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SOURCES SOUGHT SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION: This “Sources Sought Synopsis” shall be used to determine the availability of potential sources having the skills and capabilities necessary to perform/provide Daily Mail Presort Services at Overton Brooks VA Medical Center (OBVAMC), Shreveport, La. All interested vendors are invited to provide information to contribute to this market survey/sources sought synopsis including, commercial market information. This is not a solicitation announcement. This is a Sources Sought Synopsis only. Provide only the requested information below.
The purpose of this synopsis is to gain knowledge of potential qualified sources and their size classification, Service Disabled/Veteran Owned Small Business. (SDVOSB/VOSB), Hubzone, 8(a), small, small disadvantage, woman owned small business, or large business) relative to NAICS 561499, All Other Business Support Services (size standard of $16.5 million). Responses to this synopsis will be used by the Government to make appropriate acquisition decisions. After review of the responses to this sources sought synopsis, a solicitation announcement may be published on GSA eBUY or Contract Opportunities website. Responses to this sources sought synopsis are not considered adequate responses to the solicitation announcement. All interested offerors must respond to the solicitation announcement in addition to responding to this sources sought announcement.
Please demonstrate the contractor’s ability to perform services of this nature as the course of its daily business operations. Services shall be performed in accordance with industry standards and practices by qualified personnel.
Responses must be emailed to email@example.com no later than10:00 AM CST, September 10, 2020. Your response should include both the STATEMENT OF CABABILITY and BUSINESS SIZE AND SOCIOÃ‚ÂECONOMIC STATUS information as explained below. Please place “Attention: Daily Mail Presort Services -OBVAMC”, in the subject line of your email. This notice is to assist the VA in determining sources only. A solicitation is not currently available; therefore, DO NOT REQUEST A COPY OF A SOLICITATION THAT DOES NOT EXISTS. If a solicitation is issued it will be announced later, and all interested parties shall respond to that solicitation announcement separately from the responses to this announcement.
REQUESTED INFORMATION: (1) STATEMENT OF CABABILITY:
(1) Submit a brief [five (5) pages or less] capability statement explaining your capability to perform Daily Mail Presort Services. Include the number of qualified personnel need to accomplish this service.
Include experience in performing these services for the VA, other Government (Federal or State) agency, or for a private medical facility. Please specify your maximum capacity and your availability to start.
Please state the distance of your facility from the Department of Veteran Affairs,
Overton Brooks VA Medical Center
510 East Stoner Avenue
Shreveport, LA 71101.
(2) BUSINESS SIZE AND SOCIO-ECONOMIC STATUS:
(a) Indicate if your firm is a certified Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) or Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB)
(b) If small, indicate if your firm qualifies as a small, emerging business, or small disadvantaged business
(c) If disadvantaged, specify under which disadvantaged group and if your firm is certified under Section 8(a) of the Small Business Act
(d) Indicate if your firm is a certified Hub zone firm
(e) Indicate if your firm is a woman-owned or operated business
(f) Indicate whether your business is large or small
(g) Include the DUNS number of your firm.
(h) State whether your firm is registered with the System for Award Management (SAM) at http://www.sam.gov and/or the VetBiz Registry at http://vip.vetbiz.gov/. If not, please NOTE: any future
solicitation could only be awarded to a contractor who is registered in the System for Award Management
(SAM). To receive award based on SDVOSB or VOSB status you must be registered in the VetBiz Registry.
(3) GSA CONTRACT NUMBER
SPECIFIED REQUIREMENT: The contractor shall communicate its capabilities to accomplish the following: Daily Mail Presort Services (See attached Statement of Work)
This RFI is issued solely for information and planning purposes only and does not constitute a solicitation. All information received in response to this RFI that is marked as proprietary will be handled accordingly. In accordance with FAR 15.201(e), responses to this notice are not offers and cannot be accepted by the Government to form a binding contract. Responders are solely responsible for all expenses associated with responding to this RFI.
See attached document: Statement of Work.