FBO Notice Date 05/24/18
BIDS Reference Number 1203
Document Type: Special Notice
Maintenance, Repair & Rebuilding Of Equipment
Department of Veterans Affairs, Hampton VAMC, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 23667
J -- Emergency Sterrad Sterilizer Repair VAMC Fayetteville, Wilmington HCC SOL 36C24618Q0791Bernard HustedContracting OfficerPursuant to FAR Subpart 13.106-1(b)(1), the U.S. Department of Veterans AffairsNetwork Contracting Office (NCO 6), intends to issue a sole source award to Ethicon, Inc. for a service contract to repair STERRAD (R) 100NX(TM) 1-DR sterilization equipment located at the VA Health Care Center located in Wilmington, North Carolina. The contractor shall must have original equipment manufacturers (OEM) training on the specific model and must have full and unfettered access to all OEM parts, service publications, diagnostic and service software. Certification as an Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP) qualified Field Service Engineer is required.This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotations; however, allexpressions of interest received within Five (5) days of the issuance of this notice will be considered by the government. Interested contractors may identify their capability to provide the services prescribed within this notice, and should provide sufficient data for the government to determine them as a comparable alternative to the intended source. A determination by the government not tocompete this proposed contract based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the government. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitiveprocurement.The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code for this acquisition is 811219, Size Standard $20.5 Million Dollar, and the Classification code is J065.This acquisition will be under Simplified Acquisition Procedures and Other ThanFull and Open Competition as authorized under FAR 13.106-1 (b). Expressions ofinterest should be sent via email to Bernard Husted at Bernard.email@example.com.