PBG Awarded a 2-year Contract with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)
Washington, DC: PBG Consulting has recently been awarded a 2-year contract with the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) to provide Operations and Maintenance Support for their Comprehensive Electronic Permitting System (ePermits).
APHIS issues permits for the import, transit and release of regulated animals, animal products, veterinary biologics, plants, plant products, pests, organisms, soil, and genetically engineered organisms. ePermits is a web-based system that allows users to submit import/interstate movement/transit/release permit applications, track applications, apply for renewals and amendments, and receive copies of their permits.
As part of this contract, PBG will be providing Application and System Maintenance and Administration for ePermits to ensure continuity of services for APHIS user community.
“We are excited to have the opportunity to support APHIS’s strategic goal to ‘protect US animal and plant resources by safeguarding resources from exotic invasive pests and diseases and monitoring & managing agricultural pests and diseases within the US’. ”, says Vanessa Soon, CTO at PBG Consulting
PBG Consulting, a leading small business provider specializing in a broad array of Program Management, Operations, and Information Technology (IT) services, helps clients solve business problems and build for the future, with financial planning, business advisory, technology, and analytics. For more information visit the PBG website at www.pbgconsult.com