PURPOSE: This solicitation is for the design, development, fabrication and installation for a high rate load frame to be used at the Civil Aerospace Medical Institute (CAMI) in Oklahoma City, OK.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (MMAC), Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, has a requirement for a high rate load frame in accordance with the attached SOW. The FAA contemplates the award of a firm fixed price contract for which the award will be made to the vendor with the lowest priced technically acceptable proposal.
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. ALL QUESTIONS MUST BE IN WRITING AND EITHER MAILED OR EMAILED TO THE CONTRACTING SPECIALIST, CONTACT INFORMATION BELOW. ALL QUESTIONS PERTAINING TO THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MUST BE RECEIVED BY JUNE 25, 2014, 1:00 PM CST TO ALLOW FOR ADEQUATE TIME TO ANSWER AND POST THE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. NO FURTHER QUESTIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THIS DATE AND TIME.
All interested sources should first attempt to download the attached SIR document(s). If downloading is not possible, all requests for copies of the SIR document(s) must be made in writing to the attention of Jason McLaughlin, Contract Specialist (AAQ-731), via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Technical and cost proposals must be received by the FAA, Bid and Proposal Office (AAQ-700) Room 313, 6500 S. MacArthur Boulevard, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73169, no later than 2:00 P.M. CST, JULY 11, 2014. Hand-carried proposals (or proposals sent by overnight delivery) shall be delivered to Room 313 of the Multi-Purpose Building located at 6500 S. MacArthur Boulevard, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73169. Proposals must be sealed and labeled as follows: SIR No. DTFAAC-14-R-05209; due 2:00 P.M. CST, JULY 11, 2014. All submittals will need to allow sufficient time to process through security procedures in place at the Aeronautical Center.
Offerors submitting proposals by hand-delivery will need to consider allowing sufficient time to process through the security procedures in place at MMAC. Overnight delivery of responses to this SIR/RFO may also be impacted if not sent in sufficient time to allow for the special mail-handling procedures in place at MMAC.
In accordance with SIR Section L provision 18.104.22.168-14 entitled, "Late Submissions, Modifications, and Withdrawals of Submittals," any proposals received after the due time and date of 2:00 p.m. CST, JULY 11, 2014, will not be considered. In addition, if all requested information is not furnished in the offeror's proposal, the offeror's proposal may be determined to be non-responsive and ineligible for consideration for contract award.
This SIR/RFO is not to be construed as a contract or a commitment of any kind. The Government shall not be liable for payment of any costs attributed to the preparation and submission of requested proposal documentation.
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