrina, SAME will look back through the pages of The Military Engineer magazine on the recovery in the wake of the tragedy and the engineering, risk management, and technology innovations that emerged in the months and years after to mitigate the impact to New Orleans from future […]

SBC Headed to The Big Easy: Nov. 4-6, 2015

August has arrived, and that means we are just three months away from the 2015 SAME Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs! SBC is the premier event for small businesses looking to increase their presence and performance in the federal A/E/C marketplace; for large businesses to engage with potential teaming partners; […]

Highlights of the 2014 SBC!

More than 1,800 attendees and over 220 exhibiting companies descended upon Kansas City, Mo., for the 2014 SAME Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs. From education and training sessions tailored specifically for small businesses, to matched networking sessions, contracting briefings from more than a dozen federal agencies, evening receptions, awards presentations […]

Preview the 2014 SBC!

The SAME 2014 Small Business Conference for Federal Engineering, Construction & Environmental Programs is coming to Kansas City, Dec. 9-11! SBC is the opportunity of the year for small businesses to make big connections. SBC gives small businesses from across the country the opportunity to engage with contracting and acquisition specialists from a number of federal […]

Upcoming Webinar: Compliance with Labor Laws

Ever run afoul of labor laws? Know someone who has? When running a small business, you often have to wear many hats—hats that don’t always fit perfectly off the rack because they’re not your area of expertise. But someone has to take the responsibility on. If you’re a contractor working on a federal project, a […]