FBO Notice Date 12/13/18
BIDS Reference Number 65
Document Type: Presolicitation
Fuels, Lubricants, Oils & Waxes

Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service, 20910

91 -- Low Sulfur #2 Diesel Fuel Oil SOL 1333MF-19-Q-NFFM-0013 DUE 122118 POC Susan E. Faux, Contracting Specialist, Phone 508-495-2205, Fax 508-495-2204, Email susan.faux@noaa.gov - Kelly Taranto, Contracting Officer, Phone 508-495-2312, Fax 508-495-2004, Email kelly.taranto@noaa.govThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), on behalf of the Northeast Fisheries Science Center (NEFSC) Highlands, New Jersey, requires the delivery of low sulfur #2 diesel heating oil from January 1, 2019 through May 31, 2019.

Requirement: The Contractor shall provide all plant, trained labor, equipment, materials, supervision, transportation, permits, insurance, and quality control necessary to deliver low sulfur #2 diesel heating oil from January 1, 2019 through May 31, 2019 in accordance with the attached Statement of Work.

Basis of Award: Best value to the government specifically lowest price technically acceptable. Price per gallon delivered for heating fuel using OPIS plusall profit and other fees. The basis of award will be the amount added to the OPIS pricing.

The solicitation will be issued as a 100% small business set-aside. The NAICS code is 324110. The solicitation will be issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ)and incorporates provisions and clauses that are in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-101 and FAC 2005-101 continued, effective 26 October 2018.The Government anticipates awarding a firm fixed price contract to the contractor whose offer represents the lowest price technically acceptable. RFQ will be available on or about December 13, 2018, in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subpart 13 via the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website http://www.fbo.gov. The solicitation number is 1333F-19-Q-NFFM-0013; Hardcopies of the RFQ will not be issued.

It is incumbent upon the contractors to monitor the FedBizOpps site for the solicitation release and all subsequent amendments. The anticipated award datewill be on December 27, 2018. This acquisition will be awarded as a firm fixed price order under Simplified Acquisition Procedures (FAR Part 12 (Commercial Acquisition) and FAR Part 13 (Simplified Acquisition)). All responsible small business sources may submit a quote which shall be considered by the agency.

For information on how to register your company on FBO, to view or receiveupdates and notifications to the solicitation, please reference the FBO Vendor Guide located on the FBO web site home page. NO paper copies of the solicitationwill be furnished. A solicitation mailing list will not be maintained for this procurement. Inquiries will only be addressed by email. Submit all questions to susan.faux@noaa.gov or fax to (508) 495-2004. Telephone inquiries will not be accepted.

Firms offering a response to this notice shall ensure that they are registered in the System for Award Management (SAM), www.sam.gov, prior to submission of proposals. All vendors doing business with the Government are required to be registered with the SAM. NO award shall be made unless the vendor is registered in SAM. For additional information and to register in SAM, please access the following web site: https://www.sam.gov/portal/public/SAM/. In order to register with the SAM and be eligible to receive an award from this acquisition office, allofferors shall also have a Dun & Bradstreet Number. A Dun & Bradstreet number may be acquired free of charge by contacting Dun & Bradstreet online at: http://www.dnb.com/ or by phone at (800) 333-0505.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DOC/NOAA/NMFSJJ/1333MF-19-Q-NFFM-0013/listing.html

SET-ASIDE: Total Small Business