Notice Type: Combine Solicitation
Subject: Dense Wavelenght Division Multiplexing (DWDM)
Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services
Solicitation Number: BG133E-14-RQ-0451
Contact: Jay S Parsick, Contract Specialist, Phone 301-628-1409, Fax 301-713-4155, Email email@example.com -
Setaside: Competitive 8(a)Competitive 8(a)
Place of Performance (address): 4231 Suitland RoadSuitland, MD
Place of Performance (zipcode): 20746
Place of Performance Country: US
Acquisition and Grants Office
Vendors responding to this requirement shall provide pricing for all the services listed.
Award will be made to the Contractor offering the best value to the Government, in first meeting all technical requirements, past performance, and then price. These supplies and services are being procured in accordance with FAR Part 12.
Award will be made to the Offeror whose proposal conforms to the RFQ requirements and provides the Best Value to the Government. Each proposal shall be evaluated using an integrated assessment of technical, past performance and price/cost evaluation factors.
Technical is more important than past performance and price, when technical and past performance are combined their significantly more important than price. The Government reserves the right to award to other than the lowest price and to award without discussions.
The following ratings will be used to evaluate each of the above evaluation criteria/factors.
Adjectival Rating Definition: Outstanding: The proposal demonstrates highly superior understanding of the Government's requirements and presents unique or innovative approaches that significantly exceed the performance capability standards. In addition, the proposal contains numerous exceptional strengths that will significantly benefit the Government. Strengths are not offset by any weaknesses. The proposal represents a very low risk to the Government. Excellent: The proposal exceeds requirements but is not superior, demonstrates very good understanding of the Government's requirements, and demonstrates capability of delivering a very high quality of service throughout the life of the contract. However, it does not contain anything innovative and presents no unique approaches. A rating of "excellent" indicates that in terms of specific factors, the proposal contains several significant strengths that will benefit the program and any minor weaknesses are fully offset by strengths. The proposal represents low risk to the Government. Satisfactory: The proposal demonstrates an average understanding of the Government's requirements and it meets, but does not exceed, those requirements. Some strengths exist, as well as minor weaknesses, but the weaknesses, either alone or together, are offset by one or more strengths and will not jeopardize the overall performance of work. While a rating of satisfactory indicates few strengths, there are no deficiencies. The proposal represents moderate risk to the Government. Marginal: The proposal demonstrates less than average or less than adequate understanding of the Government's requirements. The proposal fails to address all of the requirements and those it addresses are minimally described. A marginal proposal contains numerous weaknesses and they are not offset by strengths. The proposal presents a high level of risk to the Government. The proposal would require some revisions before it could be elevated to the satisfactory level. Unacceptable: The proposal demonstrates very poor or little understanding of the Government's requirements. It contains numerous major weaknesses, errors, or omissions. There is at least one deficiency. The proposal requires wholesome revision and rewriting in order to become satisfactory. The proposal presents extremely high level of risk to the Government.
Please respond by 07/16/2014,
The resulting delivery order will have a twelve (12) month base period of performance from time of award.
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The proposed contract is 100% 8(a)set-aside for small business. The NAICS code for this procurement is 423430 and the size standard is 100 Employees. Any vendor desiring to be considered for award must be registered in System for Award Management (SAM),
Responses must be received in writing no later than by the date specified in the notice. 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 to be eligible to receive an award from this acquisition office, all bidders must also have a Dun & Bradstreet Number. A Dun & Bradstreet number may be acquired free of charge by contacting Dun & Bradstreet on-line at: http://www.dnb.com/ or by phone at (800) 333-0505.
Please reference the Attached Solicitation No. BG133E-14-RQ-0451.
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