6ME0068 – Sources Sought – U.S. Government Seeks To Lease Office Space in Orono, Maine

Nov 22, 2022 | Sources Sought

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General Services Administration (GSA) seeks to lease the following space:

State: ME

City: Orono

Delineated Area:

Within Penobscot County, Maine within an industrial and/or a research & development zoned area bounded by: North: Route 43 East: Route 2 to Route 178 South: I-395 West: I-95  

Minimum Sq. Ft. (ABOA): 2,969

Maximum Sq. Ft. (ABOA): 3,415 RSF

Space Type: Office, laboratory

Parking Spaces (Total): 26

Parking Spaces (Surface): 18

Parking Spaces (Structured): N/A

Parking Spaces (Reserved): 6 GOVs, 2 boats

Full Term: 240 months

Firm Term: 120 months

Option Term: Two 5-year renewals

Additional Requirements: Ground floor space with on grade access for the operation of a wet laboratory. Security camera for parking lot: 6 GOVs and 2 boats; One EV station with structure in place for two more in the future. Floor drains in wet lab and interior/exterior hose bibs. Loading dock- on grade access required for unloading of heavy pallets.

Offered space must meet Government requirements for fire safety, accessibility, seismic, and sustainability standards per the terms of the Lease.  A fully serviced lease is required.  Offered space shall not be in the 100 year flood plain.

Entities are advised to familiarize themselves with the telecommunications prohibitions outlined under Section 889 of the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), as implemented by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR).  ).  For more information, visit: https://acquisition.gov/FAR-Case-2019-009/889_Part_B.


Expressions of Interest Due: 12/08/2022

Market Survey (Estimated): 01/09/2023

Occupancy (Estimated): 10/01/2024

Send Expressions of Interest to:

Name/Title: Eduardo DePina / Leasing Specialist


General Services Administration, 11th Floor

10 Causeway St. Boston, MA 02222

Cell Phone: 617-921-1241

Email Address: eduardo.depina@gsa.gov

Government Contact Information

Lease Contracting Officer

Nicholas Caron

Leasing Specialist

Eduardo DePina




Send Offers to:

Electronic Offer Submission:

Offers must be submitted electronically through the Requirement Specific Acquisition Platform (RSAP), located at https://lop.gsa.gov/rsap/.

Interested parties must go to the RSAP website, select the “Registration” link and follow the instructions to register.  Instructional guides and video tutorials are offered on the RSAP homepage and in the “HELP” tab on the RSAP website.

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Note:   Entities not currently registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) are advised to start the registration process as soon as possible.

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