From: Federal Government(Federal)
Start Date06 Dec, 2022 (2 months ago)
Due Date13 Dec, 2022 (1 month ago)
Opportunity TypeBid Notification
Customer / AgencyDEPT OF DEFENSE
LocationWright Patterson AFB , OH 45433 USA
NOTICE OF INTENT TO AWARD SOLE SOURCEThe United States Air Force (the Government) intends to issue a Firm-Fixed-Price order to a single source, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).PSC: 7A21NAICS: 519210Size Standard: 1000 EmployeesSoftware name: AAAS “Science” PublicationsSupplier name: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)Product description:The AFRL Library Council requires a subscription database that meets the demands of high-level technical services. The subscription must offer the collection and services to meet the needs of a broad user base, provide high quality resources, and be accessible in all locations. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) "Science" publications: "Science", "Science Signaling", "Science Translational Medicine", "Science Immunology", "Science Robotics" and "Science Advances" are electronic publications with content focused on literature from all scientific fields and research areas. Access to the AAAS electronic publications enhances the broad access to scientific research that is crucial to the work done at the Air Force Research Laboratory and Air Force Institute of Technology.This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotations. However, all responsible sources may submit a capability statement, proposal, or quotation, which shall be considered by the Government. The Government will consider responses received within 5 days of issuance of this notice. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct a full and open competitive procurement or a small business set aside competitive procurement. The Government will not pay for any information received in response to this announcement.If the Government decides to compete this requirement, a synopsis shall be issued utilizing the combined synopsis/solicitation procedure identified in FAR 12.603. If this effort becomes a Small Business Set-Aside, FAR 52.219-14, Limitation on Subcontracting, will apply. Therefore, small businesses that want to be considered for a small business set-aside should demonstrate how they intend to comply. A determination not to compete this requirement based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. Contractors should be aware of the following information:Contractors must include the following information:Points of contact, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers.Identification as a large U.S. business, a small U.S. business, or a foreign business. Please note that size indicated should be based on the NAICS code for this effort listed above.Identification of any other socioeconomic status including: Women-Owned Small Business, Economically Disadvantaged Small Business, 8(a), Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, Veteran Owned Small Business or HUBZone.Company CAGE Code or DUNS Number. In your response, you must address how your product meets the product characteristics specified above.Submitted information shall be UNCLASSIFIED.Responses are limited to 10 pages in a Microsoft Word compatible format.