FBO Notice Date 09/20/18
BIDS Reference Number 165
Document Type: Sources Sought
Instruments & Laboratory Equipment

Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, USDA APHIS, 50010

66 -- (3) MG500s Anaerobic Stations and (1) D23 Autoclave Service Agreement SOL REQ58197SEB DUE 092418 POC Shawn E Bilyeu, Purchasing Agent, Phone 515-337-6651, Email shawn.e.bilyeu@aphis.usda.govThe United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Center Veterinary Biologics (CVB), has a requirement for a service agreement on Microbiology International (3) MG500s Anaerobic stations and (1) D23 Autoclave system including calibration. The USDA, APHIS, CVB uses these instruments to grow anaerobic bacteria and sterilize media in Ames, IA.

The purpose of this sources sought is to inquire if there are vendors available to service the Microbiology International systems.

In response to this sources sought please submit information on your company's capabilities to provide this type of service. Please also provide informationon whether your company is the manufacturer or a distributor and a small or large business in accordance with the NAICS code listed in this sources sought. TheGovernment acknowledges that responses to this sources sought are not binding offers. The information obtained will assist in our market research and future solicitation processes. The purpose of this sources sought is solely to obtain information and sources for our future requirement.

Please send responses to this Sources Sought are by Monday, September 24, 2018 at 10:00 am CST. You may send your response to the attention of Shawn Bilyeu by mail, by fax to 515-337-7247, or by email to
Shawn.e.bilyeu@aphis.usda.gov Thank you for your reply.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/ddf343bad2fcfa1c921e6841a000dc45