A 100% Tribally Owned SBA 8(a) Certified Small Disadvantaged Business certified in April of 2013.   Proudly owned by The Coquille Indian Tribe.


Tribal One Broadband Technologies, LLC dba ORCA Communications is an SBA Certified 8(a) Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Company.  ORCA has an extensive background in supporting clients with state of the art  and comprehensive IT, Telecom, and Fiber Optic Network solutions.  ORCA’s focus on understanding our customers requirements allows our team of individuals with diverse technological experience and professional leadership to provide the best and most innovative broadband solutions in the country.


Why do Business with ORCA?

  • Experience: Over 11 years of proven performance in Southwestern Oregon
  • Proven: From a start up in 2002 to a profitable and successful facilities based competitive local exchange carrier with a 40+ mile fiber optic network in Coos County, Oregon. We get the job done!
  • Success: ORCA is the “GO TO” metropolitan Ethernet service and broadband solution provider in our market. We are driven to understand and satisfy our client’s requirements.
  • Opportunity: ORCA is taking it’s commercial successes and experiences to the Federal Gov-ernment. As a tribally owned and SBA certified 8(a) BD company, you can SOLE SOURCE without regard to contract value. Direct awards cannot be protested. Prime contractors are eligible to receive small disadvantaged business (SDB) credit and participate in the 5% incentive program.
  • Capabilities
    • Dedicated broadband connectivity solutions: Wide and Local Area Networks, private or public
    • Internet access and support services
    • Outside plant and low voltage inside building wiring: Fiber optic, copper, and wireless network design, planning, engineering, permitting, construction, maintenance and operations.
    • Support: program management; operations; equipment procurement, installation and implementation
    • Operations/Data Center design, build, and operations
    • SBA Mentor-Protégé agreement with Milender White Construction Company:


 

 


Sole Source:

 The Small Business Administration (SBA) 8(a) Sole Source vehicle enables agencies to engage in direct buy contracts with certified contractors. ORCA Communications' SBA 8(a) and SDB business development certification is valid through April 2022.

  • ORCA Communications can receive Sole Source Award: Under 13 CFR 124.506(b), the Small Business Administration may award sole source federal contracts to tribally-owned, certified 8(a) companies without regard to contract value.
  • Prime Contractors are eligible to receive SDB credit for subcontracting to ORCA Communications:
  • Prime Contractors are eligible to participate in the 5% incentive program when subcontracting to ORCA Communications:
  • ORCA Communications can facilitate a direct conversion to a sole source contract:

 

Benefits

 The 8(a) sole source vehicle provides agencies a simplified and shortened acquisition procedure:

  • Reduced decision cycle: the time required to award as 8(a) sole source contract is usually within days.
  • Lowered administrative costs: procurement process and time is reduced to a minimum.
  • Prices reflecting the best value: agency negotiates with the firm to get the best value.
  • Credit for promoting small business participation within agency.
  • Can initiate a contract with a simple high level statement of work. 

Contact

 

   Dr. Douglas E. Wells
   Lt Col, USAF retired
   Director, Business Dev

  ORCA Communications
  3201 Tremont Ave North Bend, OR 97459
  Toll Free:  888-672-0211
  Work:        541-756-3899
  Cell:          719-352-6409
  Fax:          541-266-0377


Tribal One Broadband Technologies, LLC dba ORCA Communications is an SBA Certified 8(a) Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Company.

ORCA has an extensive background in supporting clients with state of the art and comprehensive IT, Telecom, and Fiber Optic Network solutions. ORCA’s focus on under-standing our customers requirements allows our team of individuals with diverse technological experience and professional leadership to provide the best and most innovative broadband solutions in the country.

 


 

NAICS:

  Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation 238210
  Wired Telecommunications Carriers 517110
  Wireless Telecom Carrier 517210
  Telecomm Reseller 517911
  Computer Systems Design 541512
  Computer Facilities Mgmt. 541513
  IT Value Added Resellers 541519
  Other Mgmt. Consulting  541618
  Computer and Office Machine Repair and Maintenance   811212