(i) This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not beissued.
INTENT TO SOLICIT ONLY ONE SOURCE
The proposed contract action is for supplies or services for which the Government is soliciting and negotiating with only one source under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i) Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services Will Satisfy Agency Requirements. The name of the company the Government intends to award a contract to is REL, INC. 57640 N. 11th Street, Calumet, MI 49913-3118. This notice of intent is not a request for competitive proposals. However, the Government will consider all proposals received prior to the closing date and time of this solicitation.
(ii) The solicitation number is W911QX-18-T-0032. This acquisition is issuedas a request for quotation (RFQ).
(iii) The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-96, 11-06-2017.
(iv) The associated NAICS code is 331524. The small business size standard is 500 employees.
(v) The following is a list of contract line item number(s) and items, quantities and units of measure, (including option(s), if applicable):
The contractor shall provide the following items which shall be fully compatible with the Long Split Hopkinson Pressure Bar (LSPHB) system designed, built, and delivered by REL, INC. under purchase order W911QX-15-P-0062:
CLIN 0001: 2" Manual Launcher; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0002: 1" Manual Launcher; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0003: Bar Supports - 2" Type; QTY - Ten (10)
CLIN 0004: Bar Supports - 1" Type; QTY - Ten (10)
CLIN 0005: Stop Stand w/ Hydraulic Damper; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0006: Sure-Speed Chronograph Module; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0007: Hydraulic Tensile Grip Setting Tool with grips & Collets; QTY- One (1)
CLIN 0008: 20ft - .75" Compression Bar Set and Strikers - Maraging C350; QTY- One (1)
CLIN 0009: 12ft - 1" Internal Threaded ½-13 Tension Bar Sets and Strikers - Maraging C350; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0010: 12ft - ¾" Tension Bar Sets and Strikers - Maraging C350; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0011: 12ft - 1.5" Compression Bar Sets and Strikers - Maraging C350; QTY - One (1)
CLIN 0012: Delivery & Shipping
CLIN 0013: Installation & Training
(vi) Description of requirements: See above section 8 (v)
(vii) Delivery is required No Later Than (NLT) five (5) months after contract award. Delivery shall be made to 321 Colleran Road, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005. Acceptance shall be performed at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005. TheFOB point is destination.
(viii) The provision at 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors - Commercial, applies to this acquisition. The following addenda have been attached to this provision: NONE.
(ix) The provision at FAR 52.212-2, Evaluation - Commercial Items is applicable to this acquisition. The specific evaluation criteria to be included in paragraph (a) of that provision are as follows: NONE.
(x) Offerors shall include a completed copy of the provision at FAR 52.212-3 (with its Alternate I), Offeror Representations with its offer.
(xi) The clause at 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions - Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. The following addenda have been attached to thisclause: NONE
(xii) The clause at 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders - Commercial Items and the selected clauses listed in DFARS 212.301 Solicitation provisions and Contract Clauses for the Acquisition of Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. The following additional FAR/DFARS clauses cited in this clause are applicable:
