Mobile Connectivity Services

Status
Inactive
Published Date
November 16th, 2023
Response Deadline
December 2nd, 2023
Location
Nairobi, KEN
Notice Type
Presolicitation
Solicitation No.
19KE5024Q0001

Buyer

STATE, DEPARTMENT OFSTATE, DEPARTMENT OFAMERICAN EMBASSY NAIROBIWASHINGTON, DC, 20520, USA

PSC

IT AND TELECOM - MOBILE DEVICE SUPPORT SERVICES (LABOR) (DE02)

Summary

Presolicitation notice from the State Department of the United States is seeking mobile connectivity services for the American Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya. The contractor will be responsible for providing mobile telephone services, including SIM cards and e-SIM cards with Kenyan phone numbers. The services should be performed on the 5G network whenever possible, with fallback options to 4G/LTE and slower networks when necessary. The contract will have a base year and four one-year option periods. All responsible sources can submit a quotation, and the contract may be awarded based on the initial offer without discussion. The contract will be a firm fixed price type. Prospective offerors are encouraged to register in the SAM Database prior to submitting an offer.

Description

Please note this solicitation is not ready to be issued as of this date. The Embassy of the United States in (Kenya) will launch the solicitation on the SAM.gov website when it is available. The Contractor shall provide mobile telephone services to the Embassy of the United States of America in Nairobi..  The prices listed below shall include all labor, materials, insurance (see FAR 52.228-4 and 52.228-5), overhead, and profit.  The contractor shall provide SIM cards and e-SIM cards with Kenyan based phone numbers subject to the provisions in the Performance Work Statement (PWS) The Government will pay the Contractor on a monthly basis for Standard Services that have been satisfactorily performed.  The Contractor must ensure that data services under this contract are on the 5G network whenever possible, then 4G/LTE service where available, and other slower services on a fallback basis and only when no newer, faster network infrastructure is available.  The anticipated performance period is for a base year, with four one-year option periods, if exercised by the Government. All responsible sources may submit a quotation, which will be considered. The Government may award the contract based on the initial offer without discussion. The resultant contract will be a firm fixed price type contract. All contractors must be registered in the SAM (System for Award Management) Database https://www.sam.gov prior to submitting an offer pursuant to FAR provision 52.204-7. Therefore, prospective offerors are encouraged to register prior to the submittal of quotations/proposals.

Contact Information

SecondaryEric Kamau
028874732
KamauEM@state.gov

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Presolicitation