It is anticipated that this will be a limited competition procurement between the OEM and authorized distributors.
This limited competition procurement will be awarded to the Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA) offeror that meets all the requirements outlined in the solicitation. It is anticipated that a Fixed-Price contract with a requirement for twenty each (20 ea) 1-1/4" diameter Wire Rope, part number A92791-34-3060,will be awarded.
The solicitation will be posted on or about 04 December 2017 to www.fbo.gov.Except as noted here, the Government will only release the solicitation/RFP, including any subsequent amendments, on this website. No telephone requests for the solicitation will be accepted, no written requests will be accepted and no hard copies of the solicitation package will be mailed. Any amendment issued will be posted to the same website. After the solicitation release, vendors should regularly access the website to ensure they have all amendments. No emailed or faxed proposals will be accepted - only hard copies with an electronic version of the proposal on a CD. The point of contact for this effort is: Ms. Dorri Petterson, Contract Specialist, email@example.com
RELEASE OF TECHNICAL DATA PACKAGE INFORMATION: The Technical Drawing Packageassociated with the solicitation, will NOT be posted with the RFP and must be obtained through this office. This program includes information that has been designated as "Distribution D" and is only releasable to current and approved Department of Defense (DoD) contractors. In addition, the program requires a procurement effort in certain critical technologies/data that are not releasable to foreign firms. Some documents are under Federal export control for "sensitive" or "controlled" technologies regulated by the U.S. Department of State International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) protecting national security. Data may not beexported without an approval, authorization, or license under E.O. 12470 or theArms Export Control Act. Disclosure of the control drawings requires the verification of a current license for the oral, visual or documentary disclosure of technical data by U.S. persons to foreign persons as defined under the U.S. Department website: http://pmdtc.org/licenses.htm.
The Technical Drawing Package is export controlled. Contractors interested in receiving the necessary technical data for proposal purposes, must submit a valid, current DD Form 2345 Military Critical Technical Data Agreement to this office. The DD Form 2345 must be on file with the United States/Canada Joint Certification Office. To file a DD Form 2345, please visit the DLIS website at www.dlis.dla.mil/jcp/, or contact them at 1-800-352-3572. This website will provide allnecessary information concerning certification under the Joint Certification Program.
Only after release of the Solicitation, interested Firms shall submit a written request for a copy of the Technical Data Package through Ms. Dorri Petterson, Contract Specialist, firstname.lastname@example.org. To obtain a copy of the Technical Drawing Package, the written request must be submitted to this office and must include the name of your company, mailing address, phone number, email address, current CAGE number and a copy of current DD Form 2345.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Registration in the System for Award Management database will be a prerequisite for receiving an award. For more information on SAM, refer to the SAM website at https://www.sam.gov
Any questions about this announcement shall be submitted to Ms. Dorri Petterson, Contract Specialist, email@example.com. Note all questions and answers specific to this solicitation will be posted to the NAVAIR website.
THIS PRE-SOLICITATION NOTICE IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL! The Government is not obligated to and will not pay for any information received from potential sources as a result of this synopsis. This synopsis is for information and planning purposes only, it does not constitute a solicitation for bid or proposals, and should not be construed as a commitment by the Government. The information provided herein is subject to change and in no way binds the Government to solicitfor or award a competitive contract.