IITF Technical Assistance

Status
Inactive
Published Date
December 13th, 2023
Response Deadline
December 22nd, 2023
Location
San Juan, PR, 00926, USA
Notice Type
Special Notice
Solicitation No.
1116009

Buyer

AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OFFOREST SERVICEFOREST SERVICEUS

PSC

SUPPORT- PROFESSIONAL: OPERATIONS RESEARCH/QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS (R405)

Set Aside

Total Small Business Set-Aside (FAR 19.5) (SBA)

Summary

Special Notice: AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF, FOREST SERVICE intends to issue a sole source firm-fixed price contract to BioSistemas SA de CV for IITF Technical Assistance. This procurement is being conducted under FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i) – only one source reasonably available. The contractor shall provide technical services and support assistance to IITF for completion of various projects in the Dominican Republic, Central America, and Rio Sapo. Interested vendors may respond to Nestor Rivera Gonzalez at nestor.riveragonzalez@usda.gov with their business information and statement of capability.

Description

UPDATED INFORMATION: 1) To specify we are sole sourcing a contract extension. 2) The vendor BioSistemas is currently the incumbent on contract #12F43020P0025. 3) This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotations or proposals. 4) The extension’s period of performance is from January 1, 2024, through June 30, 2024. Total Cost of Extension: $18,500.00 --------------------------------------------------------------------  This is a notice of intent of Sole Source. The USDA-IITF International Cooperation Unit intends to issue a sole source firm-fixed price contract to BioSistemas SA de CV. This procurement is being conducted under FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i) – only one source reasonably available.  Closing date: December 22nd, 2023, at 11:00 AM (EST). The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code is 541620. The size standard is $16.5M. The required period of performance is from December 1, 2024, through June 30, 2024. The contractor shall provide technical services and support assistance to IITF to comply with all the following requirements: Technical Assistance and support to IITF for completion of the USAID/Dominican Republic workplan for the “Caribbean Development Program” and for activities in Central America under the “Conservation and Sustainable Tourism in Critical Watersheds” and “Support to SMBC” and “Conservation of Rio Sapo” projects. SEE ATTACHED Notice of Intent to Sole Source-1116009. The statutory authority for this non-competitive acquisition is FAR 13.106-1 (b)(1)(i) - Soliciting from a single sole source for purchases not exceeding the simplified acquisition threshold. Interested vendors may identify their interest and capability to respond to the requirement. This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotes. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed contract based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement. Any information submitted by respondents to this synopsis is strictly voluntary. The Government will not pay for any information that is submitted by respondents to this notice of proposed contract action. Contractors who believe they possess the expertise and experience shall respond in writing to Nestor Rivera Gonzalez electronically via email to: nestor.riveragonzalez@usda.gov. SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR RESPONSES TO THIS SPECIAL NOTICE: Business Name, Point of Contact Name, Email Address, Phone Number CAGE Code and SAM UEI In the event that the organization is a small business, state the category of small business, such as 8(a), HUBZone, Veteran Owned Small Business, Woman Owned Small Business, or SDVOSB Statement of Capability: Discuss skills, knowledge, and equipment required to support this requirement.

Contact Information

PrimaryNestor Rivera Gonzalez
nestor.riveragonzalez@usda.gov

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