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Special Notice - Audio Visual Project Expansion

August 1, 2014

Notice Type: Special Notice

Posted Date: 31-JUL-14

Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; National Institutes of Health; National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases/AMOB; 10401 Fernwood Drive, Suite 2NE70, MSC 4811 Bethesda MD 20817

Subject: Audio Visual Project Expansion

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

Solicitation Number: NOI-RML6-14023

Contact: Bradley C. Engel, Purchasing Agent, Phone 4063759811, Email - Julienne Keiser, Contracting Officer, Phone 406-363-9370, Fax 406-363-9288, Email

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): 5601 Fishers Lane Rockville, MD

Place of Performance (zipcode): 20852

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases/AMOB

This notice is a Notice of Intent. The Government intends to negotiate on a sole source basis with Signal Perfection LTD for a follow-on action to procure and install additional scheduling equipment and parts. This acquisition will be made in accordance with the format in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subpart 12.6 "Streamlined Procedures for Evaluation and solicitation for commercial Items," as applicable, and as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are not being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. Submit offers on NOI-RML6-14023. This acquisition is a Notice of Intent (NOI). The solicitation documents and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 05-76 Jul 25, 2014. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 334310 with a small business size standard of 750. This requirement is not set aside for small business.

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), seeks a follow-on requirement for additional scheduling equipment, parts, and installation to support collaborative work spaces/conference rooms located at a new facility. This sole source follow-on acquisition will allow the incumbent contractor Signal Perfection to complete this current project. This follow-on action is to acquire and install 760 custom cabling and parts.

FOB Point shall be Destination; Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD

Place of Performance:

5601 Fishers Lane

Rockville, MD 20852

United States

Award will be based on the capability of the item offered to meet the above stated salient characteristics, price, past performance, delivery, warranty, and the best value to the government.

The following FAR provisions apply to this acquisition:

52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors Commercial Items (April 2014)

FAR 52.212-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items (May 2014)

Offerors must complete annual representations and certifications on-line at in accordance with FAR 52.212-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications- Commercial Items

The following contract clauses apply to this acquisition:

FAR 52-212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions Commercial Items (May 2014)

FAR 52-212.5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders Commercial Items (Jul 2014)

HHSAR 352.222-70 Contractor cooperation in equal employment opportunity investigations (Jan 2010)

HHSAR 352.242-71 Tobacco-free facilities (Jan 2006)

The applicable subparagraphs of FAR52.212-5 are included in the attachment to this posting.

By submission of an offer, the offeror acknowledges the requirement that a prospective awardee shall be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database prior to award, during performance, and through final payment of any contract, basic agreement, basic ordering agreement, or blanket purchasing agreement resulting from this solicitation ( []).

Copies of the above-referenced provisions and clauses are available from or, upon request, either by telephone or fax.

This is an open-market Notice of Intent for Audio Visual Project Expansion as defined herein. The government intends to award a purchase order as a result of this Notice of Intent that will include the terms and conditions set forth herein. To facilitate the award process all quotes must include a statement regarding the terms and conditions herein as follows:

"The Terms and conditions in the solicitation are acceptable to be included in the award document without modification, deletion, or addition."


"The terms and conditions in the solicitation are acceptable to be included in the award document with the exception, deletion, or addition of the following:"

(Quoter shall list exception(s) and rationale for the exception(s).)

Submission shall be received not later than 08/04/2014, 8:30AM (MDST).

Offers may be mailed, e-mailed, or faxed to Bradley C. Engel; (Fax - 406-363-9288),

(E-Mail/ Late submissions shall be treated in accordance with the solicitation provision at FAR 52.212-1(f).

All responsible sources may submit an offer that will be considered by this Agency.

Any questions or concerns regarding this solicitation should be forwarded in writing via e-mail to Bradley C. Engel at


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