This requirement is being procured in accordance with FAR Part 12, Acquisition of Commercial Items and an award will be made in accordance with FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures. This procurement is for purchase of limestone 610 blue/gray gravel. For more detail, please view and apply to this solicitation at http://ideasec.nbc.gov/j2ee/login.jsp. Once in the website, either log in with your DUNs/MPIN number or enter the document number (F11PS01047).
NAICS Code: 212312, Size Standard: 500 employees. This work entails providing 750 tons of Limestone 610 blue/gray at a minimum 4 inches in thickness and 15 feet in width. The limestone will be "tailgate" spread only in dry conditions. *NOTE: The contractor will prepare the road-bed for limestone delivery and grade the roads after the limestone is tailgate spread (with contractor provided equipment). Deliver to Francine Road (Refuge Public Access road) located one mile east of the Centerville Bridge on LA 87. The limestone will be spread from the end of existing limestone approximately 0.5 miles in a northerly direction to the north end of the Francine Road. The Francine Road is about 1.2 miles in length. A minimum of 250 tons will be delivered daily. Once delivery begins, a minimum of 250 tons must be delivered daily during regular working hours. Delivery will continue on consecutive workdays until the order is complete. No delivery will be made on weekends or when roads are too wet. Additional information is contained within the solicitation. Contractor shall furnish or obtain all labor, materials, equipment, tools, transportation, supervision, permits, and supplies and perform all work necessary for the delivery/performance of this requirement. The job is located at the Bayou Teche National Wildlife Refuge, Houma, Louisiana 70360 (http://www.fws.gov/bayouteche/)
This action is being solicited as a small business set-aside. A firm fixed price commercial order will be issued. The Fish and Wildlife Service is presently using Electronic Commerce (EC) to issue Request for Quotations and Purchase Orders. You must register in EC at web site http://www.ccr.gov. If you have any registration questions, please call 1-888-227-2423. Prior to registering each company must obtain a Dun and Bradstreet Number. You may obtain this number free of charge at 1(866)705-5711. Once you are registered, you will be able to view solicitations on line at either http://www.fedbizopps.gov or http://ideasec.nbc.gov (the Department of Interior site). However, you will be able to view the solicitation without registering at www.fbo.gov. For questions at Interior's site, please call the help desk at (703)390-6633. This will be your only means of obtaining the solicitation/award. All contractors with access to the internet and an e-mail address can receive electronic notifications of award. CAUTION: This solicitation has been issued electronically as will any amendments thereto. Thus, the Government is under no obligation and is in fact unable to maintain a bidder's mailing list. It is therefore incumbent upon any interested parties to obtain any amendments that may be issued. Failure to obtain any said amendments and to respond to them prior to the date and time set for proposal receipts may render your offer non-responsive and result in the rejection of same. All prospective contractors are required to submit or upload their organizations representation and certifications at https://orca.bpn.gov prior to submitting your offer, failure to do so will render your offer non-responsive. Telephone requests will not be accepted. All quotes must be received at this office no later than July 13, 2011, 9:00 AM Local Eastern Time. Submit quotes online or to Bryan Hagood at fax 404-679-4093.
Please view and apply to this solicitation at http://ideasec.nbc.gov/j2ee/login.jsp. Once in the website, anyone can either log in with their DUNs/MPIN number or enter the document number (F11PS01047).