PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwired - July 15, 2016) - The Grounds Guys of Mt. Lebanon, a woman-owned small business servicing Pittsburgh and the surrounding area, announced this week that it received a contract worth $116,226 from the U.S. Army Engineer District, Pittsburgh.

The contract calls for the company to furnish grounds maintenance services at the USACE Pittsburgh Engineer Warehouse and Repair Shop and at West View locations. These services include grass cutting and trimming (depending on location); shrubbery shearing; and fertilizer and weed control.

The company has been in business for four years, and has provided a full suite of services to the government in that time, including snow and ice removal, turf applications, and landscaping. Company Owner Ashley Ungerman credits her company's sweeping success to its attention to detail and customer-oriented approach.

"Our customer communication, quality control, clear expectations, delivery, and attention to detail has helped us succeed as a government contractor," said Ungerman. "The great support US Federal Contractor Registration provides us has also helped."

US Federal Contractor Registration is the world's largest third-party registration firm. It helps business owners register to do business with the federal government; build a proper profile in the following systems: (8a, GSA, DSBS, System for Award Management, HUBZone, WOSB, EDWOSB, VOSB, SDVOSB, DAPA, and the Simplified Acquisition Program); and market that profile to the federal government.

"US Federal Contractor Registration has provided us with great support through the learning process of submitting government contracts," said Ungerman. "Our acquisition specialist, Robert Renzella, is always helpful and guides us to success by answering questions clearly and providing additional support when needed."

Eric Knellinger, president of US Federal Contractor Registration, separately credited The Grounds Guys for its approach to looking for and aggressively bidding on contracts.

"To succeed as a government contractor, you must know how to find, research, and bid on contracts. They're out there, if you know where to look," said Knellinger. "The Grounds Guys took what they learned from Robert and ran with it, making sure that they're always on top of opportunities and ready to provide services at the drop of a hat."

US Federal Contractor Registration is a platinum rated D&B rated company. It has completed more than 65,000 federal registrations for federal contractors, nonprofits, state and local agencies, and even for the U.S. government.

For more information about The Grounds Guys of Mt. Lebanon, call Ashley Ungerman at 412-518-8988 or email her at owner.mtlebanon@groundsguys.biz.

Contact Information:

US Federal Contractor Registration
877-252-2700, ext. 1