4-May-2017 Source: M International
M International, a leading provider of aftermarket technical, MRO, and supply chain management services for the aerospace and defense industry, is pleased to announce its HUBZone approved MRO network will be exhibiting at booth #428 from 26 through 28 April during the 2017 Army Aviation Association of America (AAAA) Mission Solutions Summit held at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Resort in Nashville, Tennessee.
During this Summit, these companies will have representatives available to answer your questions related to the HUBZone designation benefits as well as Joint venture and Mentor/Protégé opportunities along with the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services we perform for the following gas turbine engines, modules, components and accessories.
Specifically Mint Turbines LLC, specialists in Pratt & Whitney PT6 and Honeywell T53 Engine maintenance, is the only HUBZone approved engine MRO provider in existence. The HUBZone program encourages economic development in historically underutilized business zones – “HUBZones” – through the establishment of preferences to promote economic development and employment growth in distressed areas by providing benefits on federal contracting opportunities.
As a part of their HUBZone program, Mint Turbines is looking for reliable and trustworthy business partners to engage government contract opportunities to reap the benefits of the HUBZone program through teaming and Joint Ventures. With the addition of Mentor-Protégé agreements to the HUBZone program, large business are now eligible to create HUBZone approved Joint Ventures with Mint Turbines as long as they are a part of a Mentor-Protégé agreement, therefore allowing the Joint Venture to receive all benefits and preferences of the program.
The program’s benefits for HUBZone-certified companies and teams include: competitive and sole source contracting, 10% price evaluation preference in full and open contract competitions, as well as subcontracting opportunities. The federal government has a goal of awarding 3% for all federal prime contracts to HUBZone-certified small business concerns and teams