FBO Notice Date 07/18/18
BIDS Reference Number 390
Document Type: Sources Sought
Lease Or Rental Of Facilities

Department of the Army, Army Contracting Command, MICC, MICC - Fort Knox (W9124D), 40121-5720

X -- CONFERENCE CENTER WHICH INCLUDES CLASSROOM SPACE, SOL W9124D18Q6664 DUE 072018 POC Robert Applewhite, Phone 5026248224, Email robert.applewhite.civ@mail.mil - Michelle L. Bell, Contracting Officer, Phone 5026246596, Fax 502-624-7165, Email Michelle.L.Bell43.Civ@mail.milSOURCES SOUGHT SYNOPSIS
THIS IS A Sources Sought Notice ONLY. The U.S. Government currently intends to award a contract for the (HICKORY METRO CONVENTION CENTER) on an SOLE SOURCE basis, but is seeking vendors that may be able to perform this requirement in order to support a competitive procurement. Accordingly,the U.S. Government highly encourages all interested businesses (large and small) to respond to this sources sought synopsis. In addition, small businesses, inall socioeconomic categories (including, 8(a) Business Development Program, Small Disadvantage Business, Historically Underutilized Business Zone, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, Women- Owned Small Business concerns), must describe their identifying capabilities in meeting the requirements at a fair market price, i.e., information which may help support a set- aside.
The proposed sole sourceFirm Fixed Price contract type contract to provide. 4TH BDE JROTC instructors aconference center which includes classroom space, audiovisual (AV) and administrative support to conduct the JSOCC 504-16 regional training. The statutory authority for the sole source procurement is 10 United States Code 2304(c)(1) as implemented in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1(a)(2)(iii), Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services Will Satisfy Agency Requirements. Attached are the draft Performance Work Statement (PWS), Performance RequirementsSummary (PRS) and Technical Exhibits with workload data.
This notice does not constitute a Request for Quote (RFQ)/Invitation for Bid (IFB)/Request for Proposal (RFP) or a promise to issue an RFQ, IFB or RFP in the future. This noticedoes not commit the U.S. Government to contract for any supply or service. Further, the U.S. Government is not seeking quotes, bids or proposals at this time and will not accept unsolicited proposals in response to this sources sought notice. The U.S. Government will not pay for any information or administrative costsincurred in response to this notice. Submittals will not be returned to the responder. A determination not to compete this requirement, based upon responses tothis notice, is solely within the discretion of the Government. However, if a competitive solicitation is released, it will be synopsized on the GovernmentwidePoint of Entry. It is the responsibility of potential offerors to monitor the Governmentwide Point of Entry for additional information pertaining to this requirement. The NAICS code is: 531120 and the size standard is $27.5M.
In response to this sources sought, please provide:
1. Identify any condition or action that may be having the effect of unnecessarily restricting competition withrespect to this acquisition and identify alternatives or solution solutions. Also contact the MICC Advocate for Competition, Mr. Scott Kukes, at scott.d.kukes.civ@mail.mil or 210-466-3015, if you believe that this action is
unreasonably restricting competition. Include the subject of the acquisition, this
announcement, and the MICC POC information from the Sources Sought Synopsis.
Provide the specific aspects that unreasonably restrict competition and the rationale for
such conclusion.
2. Name of the firm, point of contact, phone number, email address, DUNS number,
CAGE code, identify business size (large business or a small business), and if
applicable, a statement regardingsmall business status (including small business
type(s)/certifications(s) such as SDB, 8(a), HUBZone, SDVOSB, WOSB, etc.) and the
corresponding NAICScode.
3. Identify whether your firm is interested in competing for this requirement as a prime
contractor or not. Identify subcontracting, joint ventures or teaming arrangement that
will be pursued, if any.
4. Information in sufficient detail regarding previous experience (indicate whether as a
prime contractor or subcontractor) on similar requirements (include size, scope,
complexity, timeframe, government or commercial), pertinent certifications, etc., that will
facilitate making a capability determination.
5. Information to help determine if the requirement (item or service) is commercially
available, including pricing information, basis for the pricing information (e.g., market
pricing, catalog pricing), delivery schedules, customary terms and conditions,
warranties, etc.
6. Identify how the Army can best structure these contract requirements to facilitate
competition, including competition among small business concerns.
7. Recommendations to improve the Army's approach/specifications/draft PWS/PRS to
acquiring the identified items/services.
8. Responses to this announcement should be e-mailed to Robert Applewhite,
robert.applewhite.civ@mail.mil or Bell, Michelle L. michelle.l.bell43.civ@mail.mil no later
than 11:59 a.m. (Eastern Time) Fort KnoxLocal Time, 20 July 2018.CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/d61074b7316d1aaa5e4276b3e7d6ff8c