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TSA Training Ammunition

Solicitation Number: HSTS07-13-R-00064
Agency: Department of Homeland Security
Office: Transportation Security Administration
Location: Headquarters TSA
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Combined Synopsis/Solicitation
Added: Aug 16, 2013 1:14 pm
Reference: HSTS07-13-R-00064

TSA Training Ammunition

(i) This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for a commercial item prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6 as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement is issued on an unrestricted basis and constitutes the only solicitation; offers are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

(ii) This solicitation is issued as a request for proposal (RFP). The written offer shall reference RFP reference number HSTS07-13-R-00064 in its response.

(iii) This solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-69.

(iv) The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code is 332992 with a size standard of 500 employees.

(v) CLIN 0001: 3,454,000 rounds of .347 SIG Caliber Training Ammunition including shipping (See specifications attached.)

(vi) Description of the requirement: The purpose of this combined synopsis solicitation is to purchase for TSA training use, .357 SIG caliber (115 - 130 grain) training ammunition. The ammunition will be subject to Proposal Submittal product samples testing, and after contract award, First Article Testing (FAT), in accordance with the specifications attached. Proposal Submittal Product Samples and Post-award First Article Test Samples shall not be separately priced.

(vii) FOB: Destination

(viii) The provision at FAR 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items (Deviation), applies to this acquisition.

(ix) The provision at FAR 52.212-2, Evaluation-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. Offers will be evaluated on the technical capability of the item offered to meet the Government requirement, price and past performance.

(x) The provisions at FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items applies to this acquisition. *All firms or individuals submitting a proposal shall include a completed copy of this provision, or include a completed copy of the Online Representations and Certifications IF YOUR SAM IS NOT CURRENT AS OF 16 AUG 13 AND/OR YOU DO NOT SUBMIT A COMPLETED COPY OF THIS PROVISION, YOUR OFFER WILL BE CONSIDERED NON-RESPONSIVE.

(xi) The clause at FAR 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition.

(xii) The clause at FAR 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items (Deviation), applies to this acquisition.

(xiii) The following additional contract requirement(s) or terms and conditions apply to this acquisition and are consistent with customary commercial practices:


52.204-7 System for Award Management
52.204-13 System for Award Management Maintenance
52.209-4 First Article Approval ----Government Testing (Sept 1989)
52.222-3 Convict Labor
52.222-19 Child Labor - Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies
52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities
52.222-26 Equal Opportunity
52.222-50 Combating Trafficking in Persons
52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging While Driving
52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases
52.225-25 Prohibition on Contracting with Entities Engaging in Sanctioned Activities Relating to Iran-Representation and Certification.
52.232-1 Payments
52.232-33 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer-System for Award Management
52.233-1 Disputes
52.233-3 Protest after Award
52.233-4 Applicable Law for Breach of Contract Claim
52.246-1 Contractor Inspection Requirements
52.246-16 Responsibility for Supplies (April 1984)
52.247-34 F.o.b. - Destination
HSAR 3052.209-70 Prohibition on contracts with corporate expatriatesHSAR 3052.242-72 Contracting officer's technical representative (Dec 2003)


52.222-22 Previous Contracts and Compliance Reports (Feb 1999)

The offeror represents that --
(a) It * has, * has not participated in a previous contract or subcontract subject to the Equal Opportunity clause of this solicitation;
(b) It * has, * has not filed all required compliance reports; and
(c) Representations indicating submission of required compliance reports, signed by proposed subcontractors, will be obtained before subcontract awards.

52.252-1 Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference

This solicitation incorporates one or more solicitation provisions by reference, with the same force and effect as if they were given in full text. Upon request, the Contracting Officer will make their full text available. The offeror is cautioned that the listed provisions may include blocks that must be completed by the offeror and submitted with its quotation or offer. In lieu of submitting the full text of those provisions, the offeror may identify the provision by paragraph identifier and provide the appropriate information with its quotation or offer. Also, the full text of a solicitation provision may be accessed electronically at this/these address(es):

52.252-2, Clauses Incorporated by Reference

This contract incorporates one or more clauses by reference, with the same force and effect as if they were given in full text. Upon request, the Contracting Officer will make their full text available. Also, the full text of a clause may be accessed electronically at this/these address(es):
(End of clause)

52.252-6 Authorized Deviations in Clauses
The use in this solicitation or contract of any Federal Acquisition Regulation (48 CFR Chapter 1) clause with an authorized deviation is indicated by the addition of "(DEVIATION)" after the date of the clause.
(xiv) DPAS Rating does not apply to this acquisition.

(xv) Offers and Proposal Submittal Product Samples are required to be received no later than 1:00 PM EST, Friday, 13 September 2013. Offers must be e-mailed to the attention of Contract Specialist Toshia Rollins at and Contracting Officer Grace Kelly, Offerors are advised to ensure receipt of test samples and proposals. Please contact Toshia Rollins at (609) 813-3366 or by e-mail to ensure receipt of offer.

(xvi) All requests for solicitation clarifications or questions shall be submitted in writing via email to no later than 12:00 noon, EST on August 29th, 2013.

1. Supplemental Information
2. Pricing Sheet

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Posted Date:
August 16, 2013
Description: Pricing Sheet and Supplemental Information
601 S. 12th Street
TSA-25, 10th Floor
Arlington, Virginia 20598
United States
Atlantic City, New Jersey 08401
United States
Toshia Rollins,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 609-813-3366
Fax: 6098133394
Grace Kelly,
Contracting Officer