WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced on Monday that the agency distributed more than $395 million in small business obligations for federal prime contracts in fiscal year 2010. NNSA surpassed its departmental small business goal by 39 percent in fiscal year 2010.
To highlight the success of its small business program, NNSA launched the second annual “NNSA Small Business Week.” As part of the NNSA Small Business Week, NNSA is featuring a different small business of the day each day this week.
Today’s profile highlights MIRATEK, a rapidly growing small business that has been in business since 1994 with fiscal year sales of approximately $18 million.
“MIRATEK has been a successful and proven partner with various DOE and NNSA organizations for more than eight years,” said Joe L. Diaz, president of MIRATEK Corporation. “MIRATEK consistently provides competent, timely, and cost-effective information technology, engineering services and program management support to clients.”
MIRATEK provides programmatic and administrative support to DOE and NNSA Second Line of Defense Program. The small business also has supported the DOE/NNSA Critical Skills Initiative/Complex Transformation effort out of the DOE/NNSA Forrestal Headquarters office.
In addition, MIRATEK provides Software Quality Assurance support and Information Technology Staff Augmentation support to DOE/NNSA - Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Pantex in Amarillo, Texas. MIRATEK also provides extensive database integration and custom software development service, software test and software quality assurance services for Sandia National Laboratories.
For additional information on MIRATEK see: http://www.miratek.us/ 
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Established by Congress in 2000, NNSA is a semi-autonomous agency within the U.S. Department of Energy responsible for enhancing national security through the military application of nuclear science in the nation’s national security enterprise. NNSA maintains and enhances the safety, security, reliability, and performance of the U.S. nuclear weapons stockpile without nuclear testing; reduces the global danger from weapons of mass destruction; provides the U.S. Navy with safe and effective nuclear propulsion; and responds to nuclear and radiological emergencies in the U.S. and abroad.