Army Engineer Corps seeks biz partners

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COLUMBUS — The state of Ohio is seeking small businesses interested in fulfilling contract opportunities worth millions of dollars for the U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center, Base Operations program.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is sponsoring a virtual industry day, in collaboration with the Ohio Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTAC), to provide information to assist small businesses interested in submitting proposals for the 88th Regional Support Command (RSC).

The 88th RSC provides services and base operations support to more than 55,000 Army Reserve soldiers and families across 19 states. It is currently looking for companies who can provide janitorial, facilities support, landscaping or solid waste collection services to hundreds of location sites nationwide.

The Ohio Procurement Technical Assistance Centers help small businesses compete for federal, state and local government contracts and encourage Ohio small-, veteran-, women-, minority-owned, HUBZone and 8a-certified businesses interested in federal contracting to participate in this webinar.

Virtual industry day will be Feb. 2. The Ohio PTAC will host viewing events for this webinar across Ohio to offer support to small businesses interested in participating in the program. The event is free to all small businesses.

For information and to register for the event, visit

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