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Sources Sought Notice - D-- Sources sought for dark fiber connectivity

February 13, 2014

Notice Type: Sources Sought Notice

Posted Date: 12-FEB-14

Office Address: Department of the Army; National Guard Bureau; USPFO for Vermont; Camp Johnson, Building 3, Colchester, VT 05446-3004

Subject: D-- Sources sought for dark fiber connectivity

Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services

Solicitation Number: W912LN14T0009

Contact: Joyce Merrill, (802)338-3190 [USPFO for Vermont]

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): USPFO for Vermont Camp Johnson, Building 3, Colchester VT

Place of Performance (zipcode): 05446-3099

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of the Army

National Guard Bureau

USPFO for Vermont

This is a SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE (not a pre-solicitation notice pursuant to FAR Part 5) to determine the capability of potential sources and the availability of commercial sources pursuant to FAR Part 10. This notice is issued by the Unites States Property & Fiscal Office for Vermont. Purpose is to identify sources capable of providing point to point fiber optic strands in support of VTARNG Information Technology requirements. Connection is required for the Information Technology Building located on Camp Johnson, Colchester VT, 789 and the Army Aviation Support Facility (AASF) located in So Burlington VT. The Contractor shall provide a minimum of three and an option of up to twelve optical fiber pairs between the demarcation rooms located in the Information Technology Center and the AASF. The fibers should be quote mark point-to-point quote mark , tested to meet industry standards for minimal signal degradation / loss and void of light. The North American Industry Classification Standard (NAICS) Code is 517110 (Wired Telecommunications Carriers) with an applicable size standard of 1,500 employees. For the calculation of annual receipts and number of employees see parts 121.104 and 121.106 in SBA's Small Business Size Regulations, -regulation# Any interested firms capable of providing these services are requested to respond via e-mail to no later than 3:00 p.m. EST, 26 February 2014 with the following information: A capability statement, name of company and address, point of contact, phone number and e-mail address, Business size (Small, Veteran-Owned Small Business, Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, HUBZone, 8(a), Small Disadvantaged Business, Woman-Owned Small Business or Other than Small Business) Interested parties must be registered in the Central Contractor Registry (CCR) as prescribed in FAR Clause 52.232-33. CCR can be obtained by accessing the internet at the System for Award Management (SAM) at This notice is for market research purposes only and does not constitute a Request for Quote or Request for Proposal. It is not considered to be a commitment by the Government nor will the Government pay for information solicited. No basis for claim against the Government shall arise as a result from a response to this Sources Sought or Government use of any information provided. At this time no solicitation exists. Please do not request a copy of the solicitation. The Government reserves the right to consider any arrangement as deemed appropriate for this procurement. Competition and set-aside decisions may be based on the results of this market research. Contracting Officer Address: USPFO-VT ATTN: NGVT-PFO-PC Bldg #3, Cp Johnson 789 VT National Guard Rd Colchester, VT 05446-3099 Place of Performance Bldg #15 789 VT National Guard Rd Colchester, VT 05446-3099 Primary Point of contact LTC Joyce Merrill Contracting Officer Phone: 802.338.3190 Fax: 802.338.3184 Secondary Point of contact CW2 Stuart Sellears Contract Specialist Phone: 802.338.3944 Fax: 802.338.3184


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