Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Award Summary for FY20


The Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) program successfully completed its 21st year assisting small businesses interested in doing business with federal, state, local governments and Prime Contractors. Total award dollars for the 12.5-month period ending July 18, 2020 was $142.9 million. One government contracting advisory area (Central Massachusetts) is funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) resources, which tracks government contracting metrics differently than the Defense Logistics Agency. Therefore, SBA-funded award data is not included in the bar graph below. The 21-year cumulative award total is $1.67 billion.

Massachusetts PTAC - Summary of Contract Awards (in millions)
Data Sources: (1) PTAC clients report award data via quarterly online surveys and (2) (FPDS) data feed for active, Massachusetts PTAC clients only.

FY2020: July 1, 2019 - July 18, 2020

PTAC Awards Summary


Results Summary

Demand for PTAC counseling services remained steady (during the early months of the pandemic) with 651 active clients, which included 552 new clients requesting PTAC services. DLA-funded PTAC staff spent 2,249 hours in counseling time and supported 35 events. The following table summarizes state-wide client awards for each major award source category such as Department of Defense (DoD), Other Federal and State/Local.

DoD Other Federal State & Local Total*
$98,829,213 $30,731,797 $13,365,797 $142,926,807

*Award data for the SBA-funded, Government Sales advisor is not included in table above.

Prime/Subcontract Award Breakdown:

Prime Contracts (99%) — $142,918,307
Subcontracts (<1%) — $8,500