Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Award Summary for FY18


The Massachusetts Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) program successfully completed its 19th year assisting small businesses interested in doing business with federal, state, local governments and Prime Contractors. Total award dollars for the 12-month period ending September 30, 2018 was $113.8 million. Two government contracting advisory areas (Central & Southeast Massachusetts) are funded by SBA resources and SBA tracks government contracting metrics differently than the Defense Logistics Agency. Therefore, in the graph below, SBA-funded award data is not included for Years 11-19. The 19-year cumulative award total is $1.42 billion.

Massachusetts PTAC - Summary of Contract Awards (in millions)
Data Source: PTAC clients via quarterly online surveys

FY18 Awards Summary


Awards By Region

Demand for PTAC counseling services was steady with 1,045 active clients during the reporting period which included 116 new clients requesting PTAC services. The following table summarizes awards (by area) for each major award source category such as Department of Defense (DoD), Other Federal and State/Local.

Prime/Subcontract Award Breakdown:

Prime Contracts (98%) — $111,337,177
Subcontracts (2%) — $2,526,165

Awards FY17 for PTAC