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NuCrest, LLC Obtains GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC BOA Contract


NuCrest, LLC (NuCrest) was awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services (STARS II) GWAC Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) subcontract through its partner Taurean General Services, Inc.  The GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC has a $15 billion program ceiling with a Five-year base with Five-year option (August 31, 2011 to August 30, 2021).

The GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC is a multiple award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract centered on four functional areas derived from the North American Industrial Classification Systems (NAICS). The GSA 8(a) STARS II contract vehicle allows for directed task orders up to $4 Million, including options and allows us to provide simple to complex technology services to federal agencies.

STARS II partners must meet GSA requirements for technical proficiency, and are grouped into Constellation I and Constellation II, which is reserved for 8(a) companies with recognized credentials, such as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) or International Standards Organization (ISO) certifications. Companies are able to receive directed contract awards valued up to $4M.

Quick GSA 8(a) STARS II Facts:

  • 8(a) STARS II is GSA’s 3rd generation 8(a) GWAC

  • 8(a) STARS allows directed task orders up to $4M

  • No offer and acceptance letter is required from the Small Business Administration (SBA)

  • No FedBizOpps synopsis is required

  • Complimentary task order scope compatibility reviews are provided by the Small Business GWAC Center

  • Task orders may be issued directly or by a 3rd party acquisition shop such as GSA’s Office of Assisted Acquisition Services

  • Web (i.e. Internet) page design services, custom

  • For more information about STARS II, visit the GSA website:


The 8(a) STARS II IDIQ vehicle offers additional opportunities for Federal customers to purchase innovative IT services through NuCrest, while also ensuring continued growth for the company.  We are excited to have been selected as a Taurean STARS II 8 (a) industry partner,” said President/CEO Michael Adams.

NuCrest, LLC is a minority-owned Certified Veteran Enterprise (CVE) Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) based in Anne Arundel County Maryland and established to provide organizations with a diverse portfolio of IT Enterprise Services and Solutions to help meet their challenging business needs and bring greater efficiency to these organization to meet all federal and industry regulatory guidelines and standards. For more information you can call Michael Adams at 703-375-9308, email us at or visit their website at

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