West Chester, PA—September 6, 2019—Weston Solutions, Inc. (Weston), together with Silver Mountain Construction, LLC (SMC), a Small Business Administration (SBA) Certified 8(a) Small Disadvantaged Business, are pleased to announce approval of their 3-year SBA All Small Mentor Protégé Program (ASMPP) Agreement under NAICS code 236220.
SMC, a subsidiary of North Wind Group, an Alaskan Native Corporation, provides horizontal and vertical construction, as well as fueling system construction services to the Department of Defense and other Federal Agencies.
Weston is a large business that has provided full spectrum construction, environmental and infrastructure support to the Department of Defense, Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Energy, and other clients for over 60 years. Under the ASMPP Agreement, Weston will provide mentoring support to SMC in the form of Management and Technical Assistance, General and Administrative Assistance, and Business Development Assistance.
Under the ASMPP, SMC and Weston are now permitted to form joint ventures for the purpose of executing contracts set-aside or reserved for Certified 8(a) small disadvantaged businesses. This arrangement allows both companies to combine the best of their broad capabilities and experience in time-critical infrastructure response, security construction, and fueling systems to provide clients seamless execution, while minimizing risk in contract performance.
Brent Brooks, President of SMC, says, “SMC is eager to work with Weston to combine our strengths and expertise and provide top-tier service to our client’s most challenging construction and disaster response needs. I am confident that SMC will benefit from the developmental assistance provided to us by Weston under this Program.”
Alan Solow, President and CEO of Weston, says, “Our team is looking forward to working with SMC to further develop their construction capabilities, as well as their client base. I am confident, that together, we will provide significant value to our clients, ensuring a long and successful partnership, while continuing to grow our mutual capabilities and expertise.”
SMC is an SBA certified 8(a) small disadvantaged business that provides comprehensive construction services for Federal and commercial customers. As a General Contractor, SMC delivers high quality vertical and horizontal construction support in both a design-build and design-bid-build models. This includes mechanical and electrical systems, controls, excavation and site reclamation, and fueling system inspection, maintenance, and repair.
Founded in 1957 as an environmental services company, Weston has over 1000 employee-owners in 25 offices nationwide, focused on delivering environmental investigation, restoration and remediation, and design-build infrastructure construction management services to Federal, State and local agencies, and commercial clients. Throughout its corporate history, Weston has addressed the full spectrum of civil and environmental engineering projects.