DIA to post solicitation for Counterespionage Division support
On March 23, the Virginia Contracting Activity, on behalf of the Defense Intelligence Agency, posted a presolicitation notice for Counterespionage Division (CED) Support Services (Solicitation Number: HHM402-17-R-0011). The solicitation is anticipated to be released on or about 7 April 2017. This date is subject to change without notice. The solicitation will contain information concerning the Industry Day/Pre-Proposal Conference that will be held.
The Virginia Contracting Activity intends to acquire a full range of security and defensive Counterintelligence (CI) support required to meet the mission of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Directorate of Operations (DO), Office of Counterintelligence (OCI), Counterespionage Division (CED) located in the Russell Knox Building (RKB), Quantico, VA. The solicitation number is HHM402-17-R-0011.
DIA is first in all-source intelligence to prevent strategic surprise and deliver a decision advantage to warfighters, defense planners, and policy makers. A multitude of sophisticated Foreign Intelligence Entities (FIE) pose a significant collection threat to DIA, which sets the basis for this contract. CED, within the OCI conducts CI investigative and internal CI activities to protect DIA personnel, formation, and missions from FIE and insider threats. CED identifies and creates opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts directed against DIA. CED is focused on three core CI mission areas: 1) CI Investigative Activities; 2) CI Protective Activities, and 3) Integration and Lead Development Activities.
The overall objective involves conducting timely CI investigative and DIA internal CI activities to accurately identify threats posed to DIA personnel, information, and missions from FIE and insider threats and identify and create opportunities to neutralize and exploit FIE efforts.
Full information is available here.