When you want to know ‘How To’ comply with MIL-STDs or have a particular challenge, the proficiency of our Subject Matter Experts is here for you. We tutor, train, and consult by phone, video conference, or in-person.

If your needs aren’t included below, call 617-314-7700 or Contact Us. We’ll design something just for you!

‘How-to’ Tutorials and MIL-STD Training

MIL-STD-2073: How to Package for Compliance with MIL-STD-2073  and ASTM-D3951 

  • Reading the MIL-STD-2073 packaging codes in your contract
  • Decoding the packaging codes
  • Understanding what to purchase
  • A step-by-step guide to packaging your contract items
  • A set of templates for Data collection, Bill of Packaging Materials, and  Sequence of Packaging Steps
  • Contact info for 3 companies that sell military packaging

PRICE $555; 3 hours (1 preparation and 2 tutorial)

What is MIL-STD-2073?

To protect materiel during shipment and storage, packaging requirements are specified in MIL-STD-2073-1E: STANDARD PRACTICE FOR MILITARY PACKAGING

To learn more, visit the DLA Packaging Page.

MIL-STD-130: How to Label Assets for Compliance

To help you specify UID labels and plates for all items that must comply with MIL-STD-130, we use our Multi-Step Process to:

  • Pick the right Material and Fastening Method for the conditions each item must survive and for your budget
  • Pick the right Label Shape and Size for each item so the label can be read without impacting the item’s function
  • Pick the right Data or help you create it
  • Review your Serialization scheme to find the best Data Construct for you
  • Guide you to the best Encoding Format for you
  • Guide you to select the right data and evaluate it for compliance with MIL-STD-130
  • Check your contract or SOW to see if other data is required

PRICE $195 per hour

WAWF: How to Register UID’s at WAWF / How to Troubleshoot My WAWF Inputs 

  • Helping with WAWF Registration
  • Explaining the fields in the WAWF on-line form for IUID registration
  • Troubleshooting data inputs

PRICE $65 per half hour


Our expertise is broad as are our customers’ lines of business and needs. Below is a sampling of consulting projects and their range of costs to our customers.

We can educate you on these topics or we’ll create a project just for you! If you can benefit from guidance and want to see if a consultation is in your budget, call us for a quotation.

MIL-STD-130: IUID Plans for Submission to DoD 

Complete plan for submitting to DoD as part of a Statement of Work (SOW)

  • Citation of contract and DFARS clauses requiring UID
  • Marking Plan
    • List of Items to be tagged
    • List of items NOT to be tagged
  • Tag specification: material, thickness, attachment method
  • Tag Data: Human Readable Information (HRI), Machine Readable Information (MRI)
  • Warranty data, if required


MIL-STD-2073: Bringing Military Packaging In-House 

  • Includes establishing processes to collect contract data
  • Assemble Bills of Packaging Materials for your Purchasing Dept
  • Create inventory policies for military packaging materials
  • Create standardized sequences of packaging and labeling steps for each Military Preservation Method

PRICE RANGE OF PAST PROJECTS Contact Us for Quotation (Varies with quantity of items, number of packaging steps and detail of inventory policies and SOP’s)

Solicitation Selection Strategy 

Discover which solicitations are worth your bid. Choose a select group of solicitations to evaluate.

  • Review solicitations based on risk of contract type and complexity of packaging
  • Review standard solicitations, IDIQs (Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity), and IDCs (Indefinite Delivery)
  • Review and decipher the MIL-STD-2073 packaging codes
  • Learn what packaging to purchase and receive a Bill of Packaging Materials
  • Receive a step-by-step guide to packaging the solicitation items
  • Receive contact info for 3 companies that sell military packaging

PRICE RANGE OF PAST PROJECTS $925 – 1,200 (Varies with quantity of solicitations)



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