Serving the defense community and private sector for over 20 years.
Established in 2004, Wilks & Associates, Inc. is headquartered in Huntsville, AL, home to the Redstone Arsenal, Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM), the Space and Missile Defense Command, the Missile Defense Agency and numerous other military agencies and project offices. Our company is a woman owned professional services C corporation.
Wilks & Associates provide comprehensive expertise and support for a full spectrum of technical and program management solutions, performance and oversight. This includes design, execution, and analysis of large scale, complex military projects throughout all phases of the defense acquisition life cycle.
Resource Management – DoD 5000
Wilks and Associates will assist the Government by providing technical expertise in Data Collection, analysis and database maintenance of DoD 5000 and AR 70-1 directed program management processes. The company will assist in the preparation of acquisition documents regardless of program phase, and contract language to insure the accurate and timely identification of program progress and variances. The focus of the Company will be to provide the Government with a in depth analysis of all of the areas and to insure that all risk areas are identified including the inter-relational risks associated in managing a multi-phased program.
Costing and Analysis
The company can provide the Government the full range of cost estimating services. Wilks will assist the Government in the development of a program’s cost estimates by performing market research and analysis, preparation of the required documents and assist the Government in performing the required review of Contractor supplied estimates. The company will also assist in the collection, management and analysis of Program cost data and provide the Government with timely reports on program process and cost trends. The company can provide Business Case development of alternatives and formal AoA studies as required.
Controlled Risk Acquisition
The prompt identification and management of risks are critical to a program success. Wilks and Associates can provide the full range of risk management services to include Technical Risk Identification and Evaluation, Cost risk identification, and schedule risks. The Company can assist the Government in identifying methods for managing and mitigating the identified risks to minimize the impact to the program. The company is well versed in the EVMS process and can assist the Government in analysis the data and making timely recommendations.
Wilks and Associates is well versed in the development and management of complex, multilevel schedules. From Microsoft Project to EVMS to simple Power Point schedules, the Company is capable of supplying the Government to timely, accurate program schedules. In addition, the company can assist the Government in management the program by performing the complex relational analysis of the various program activities by integrating the technical schedules with the cost and contract plans to insure that both risk management and cost control process have timely and complete information.