Contract Management

Contract Summary

LBNL is managed and operated by the Regents of the University of California under prime contract number DE-AC02-05CH11231. This is a cost-reimbursement Management & Operating performance-based contract with special performance fee and award term provisions. As of 2017, the Contractor has earned a total of 10 years towards the possible additional 5 years of the current contract term. The contract period of performance is April 19, 2005 – May 31, 2020. For each earned or forfeited Award Term period(s), the Contract will be modified consistent with Clause F.2, Award Term Incentive (Special), and the period of performance will be adjusted. The Contract’s maximum period of performance, shall not exceed twenty (20) years or 2025. The contract can be viewed at the following website:

Work under this contract includes scientific and technical programs sponsored by major DOE organizations. LBNL’s primary DOE program sponsors are:

  • Office of Science;
  • Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy;
  • Fossil Energy; and
  • Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability.