Fort Benning - Small Business Contracting Assistance and Information

Fort Benning Georgia Maneuvers 

Fort Benning - Small business contracting guidance and insight. This web page includes subcontracting opportunities with prime defense contractors at Fort Benning and information about the types of products, equipment, materials, and services procured to support this Army installation. A list of helpful points of contact and assistance with doing business at Fort Benning is provided.  


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Fort Benning is the U.S. Army's "Maneuver Center of Excellence."  Fort Benning is a large military complex with a total of 182,464 acres.

Stationed at Fort Benning are approximately 12,877 permanent military personnel, 33,818 military family members, and nearly 17,000 military trainees.  There are also about 6,600 federal civilian personnel supporting the operations and training programs at Fort Benning.  The annual training volume at Fort Benning is approximately 65,465 soldiers.   

There are enormous contracting opportunities for small businesses at Fort Benning. There are millions of dollars in small business set-aside contracts annually and numerous opportunities to partner with large prime contractors as vendors and subcontractors.  

 Fort Benning U.S. Army Georgia Training
Fort Benning is located in central
west Georgia, near Columbus.

Fort Benning - Military Construction (MILCON) 
There has been $3.5 billion in military construction at Fort Benning.  Fort Benning MILCON includes refurbishment and modernization of facilities.  For example: there has been 4,000 new and refurbished housing units, an addition of 6 Million square feet of on-post facilities, a new 750,000 square foot hospital, and a new 860 room on-post lodge. 

Military Units and Training Organizations at Fort Benning 
Fort Benning is host to 5 brigades and 11 major tenant units. Some of these military units and training organizations at Fort Benning include:

  • U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence
  • U.S Army Infantry School
  • 199th Infantry Brigade
  • U.S Army Armor School 
  • 194th Armored Brigade
  • 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team
  • 316th Cavalry Brigade
  • 198th Infantry Brigade
  • Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade (ARTB) 
  • 75th Ranger Regiment 
  • Army National Guard Warrior Training Center 
  • Army Research Institute 
  • 14th Combat Support Hospital 
  • General Services Administration (GSA) at Fort Benning
  • Defense Military Pay Office  
  • Mission and Installation Contracting Command (MICC) at Fort Benning
  • Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC) 
  • U.S. Army TACOM Fleet Management Expansion (FMX) 
  • 902nd Military Intelligence Group 
  • Fort Benning Logistics Readiness Center (LRC) 

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Fort Benning Contracting 
The Mission and Installation Contracting Command (MICC) at Fort Benning provides on-post Army commands, units, and leadership with contracting support and contract administration oversight.  MICC is responsible for acquiring equipment, supplies and services needed to support Fort Benning's operations and training programs.

      MICC - Fort Benning
      Bldg 6, Meloy Hall, Room 207
      Fort Benning, Georgia 31905-5000 
      Phones:  706-545-4943  /  706-545-2219  /  706-545-2730  /  706-545-4224


Fort Benning Small Business Programs 
Fort Benning's Small Business Advisor (SBA) is an advocate for small businesses, woman owned, and small disadvantaged businesses.  To learn more about these opportunities, contact the Fort Benning Small Business Specialist. 

What types of products and services are procured by Fort Benning? 
We have compiled a master list of the types of products and services that are routinely
procured commercially (or contracted for) by this defense installation and other military
bases and DoD organizations.  
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