OPTIONS: Options will be used for this project in addition to the previous work described. There will be a total of five (5) options. Options are as follows:
1) South Blast Fence
2) Hydrant Fueling Pit
3) Pump house (3rd 900 GPM Pump)
4) Mill and Overlay Existing Asphalt Shoulder
5) Stainless Steel Hydrant Loop Supply Piping
BRAND NAME: This project requires a brand name specific product. A justification will be posted upon issuance of and attached to the solicitation. The only brand name product included in this acquisition is a Monaco BT-XM Radio Transceiver.
The construction/contract duration is 730 calendar days after Notice to Proceed to include inspection and punch list, which provides adequate time. The North American Industry Classification (NAICS) Code is 237120, with a size standard of $36.5M. The magnitude of this project is between $10,000,000 and $25,000,000. The project is unrestricted and Hubzone preference in accordance with FAR 19.1307 applies.
Award will be made to the offeror whose proposal represents the best value to the Government. Proposals will be evaluated in the areas of technical merit, past performance, small business participation, and price.
The tentative date for issuing the solicitation is on or about 15 DEC 2017. The tentative date for the pre-proposal conference and site visit is on-or-about 20 DEC 2017, 09:00 a.m. local time at the 145th Airlift Wing, 4930 Minuteman Way, Charlotte, NC 28208. Interested contractors are encouraged to attend and shall follow conference registration and base access requirements shown in the solicitation. The site visit will follow the pre-proposal conference. Proposal due date is scheduledfor on-or about 23 January 2018.
Actual dates and times will be identified in the solicitation. Interested offerors must be registered in SAM. To register go to: https://www.sam.gov/portal/public/SAM/. You will need your DUNS number register. Instructions for registering are on the web page. The solicitation and associated information and the plans and specifications will be availableonly from the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website online at https://www.fbo.gov/. FedBizOpps is a web-based dissemination tool designed to safeguard acquisition-related information for all Federal agencies. Interested bidders/offerors must register with FedBizOpps before accessing the system.
DISCLAIMER: The official plans and specifications are located on the officialgovernment web page and the Government is not liable for information furnished by any other source. Amendments, if/when issued will be posted to https://www.fbo.gov/ for electronic downloading. This will normally be the only method of distributing amendments prior to closing; therefore, it is the offerors responsibility to check the website periodically for any amendments to the solicitation. Websites are occasionally inaccessible, due to various reasons. The Government is not responsible for any loss of Internet connectivity or for an offerors inability to access the documents posted on the referenced web pages. The Government will not issue paper copies. All inquiries must be in writing, preferable via emailto the persons specified in the solicitation. All answers will be provided in writing via posting to the web. Place of performance is Charlotte, North Carolina.