Additive Manufacturing Polymer Pellets BPA for ERDC GSL

expired opportunity(Expired)
From: Federal Government(Federal)
W912HZ22Q9922

Basic Details

started - 12 Sep, 2022 (19 months ago)

Start Date

12 Sep, 2022 (19 months ago)
due - 16 Sep, 2022 (19 months ago)

Due Date

16 Sep, 2022 (19 months ago)
Bid Notification

Type

Bid Notification
W912HZ22Q9922

Identifier

W912HZ22Q9922
DEPT OF DEFENSE

Customer / Agency

DEPT OF DEFENSE (703818)DEPT OF THE ARMY (132427)USACE (37870)OTHER_DIVISION (3542)W2R2 USA ENGR R AND D CTR (940)

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* 12 September 2022 - A Question and Answer document has been added to this solicitaiton.  The closing date remains at 5:00pm CST, Friday, 16 September.  This is a combined synopsis/solicitation prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice for Additive Manufacturing Polymer Pellets.  This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are being requested, and a written solicitation will not be issued.The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (GSL) in Vicksburg, MS intends to award multiple, up to three, Master Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPA) in order to facilitate the procurement of additive manufacturing polymer pellets. A BPA is a simplified method of filing anticipated repetitive needs for supplies or services by establishing “charge accounts” with qualified sources of supply. Pursuant to Federal Acquisition
Regulation (FAR) 13.303, Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs), the Contractor agrees to the identified terms and conditions for a BPA to provide the required manufactured polymer pellets. The Government anticipates this solicitation will result in multiple BPA awards, up to three. Ordering shall be for a period of five years or a total combined $485,000 in capacity is utilized unless earlier termination.  The Contractor shall furnish all labor, supervision, and other items and services necessary to produce the required pellets as defined in the attached Description of Requirements (DOR).The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2022-05. This procurement is being competed as unrestricted and utilizes the North American Industry Classification System Code (NAICS) 323111, Commercial Printing (Except Screen and Books), with a size standard 500 employees. This procurement is being conducted in accordance with regulations at FAR Part 12, Acquisition of Commercial Items, FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures, and FAR 13.303, Blanket Purchase Agreements.The Master BPA does not obligate any funds.  The government shall be obligated only to the extent of authorizes services actually utilized via a properly executed BPA Call.  The Government estimates, but does not guarantee, that the total volume of purchases through this agreement will be $485,000.00 over a 5-year period. Individual purchases shall not exceed $250,000.00. There shall be no guaranteed minimum or maximum order limits established and no guaranteed dollar amount of expenditures with the vendor. Actual purchases will be made via properly executed BPA Calls.  All BPA Calls will be initiated at the time the manufactured polymer pellets are needed by a warranted Contracting Officer, a warranted Micro-purchase Contracting Officer, or a BPA Ordering Authorized Individual. An example BPA Call is also attached to this solicitation. Offerors shall provide a quote for the example BPA Call. Quote shall include all labor, materials and shipping FOB destination to the Engineering Research and Development Center, 3909 Halls Ferry Road, Vicksburg MS 39180.In accordance with FAR 52.212-2 - Evaluation -- Commercial Items, the Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer conforming to the solicitation will be most advantageous to the Government.  The following factors shall be used to evaluate offers:1) Technical – Providing items that at least meet the minimum specifications as defined in the DOR2) Price - Price will be evaluated to determine the three lowest quotes.Basis of Award: Award(s) will be made to the three offerors that are technically acceptable and provide the lowest quote for the example provided. Failure to submit sufficient information for the Government to determine technical capability and quoted price may be cause for rejection of your quote.The Government will issue an award to the offeror whose quote is the Lowest Price that is determined to meet at least the minimum requirements to be determined Technically Capable. Failure to submit sufficient information for the Government to determine technical capability and quoted price may be cause for rejection of your quote. The Government intends to evaluate offers and award a contract without discussions