FBO Notice Date 06/18/18
BIDS Reference Number 218
Document Type: Sources Sought
Medical, Dental & Veterinary Equipment & Supplies

Department of Veterans Affairs, VA South Texas Health Care System, Department of Veterans Affairs South Texas Health Care System, 78229

65 -- NTX Covidien I-Driver SOL 36C25718Q9570 DUE 062518Shantelle Mayfield210-694-6330

This Sources Sought Notice is for informational and planning purposes only and shall not be construed as a solicitation or as an obligation or commitment by the Government. This notice is intended strictly for Market Research. This is a Request for Information only. This is NOT a solicitation for proposals, proposal abstracts, or quotations.

The Department of Veterans Affairs North Texas VA Medical Center in Dallas, Texas intend to award a sole source contract award for the purchase of Covidein I-Drive System for Dallas VA Medical Center. The Government is conducting a market survey to help determine the availability and technical capability of qualified service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, veteran-owned small businesses,small businesses, HUBZone small businesses and/or other large businesses capable of serving the needs identified below. This notice of intent is for open market as well as Federal Supply Schedule items.

The purpose of this notice is to gain knowledge of potential qualified sources and their sizeclassification/socioeconomic status (service-disabled veteran owned small business, veteran owned small business, women owned small business, HUB Zone, 8(a), small business or large business, relative to NAICS 339112. Responses to this notice will be used by the Government to make appropriate acquisition decisions. A solicitation is not currently available. If a solicitation is issued, it will beannounced on Federal Business opportunities website http://www.fbo.gov or GSA E-Buy at a later date, and all interested parties must respond to that solicitation announcement separately from the responses to this announcement.

***Brand-name or equal items accepted. However, similar items must meet or exceed selected technical capabilities of the listed stapling system. *** Your responses to the information requested will assist the Government in determining the appropriate acquisition method, including whether a set-aside is possible.

Please advise if you carry the products for this requirement. Please submit allinformation to Shantelle Mayfield via e-mail: shantelle.mayfield@va.gov by Monday, 25 June 2018 1000am EST.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/VA/VASTHCS/VASTHCS/36C25718Q9570/listing.html