NEWS & EVENTS

     Cruz Receives Platinum HIRE Vets Award

November 10, 2020 – U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia recognized Cruz Associates, Inc. (CAI), as one of the 675 recipients of the 2020 HIRE Vets Medallion Award during an award ceremony at the U.S. Department of Labor.

CAI earned the PLATINUM Award after applying earlier this year. The Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act (HIRE Vets Act) Medallion Program is the only federal award program that recognizes job creators who successfully recruit, hire, and retain veterans.

CAI joins 674 other companies from 49 states, plus the District of Columbia, who have shown a commitment to hiring veterans, but also ensuring that they have a long-term career and growth plan that uses the diverse skills they acquired through their military service.

The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is based on a number of criteria, ranging from veteran hiring and retention to providing veteran-specific resources, leadership programming, dedicated human resources, and compensation and tuition assistance programs – with requirements varying for large, medium, and small employers.

About Cruz Associates, Inc.: Cruz Associates, Inc. is a Small Business with over 190 employees located throughout the United States and Guam.  Cruz provides ordnance operations, acquisition management, test and evaluation, energetics production, engineering and technical services and aviation lifecycle support to various Department of Defense customers.

About the HIRE Vets Medallion Program: The HIRE Vets Medallion Award is earned by leading businesses that demonstrate unparalleled commitment to attracting and retaining veterans. The 2021 HIRE Vets Medallion Program will open to employers on Jan. 31, 2021. For more information about the program and the application process, visit www.HIREVets.gov.

      Cruz Logo Sighting

[Yorktown, Virginia]Joseph Webb (Mechanical Engineer, JBLE) was able to proudly represent Cruz Associates Thursday, Oct. 29, during a site survey of an Apache AH-64E at the Apache Training facility (building 2418, Fort Eustis) by wearing his Cruz cap and shirt. Webb arranged the site survey for the Electrical and Mechanical team assigned to a current project which required the inspection of a component mounted in the tail boom and cockpit.

   Cruz Awarded OASIS SB Pools 3 and 4

 

[Yorktown, Virginia] – Cruz Associates, Inc. (CAI) has been awarded the General Services Administration (GSA) One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services – Small Business (OASIS SB) contract for both Pool 3 and Pool 4. OASIS SB is a family of Multiple Award, Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (MA-IDIQ) task order contracts for Government-wide professional service-based requirements which is available for use by all Federal agencies and other entities. OASIS is designed to address agencies’ need for a full range of service requirements that integrate multiple professional service disciplines and ancillary services/products with the flexibility for all contract types and pricing at the task order level. Pool 3 focuses on engineering work under the 541330 NAICS while Pool 4 focuses on Research and Development work under NAICS 541715.

CAI is looking forward to providing its current customers with additional contracting options and extending our services into new markets through OASIS.

About Cruz Associates, Inc.: Cruz Associates, Inc. is a Small Business with over 190 employees located throughout the United States and Guam.  Cruz provides ordnance operations, acquisition management, test and evaluation, energetics production, engineering and technical services and aviation lifecycle support to various Department of Defense customers.