The Brillance of Ingenuity
CFD Research currently has multiple contract vehicles and teaming arrangements that allow government customers to purchase engineering and information technology services efficiently and cost-effectively.
CFD Research holds a General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule 871 contract for Professional Engineering Services.


CFD Research holds a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) as a small business prime for the Expedited Professional and Engineering Support Services (EXPRESS) Program Technical Domain for non-R&D Engineering Services (NAICS 541330).

The EXPRESS program, managed by the Army Contracting Command-Redstone, successfully implements a cooperative environment to support Team Redstone’s mission with advisory and assistance services. Since 2005, over $12B has been awarded through the EXPRESS Technical Domain to support high-technology, high-quality, relevant, and responsive advisory and assistance services to Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM), Aviation and Missile Research, Development, and Engineering Center (AMRDEC), and Program Executive Offices for Aviation and Missile and Space. EXPRESS is a cornerstone contract vehicle that enables Team Redstone to acquire cost-effective support.

Contact us to learn more about how to use our EXPRESS contract.

Vertical Lift Technology Development (VLTD)

CFD Research is a small business prime contractor for the NASA Vertical Lift Technology Development (VLTD) program at Ames Research Center (ARC). This contract provides aeronautical engineering, research, and development for vertical lift technologies, including aeromechanics modeling and analysis, simulation facility hardware and software development, aircraft performance and flight control systems analysis and evaluation, and mission effectiveness analysis and management. Air traffic management development is also included to assess and integrate new operating procedures for efficiency and safety.

Contact us to discuss using the VLTD vehicle.


CFD Research’s Professional Engineering Services Schedule 871 Contract, also referred to as the PES Schedule, provides federal agencies with solutions for their various engineering requirements. This schedule offers a broad range of engineering disciplines from mechanical, electrical, and chemical components and focuses on aerospace engineering services in the following Special Item Numbers:

871-1: Strategic Planning for Technology Programs/Activities
871-2: Concept Development and Requirements Analysis
871-3: System Design, Engineering and Integration
871-4: Test and Evaluation
871-5: Integrated Logistics Support
871-6: Acquisition and Lifecycle Support

Contact us to discuss using our GSA PES Schedule 871 services.

Other Contract Vehicles

CFD Research has teaming agreements with prime contractors on other popular government contract vehicles. Customers utilizing these vehicles are welcome to contact us for information on how to best access our capabilities and services:

Air Force

TETRAS - Test and Evaluation Technologies for Ranges, Armaments, and Spectrum


DOMS-MES - Development, Operations, Maintenance and Support - Missile Element Simulation


RS3 - Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services


Scientific and Professional/Technical Support for CEMB/DHQP
Professional Services for DGMQ
WDPB Enhanced Laboratory and Epidemiologist Support


ESSSA - Engineering and Science Services and Skills Augmentation


ATEP II - Advanced Technical Exploitation Program II


SeaPort-NxG - SeaPort Next Generation


COSMIC - Concepts and Operations for Space and Missile Defense Integration Capabilities


CFD Research Point of Contact

Ms. Moncia Whitaker
Contracts Manager

701 McMillian Way NW
Huntsville, AL 35806

(256) 726-4800


Mr. Richard Thoms
Manager, Technology Partnerships

701 McMillian Way NW
Huntsville, AL 35806

(256) 694-0771