Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3)

Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services (RS3) provides support services for programs with Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) related requirements to include:

  • Engineering & Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance (SETA)
  • Research, Development, Test and Evaluation
  • Logistics
  • Acquisition and Strategic Planning
  • Education and Training

Customers may include various Army Contracting Command – Aberdeen Proving Ground, Program Executive Offices; other Department of Defense agencies, and other federal agencies with C4ISR-related requirements.

About Peerless

Peerless Technologies Corporation — an RS3 Small Business Prime — brings more than 20 years’ experience providing “Exceptional” support to the Federal Government. With more than 500 employees nationwide, Peerless performs a wide range of SETA services in support of DoD, the Intelligence Community, and NASA customers. We bring prime contractor experience to RS3 using government and industry best practices in project management; systems engineering; test and evaluation; research and development; information assurance/cyber security; and business and acquisition support.

Based in Dayton, Ohio, with operating locations nationwide, Peerless owns its 17,300-square-foot headquarters with six conference rooms and a Secure Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF)-ready space. Peerless has an ISO 9001:2015 certified Quality Management System and an ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System to ensure financial and contract management quality, and is assessed at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 to ensure technical performance. Peerless has Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCCA)-compliant accounting and Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA)-approved purchasing systems.

Core Capabilities for RS3

  • Weapons Systems Acquisition Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Integrated Logistics Support
  • Cost Analysis
  • Innovation and Research Project Management
  • Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
  • Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
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Contract Period

Oct. 18, 2018 – May 14, 2027

Optional Ordering Period

Five years from exercise (2027)