Linking local businesses with federal opportunities
The North Carolina Military Business Center provides the resources and connections needed for state-based businesses to earn federal contracts in nearly every industry, from construction and products to cybersecurity and aerospace.
Since opening in 2005, the NCMBC has helped North Carolina companies win 3,702 contracts, with a minimum value at $14.81 billion. In 2020 alone, federal agencies awarded $9.5 billion in prime contracts to companies in 97 of 100 North Carolina counties, largely influenced by the aid of the NCMBC.
Through the work done by the NCMBC, businesses are secure federal contracts and grow jobs, raising the tax base and improving quality of life in the process.
Energy resilience is an increasing focus for NC military bases
Military bases are transitioning legacy energy systems to clean, renewable sources to boost energy resilience. Energy-related contract opportunities are available for North Carolina businesses to assist military bases in making this shift.
Federal marketplace shows significant growth in NC in 2020
As federal contracting increased over $2.4 billion in 2020 in North Carolina, businesses' flexibility to switch between the commercial and federal marketplace has become more important than ever.
New Department of Defense Cybersecurity Regulation could affect your business
The DFARS Interim Rule recently released by the Department of Defense includes three cybersecurity clauses that organizations involved in defense contracting will need to adhere to.
How North Carolina is helping the aerospace industry soar to higher altitudes
Across the state of North Carolina, local businesses are well-positioned and well-supported to secure military and federal contracts in the aerospace industry.
How local businesses can join the supply chain and win federal contracts
By leveraging resources provided by the North Carolina Military Business Center, businesses of all types can win major government contracts and become part of the supply chain.
Strategic industry professionals provide valuable insight for businesses in key industries to sell to federal agencies
At the North Carolina Military Business Center, Strategic Industry Professionals use their experience in strategic industries to provide insight to local businesses looking to work with the federal government.
Annual construction summit connects local businesses with high-value contracts
The annual construction summit hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center brings hundreds of federal officials and businesses from across the Southeast. For North Carolina construction-based businesses, it's a unique opportunity to network and gain insight on the largest projects the federal government has slated for the year.
Environmental and energy opportunities abound at NC military installations
From remediation services to water filtration to geothermal installation, the military bases around North Carolina are ripe with environmental and energy opportunities for local businesses.
How new cyber security requirements will affect business working with the federal government
In order to work with the federal government, businesses will need to meet the proper standards of the new Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification. For small businesses in need of help, there are several resources that can simplify the process.
Why tech companies should consider making defense technology
Although the Triangle area is known for its vibrant technology and innovation scene, innovation is taking place across the entire state of North Carolina. For many technology companies, a simple pivot in operations could open them up to lucrative contracts with the federal government.
NC Military Business Center connects local businesses with federal opportunities
The North Carolina Military Business Center is dedicated to connecting local businesses with federal opportunities. Since opening in 2005, the NCMBC has helped clients win over 3,000 federal contracts with a minimum value of $13.26 billion, stimulating the state's economy and bringing valuable growth to local businesses.