Huntsville, Ala. (June 21, 2016) Atlantic has been awarded a multimillion-dollar prime contract from the United States Geological Survey (USGS). Under the Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) 5-year contract titled GPSC3 (Geospatial Products and Services Contract 3), Atlantic will complete task orders nationwide to support geospatial needs of the USGS and its partners.
“Putting Atlantic in a position to win this prestigious contract has been a constant goal over the past several years,” said Brian Mayfield, President and COO of Atlantic. “We have made many strategic decisions to design our company to be a great partner to the USGS and are very excited to have the opportunity to support the USGS in providing professional surveying and mapping services nationwide.”
The USGS is working to complete 3DEP (https://nationalmap.gov/3DEP/3dep_about.html) a program designed to meet the growing needs for high-quality topographic data for the entire United States. It is anticipated that a large portion of the total contract capacity available to the USGS will be used to satisfy the requirements of 3DEP.
As the Nation’s largest water, earth, and biological science and civilian mapping agency, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) collects, monitors, analyzes, and provides scientific understanding about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems. The diversity of our scientific expertise enables us to carry out large-scale, multi-disciplinary investigations and provide impartial scientific information to resource managers, planners, and other customers. USGS serves the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural disasters; manage water, biological, energy, and mineral resources; and enhance and protect our quality of life. For more information, please visit https://www.usgs.gov/.
Atlantic is a Huntsville based technology-driven remote sensing, surveying and consulting business. Atlantic’s staff of certified professionals, who are known as thought leaders in their field, provide geospatial and consulting solutions to government and private sector clients.