with offerors. However, the Government reserves the right to conduct discussions if later determined by the Contracting Officer to be necessary. The Government may reject any or all offers if such action is in the public interest; accept other than the lowest offer; and waive informalities and minor irregularities in offers received. Pursuant to FAR 52.204-7(b), System for Award Management, offerors must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) at the time an offer or quotation is submitted and shall continue to be registered until time of award, during performance, and through final payment of any contract, basic agreement, basic ordering agreement, or blanket purchasing agreement resulting from this solicitation. If an offeror is not registered in SAM at the time of the offer, its offer will not be considered for award. You may register electronically at http://www.sam.gov.Before a complete evaluation of your quote can be made the Offeror must provide "Offeror Representations and Certifications" for their company. The preferred method for providing Reps & Certs is to include this information in your SAM registration. Offerers who do not include their Reps & Certs in their SAM registration must print, complete, and include FAR Clause 52.212-3 Alt I, Offeror Representations and Certifications - with their quote package.It will be the offeror’s responsibility to frequently check the www.Sam.gov website where the synopsis/solicitation is to be posted for any amendments/changes to the RFP and closing date.  Any offers submitted after the response date and time will be considered late and will not be evaluated. The following FAR clauses and provisions may apply to this acquisition:52.203-3 Gratuities52.204-4 Printed or Copied Double-Sided on Postconsumer Fiber Content Paper52.204-7 System for Award Management52.204-13 System for Award Management Maintenance52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items52.212-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications- Commercial Items52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions - Commercial Items;52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statues or Executive Orders – Commercial Items52.252-2 Clauses Incorporated by ReferenceAdditionally, the following clauses/provisions located within FAR 52.212- 5 may apply to this acquisition:52.203-19 Prohibition on Requiring Certain Internal Confidentiality Agreements or Statements52.204-10 Reporting Executive Compensation and First-Tier Subcontract Awards52.204-23 Prohibition on Contracting for Hardware, Software, and Services Developed or Provided by Kaspersky Lab and Other Covered Entities52.204-25 Prohibition on Contracting for Certain Telecommunications and Video Surveillance Services or Equipment52.209-6 Protecting the Government's Interests when Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment52.209-10 Prohibition on Contracting with Inverted Domestic Corporations52.219-6 Notice of Total Small Business Set-Aside52.219-28 Post Award Small Business Program Representation52.222-3 Convict Labor52.222-19 Child Labor Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities52-222-26 Equal Opportunity52.222-35 Equal Opportunity for Veterans52.222-36 Equal Opportunity for Workers with Disabilities52.222-50 Combating Trafficking in Persons52.223-18 Encouraging Contractor Policies to Ban Text Messaging While Driving52.232-34 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer – Other than System for Award Management52.233- 3 Protest After Award52.233-4 Applicable Law for Breach of Contract ClaimThe full text of these FAR clauses can be accessed electronically at website:https://www.acquisition.gov/browse/index/farThe following DFARS Clauses and Provisions may be applicable to this acquisition:252.203-7000 Requirement Relating to Compensation of Former DoD officials252.203-7002 Requirement to Inform Employees of Whistleblower Rights252.203-7005 Representation Relating to Compensation of Former DoD officials252.211-7003 Item Unique Identification and Valuation252.204-7003 Control Of Government Personnel Work Product252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports252.232-7010 Levies on Contract Payments252.243-7001 Pricing Of Contract ModificationsThe full text of these DFARS clauses can be accessed electronically at website:https://www.acquisition.gov/dfarsResponses should be submitted via email to Angie Stokes at angela.m.stokes@usace.army.mil no later than 5:00pm Central Standard Time on Friday, 16 September 2022.

Vicksburg ,
 MS  39180  USALocation

Place Of Performance : N/A

Country : United StatesState : MississippiCity : Vicksburg

Classification

naicsCode 323111Commercial Printing (except Screen and Books)
pscCode 7690Miscellaneous Printed Matter