52.204-10 REPORTING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION AND FIRST-TIER SUBCONTRACT AWARDS(JUL 2013)
52.209-6 PROTECTING THE GOVERNMENT' INTEREST WHEN SUBCONTRACTING WITH CONTRACTORS DEBARRED, SUSPENDED, OR PROPOSED FOR DEBARMENT (AUG 2013)
52.219-28 POST-AWARD SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAM REREPRESENTATION (JUL 2013)
52.222-3 CONVICT LABOR (JUN 2003)
52.222-19 CHILD LABOR--COOPERATION WITH AUTHORITIES AND REMEDIES (JAN 2014)
52.222-21 PROHIBITION OF SEGREGATED FACILITIES (FEB 1999)
52.222-26 EQUAL OPPORTUNITY (MAR 2007)
52.222-36 AFFIRMATIVE ACTION FOR WORKERS WITH DISABILITIES (JUL 2014)
52.222-50 COMBATINGTRAFFICKING IN PERSONS (FAR 2015)
52.223-18 ENCOURAGING CONTRACTOR POLICIES TO BAN TEXT MESSAGING WHILE DRIVING (AUG 2011)
52.225-13 RESTRICTIONS ON CERTAIN FOREIGN PURCHASES (JUN 2008)
52.232-33 PAYMENT BY ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER-SYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT (JUL 2013)
252.203-7005 REPRESENTATIONRELATING TO COMPENSATION OF FORMER DOD OFFICIALS (NOV 2011)
252.204-7008 COMPLIANCE WITH SAFEGUARDING COVERED DEFENSE INFORMATION CONTROLS (AUG 2015)
252.204-7011 ALTERNATIVE LINE ITEM STRUCTURE (SEP 2011)
252.204-7012 SAFEGUARDING COVERED DEFENSE INFORMATION AND CYBER INCIDENT REPORTING (OCT 2016)
252.204-7015 DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION TO LITIGATION SUPPORT CONTRACTORS (FEB 2014)
252.223-7008 PROHIBITION OF HEXAVALENT CHROMIUM (MAY 2011)
252.225-7000 BUY AMERICAN-BALANCE OF PAYMENTS PROGRAM CERTIFICATE-BASIC (NOV 2014)252.225-7001 BUY AMERICAN AND BALANCE OF PAYMENTS PROGRAM-BASIC (DEC 2016))
252.232-7003 ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF PAYMENT REQUESTS AND RECEIVING REPORTS (JUNE 2012)
252.232-7010 LEVIES ON CONTRACT PAYMENTS (DEC 2006)
252.244-7000 SUBCONTRACTS FOR COMMERCIAL ITEMS (JUN 2014)
252.246-7004 SAFETY OF FACILITIES, INFRASTRUCTURE, AND EQUIPMENT FOR MILITARY OPERATIONS (OCT 2010)
252.247-7023 TRANSPORTATION OF SUPPLIES BY SEA (JUN 2013)
(xiii) The following additional contract requirement(s) or terms and conditions apply (full text of all FAR/DFARS clauses that contain fill-in information, as well as all local clauses, can be found in the attached Provisions and Clauses Full-Text document):
252.211-7003 ITEM UNIQUE IDENTIFICATION AND VALUATION (MAR 2016)
252.232-7006 WIDE AREA WORKFLOW PAYMENT INSTRUCTIONS (MAY 2013)
252.203-7000 REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO COMPENSATION OF FORMER DOD OFFICIALS (SEP 2011)
252.204-0009 CONTRACT-WIDE: BY FISCAL YEAR
252.204-7003 CONTROL OF GOVERNMENT PERSONNEL WORK PRODUCT
ACC - APG POINT OF CONTACT
TECHNICAL POINT OF CONTACT
INTENT TO SOLICIT ONLY ONE SOURCE
TYPE OF CONTRACT
GOVERNMENT INSPECTION AND ACCEPTANCE
RECEIVING ROOM - APG
TAX EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE
ADELPHI CONTR. DIVISION URL
52.204-16, COMMERCIAL AND GOVERNMENT ENTITY CODE REPORTING (JUL 2015)
52.204-18, COMMERCIAL AND GOVERNMENT ENTITY CODE MAINTENANCE (JUL 2015)
52.232-40, PROVIDING ACCELERATED PAYMENTS TO SMALL BUSINESS SUBCONTRACTORS
252.204-7000 DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION (AUG 2013)
252.204-7012 SAFEGUARDING OF UNCLASSIFIED CONTROLLED TECHNICAL INFORMATION
(xiv) This acquisition is rated under the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS) as: N/A.
(xv) The following notes apply to this announcement:
In accordance with FAR 32.003, contract financing cannot be provided for this acquisition.
(xvi) Offers are due on 24 November 2017, by 11:59 AM Eastern StandardTime, at email@example.com.
(xvii) For information regarding this solicitation, please contact Adrian Barber, 301-394-1503, firstname.lastname@example.org.