ERT, Inc. is a participant of the General Services Administration's (GSA) 8(a) STARS II contract, a small business set-aside GWAC that provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners. With a $10 billion program ceiling and a five-year base period with one five-year option, 8(a) STARS II allows for long-term planning of large-scale program requirements while strengthening opportunities for 8(a) small businesses.  8(a) STARS II offers fixed price, time and materials, labor hour, and blended task order types, providing greater flexibility in procuring different types of IT products and services and meeting the federal government's mission requirements.

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What services we provide:

ERT provides IT services and IT services-based solutions in all four Functional Areas (FA), each grounded in one of four NAICS codes offered through 8(a) STARS II:

ERT is an 8(a) STARS II industry partners in both Constellation I, whose partners have competitive pricing and technical proficiency, and in Constellation II, whose partners have additional industry credential, such as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) or ISO 9001 (quality management system). ERT is ISO 9001:2000 and CMMI Level-II certified

ERT can accept sole-source task order awards for orders under $4 million, including options. Orders more than $4 million must be competed among the industry partners within a chosen constellation and functional area.

How business is done with ERT

The information applicable to ERT's GSA 8(a) STARS II contract is as follows:

  • GSA contract number: GS-06F-0710Z
  • Performance period: 7/31/2011-7/30/2016 (One five-year option period remaining, if exercised)
  • Contractor's ordering address: ERT, Inc., 6100 Frost Place, Suite A, Laurel, MD  20707
  • Contractor's payment address: ERT, Inc., 6100 Frost Place, Suite A, Laurel, MD  20707
  • Website:, Telephone: 240-554-0161, Fax: 301-361-0659
  • Type of contractor: Small Disadvantaged, Woman-Owned Small Business
  • Data Universal Numbering System, or DUNS Number 090770967
  • ERT is registered in database
  • Contract administration: Benita Whitfield
  • Geographic scope of contract:  all 50 starts, the District of Columbia, all U.S. Territories
  • Streamlined procurement lead times
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