(1) SOURCES SOUGHT
This is a Sources Sought Notice only. This is not a request for proposal, but a survey to locate potential sources. This Sources Sought does not constitute an Invitation for Bids, Request for Proposals, or a Request for Quotations, and is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government to issue an order or otherwise pay for the information solicited, nor is it a guarantee of a forthcoming solicitation or contract. It is for market research purposes only. Respondents will not be notified of the results of the evaluation.
The purpose of this Sources Sought Notice is to gain knowledge of interest, capabilities, and qualifications of various members of industry, to include the Small Business Community: Small Business, Section 8(a), Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUB-Zone), Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Busines (SDVOSB), Women -Owned Small Business (WOSB), and Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB). The Government must ensure there is adequate competition among the potential pool of responsible contractors. Small business, Section 8(a), HUBZone, SDVOSB, WOSB, & EDWOSB businesses are highly encouraged to participate.
(2) Date: September 3, 2020
(3) Classification Code: 66
(4) NAICS Code: 541380 – Testing Laboratories
(5) NAICS Size Standard: $15 million
(6) Contracting Office Address: DLA Energy, 8725 John J. Kingman Road, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060
(7) Subject: Sources Sought for: See Attachment I
(8) Sources Sought Closing Response Date: September 10, 2020
(9) Point of Contact: Augustus Patterson, email@example.com, (571) 585-1435
To find sources that are qualified to meet the supplies/services as listed on the attachment.
All interested parties should notify this office by e-mail by the posted date. Responses shall include:
(I)To what extent each of the specifications can be met.
(II)Include your type of business (i.e. commercial, academia), whether your organization is classified as a large or small business based on the $15,000,000.00 standard that accompanies NAICS code 541380 – Testing Laboratories. If a small business, you must also list any small disadvantaged status you hold [HUBZone, 8(a), Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), Women Owned Small Business (WOSB), Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB), etc.].
(III) Past experience/ performance through the description of completed projects.
(IV) Responses to this sources sought synopsis are due no later than 12:00 PM eastern standard time September 9, 2020. Submissions should be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(V) Questions concerning this sources sought synopsis may be directed to the Point of Contact.
(VI) Estimated Delivery Timeframe or Period of Performance: 4-6 weeks After Receipt of Order (ARO).