US Army Mentor Protégé-Program Jacobs - Northwind

Jacobs is pleased to support Northwind under the Army Mentor-Protégé Program. The purpose of the agreement is to grow Northwind to become a preferred supplier to the Army and other DoD agencies, capable of providing value-added support while expanding the industrial base to support the Army and DoD's mission.

  • Construction
  • Sustainability
  • Environmental
  • Facilities O&M
  • Truck Transportation
  • Emergency Response
  • Communication Tower Installation
  • Engineering

Primary Clients
  • US Army
  • US Air Force
  • US Navy
  • USACE (12 Districts)
  • US Department of Agriculture Forest Service
  • Army Reserves
  • Defense Logistics Agency
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Defense National Stockpile Center
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • US Property/Fiscal Office

Advantages of the Northwind-Jacobs Team
  • Less risk to the Government as Northwind|Jacobs provides agency knowledge and work experience combined with financial stability, staffing, and technical expertise.
  • More effective delivery of services to Government as a result of Northwind receiving assistance in the form of technical and financial management, operations and infrastructure support, expanded corporate capabilities, and business and proposal development.
  • Applicable NAICS include, but are not limited to:
    • 541690 - Other Scientific & Technical Services
    • 561210 - Facilities Support Services
    • 237990 - All Other Heavy & Civil Engineering Construction

About the DoD
Mentor-Protégé Program
The Jacobs/Northwind DoD Mentor-Protégé relationship is sponsored by the U.S. Army. The DoD Mentor-Protégé Program partners eligible SDBs, WOSBs, and SDVOSBs with major defense contractors to help meet DoD mission needs.

Northwind Engineering, LLC (Northwind) is an 8a certified Native American, Woman-Owned, and Disadvantaged Small Business with a history of outstanding service to federal, state, and private sector customers throughout the United States and abroad. With a philosophy that focuses on timely and cost-effective solutions, Northwind's sole intent is to provide services on project work that exceeds their customers' expectations. The company has conducted work in 40 U.S. states, Latin America, and the Middle East. Northwind currently employs 175 people and exceeded $30 million in revenue during the past fiscal year.

Jacobs, one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, has been privileged to work for the Department of Defense (DOD) for over 50 years. Jacobs has a proven track record of accomplishment related to the utilization and advancement of the small business community as demonstrated by "Highly Successful" ratings by the DCMA. Jacobs has served as a Mentor in the DOD Mentor-Protégé Program since 1996, having worked with more than 20 Protégés during that period. Jacobs' protégés have increased staff by an average of 253% and revenues by an average of 200% during their mentor-protégé agreements with Jacobs. Jacobs been honored to be the recipient of the DOD Nunn-Perry Award for Mentor-Protégé excellence on four occasions.