Accessibility Information

Users of assistive technologies such as screen readers should use the following link to activate Accessibility Mode before continuing: Learn more and Activate accessibility mode.

The Worldwide Personal Protective Services (WPPS) III initiative is an effort by the Department of State to pre-plan, organize, set up, deploy and operate Contractor protective service details for the protection of U.S. and/or certain foreign government

Solicitation Number: SAQMMA10R0005
Agency: Department of State
Office: Office of Acquisitions
Location: Acquisition Management
  • Print

Note:

There have been modifications to this notice. You are currently viewing the original synopsis. To view the most recent modification/amendment, click here
:
SAQMMA10R0005
:
Cancellation
:
Added: Oct 26, 2009 6:05 pm
DRAFT RFP



In accordance with the guidance of FAR 15.201 Exchanges with industry before receipt of proposals, the United States Department of State (DOS) is pleased to release the attached DRAFT Request for Proposals (RFP) for the third iteration of the Worldwide Personal Protective Services Contract (WPPS III). This publication represents an opportunity for interested parties to participate in the development of a major acquisition vehicle before its finalized release.



DOS strongly encourages interested parties to review the draft RFP and submit their comments to Contract Specialist: Tom Lemole at LemoleTC@State.Gov / 1-703-875-5852. Interested parties may submit comments concerning any element or aspect of the draft RFP (Technical, Administrative, Contract, Legal, etc) until 4pm on November 9, 2009.



Interested parties should bear in mind that the attached draft RFP is a working copy, which does not represent an active solicitation. DOS is not seeking proposals at this time, but rather contributions from industry to further improve and refine the acquisition vehicle and ultimately program performance.



DOS anticipates release of a finalized RFP in early 2010 and contract award in mid to late 2010.



DOS requests that Interested parties who reasonably expect to participate in the resulting solicitation provide notice of their interest by filling out the interested parties section on www.fbo.gov or by emailing Tom Lemole at LemolTC@State.Gov with a brief company profile including: company name, point(s) of contact for U.S. Government contracts, and company address.





Program Summary



The Department of State’s Bureau of Diplomatic Security requires highly proficient firms to support its mission to protect personnel in austere and challenging environments around the world.



The Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS) is the security and law enforcement arm of the U.S. Department of State. DS is a world leader in international investigations, threat analysis, cyber security, counterterrorism, security technology, and protection of people, property, and information.



Under the Diplomatic and Antiterrorism Act of 1986, the Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS) of the Department of State has a broad range of responsibilities that include protection of personnel and facilities both domestic and abroad. The Worldwide Personal Protective Services (WPPS) III initiative is an effort by the Department of State to pre-plan, organize, set up, deploy and operate Contractor protective service details for the protection of U.S. and/or certain foreign government high-level officials whenever the need arises.

Types of Services required:



Training

Protective Security Personnel

Support Personnel

Logistics Management

Construction, Operations and Maintenance of Living Facilities

Explosive Detection Dog services

Vehicle Maintenance, Repair

Armory

Medical

Please consult the list of document viewers if you cannot open a file.

WPPS III DRAFT RFP

Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
WPPS III DRAFT RFP
Posted Date:
October 26, 2009
Description: WPPS III Draft RFP: main body.
Description: WPPS III Draft RFP: exhibits.
Description: WPPS III Draft RFP: attachments (illustrative task order requests)
:
P.O. Box 9115
Rosslyn Station
Arlington, Virginia 22219
:
Program Office: State Department Annex #20 (SA-20)
1801 North Lynn Street

Performance areas determined by Task Order.
Rosslyn, Virginia 22091
United States
:
Thomas C. Lemole,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 1-703-875-5852
:
Vincent Y. Chaverini,
Division Director
Phone: 7038756645
Fax: 7038756006