We are the Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG). As a Contracting Center under the direction of the U.S. Army Contracting Command, we provide global contracting support to a diverse customer base in support of the Joint Warfighter. Our Executive Director and staff components are located at Aberdeen Proving Ground in Maryland. In addition to APG, we also have a contracting presence at various locations including Adelphi, MD; Denver, CO; Ft. Belvoir, VA; Ft. Huachuca, AZ; Frederick, MD; Natick, MA; Orlando, FL; Research Triangle Park, NC; and Tobyhanna Army Depot, PA.
what we do
We provide comprehensive contracting, business advisory support and sustained expertise through six major competency areas: Research and Development; Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR); Cybersecurity; Test and Evaluation; Chemical and Biological Defense; and Medical Research. We offer access to state-of-the art technology and a wide gamut of products and services which provide our Soldiers with the best resources possible. Our contracting and procurement expertise also include installation and base operations, foreign military sales, grants, cooperative agreements, depot-level maintenance and other transactions. We take pride in our role as fiscal stewards by meeting customers' needs in the most effective, economical and timely manner. We provide our customers with access to innovative and agile solutions through our interface with industry and small business.
ACC increases capability, activates contracting battalion
Army Contracting Command added more capability to its contracting arsenal with the activation of the 926th Contingency Contracting Battalion. The new unit was activated Aug. 27 at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.
Approximately 200 guests attended the ceremony at Mallette Hall auditorium to witness the uncasing of the organizational colors by Maj. Gen. Camille M. Nichols, ACC commanding general. During the ceremony, Lt. Col. Derek Draper received the colors from Nichols, symbolic of assuming command of the new unit. View Full Story
Spotlight on...Staff Sgt. Arter E. Sweatman
Staff Sgt. Arter E. Sweatman reclassified from preventive medicine into the acquisition, logistics and technology career field and reported to the Army Contracting Command – Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., in May 2013 as a contract specialist. Since his arrival at ACC-APG, he’s been promoted to staff sergeant and assigned
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