FBO Notice Date 06/01/17
BIDS Reference Number 394
Document Type: Modification
Professional, Administrative, And Management Support Services

Agency for International Development, Overseas Missions, Philippines USAID-Manila, 96440

R -- Notice of Intent to Award a Contract Modification Using Other than Full and Open Competition SOL SOL-492-12-000017SNOTE DUE 063017 POC Ester R. Pura, Acquisition & Assistance Specialist, Phone 632-301-4622, Fax 632-301-6213, Email epura@usaid.gov - Haidee Juanillo, Acquisition & Assistance Agent, Phone 6323016648, Email hjuanillo@usaid.govThe United States Agency for International Development's Mission to the Philippines USAID/Philippines intends to award a contract modification to Chemonics International continued technical assistance under the B+WISER Project to increase the total estimated cost of the contract by $3,000,000 and extend the contract period of performance by 12 months for a new completion date of December 27, 2018. This increase will enable the project to finalize support to the Philippine Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) for the Forest and Biodiversity Protection System "Lawin", to ensure the sustainability of Lawin beyond theB+WISER Project and solidify the joint investments made by the Philippine and U.S. governments.

The Authority permitting Other Than Full and Open Competition is AIDAR 706.30270(b)(5): "an award for the continued provision of highly specialized services when award to another resource would result in substantial additional costs to the government or would result in unacceptable delays."

The award of this contract modification is planned on or before September 30, 2017.

Interested organizations may signify interest and capability to respond to the requirements or may submit proposals. This notice of intent is not a request for competitive proposals. A determination not to compete this proposed modification based on responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. Information received will be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement for this proposed modification.CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/AID/OM/PHI/SOL-492-12-000017/listing.html