ERT and prime contractor Spatial Front, Inc. have been chosen as the successful bidder for the National Ocean Service (NOS) Office of Coast Survey (OCS) Geospatial Services and Technical Support contract.
This work will be performed under SFI’s ProTech Oceans domain contract designated for Woman-Owned Small Businesses. While this is a new acquisition, ERT has previously performed several portions of this effort. The contract includes work in the areas of: Data Analysis and Software Support, Hydrodynamic Modeling, Software and Geographic Information System (GIS) Development, Hydrographic Surveying Support, S 100 Hydrographic Standards Development, and Geographic Information System Mapping Support.
OCS is the oldest U.S. scientific organization. As the nation’s nautical chart maker, OCS promotes safe navigation, meets the challenges of navigating larger ships and those carrying hazardous cargo, and provides data for GIS analysis, coastal stewardship, management decisions, shoreline change analysis, and marine boundary issues.