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Occupant Crash Protection Tests, FMVSS Numbers 208, 212, 219, 301, 305

Solicitation Number: DTNH22-13-R-00732
Agency: Department of Transportation
Office: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
Location: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration HQ
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Added: May 20, 2013 12:25 pm

Introduction:  The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) of the United States Department of Transportation, as part of its mission to reduce fatalities and injuries caused by motor vehicle crashes, promulgates Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS).

Specific Requirements:  NHTSA intends to procure compliance testing services for FMVSS Nos. 208, 212, 219, 301, and 305.  The contractor shall furnish the necessary qualified technical personnel, facilities, and equipment to perform compliance testing services to determine conformance of vehicles to the requirements of the FMVSS.  The Government will provide the contractor with the test vehicles, anthropomorphic test devices (dummies) without instrumentation, and child restraints as Government Furnished Property (GFP).  At the time of award, the contractor shall have a fully operational site which is outlined in the Statement of Work (SOW).  The contractor shall perform all applicable work in accordance with the testing requirements of the FMVSS and the Office of Vehicle Safety Compliance Laboratory Test Procedures (TPs).

Contract Award:  NHTSA intends to award a single, Indefinite Quantity, Indefinite Delivery (IDIQ) Firm Fixed Priced contract with a base year of 24 month, and three additional 12 month options.  NHSTA reserves the right to award multiple contracts if it is in the best interest of the Government. 

This solicitation is full and open competition.

Solicitation:  The solicitation DTNH22-13-R-00732 will be available for downloading from on or about June 14, 2013.  The anticipated award date for any resultant contract is expected on or about August 27, 2013.

Point of Contact:

Thomas J. Bub, Contract Specialist, (202) 366-9571, Fax (202) 366-9555, Email:


Added: Jul 31, 2013 4:06 pm
The due date for proposals for Solicitation DTNH22-13-R-00732 has been extended from 8/9/2013 to 8/19/2013.  An amendment to the Solicitation will also be forthcoming.
Added: Aug 07, 2013 4:36 pm
Amendment 0001
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Solicitation 1

Posted Date:
July 12, 2013
Description: Attachment
J.1 TP-208-14 and TP-305-01 can viewed or downloaded from this link.
Description: Attachment
J.2 Order # 700-5
Description: Attachment
J.3 Past Performance Questionnaire
J-4_Lobbying.pdf (28.13 Kb)
Description: Attachment
J.4 Disclosure of Lobbying Activities
Description: Solicitation DTNH22-13-R-00732

NOTE: Page 1 of 73 is missing (SF-33). NHTSA will provide ASAP.

Amendment 1

Posted Date:
August 7, 2013
Description: Attached is Amendment 0001 to Solicitation DTNH22-13-R-00732. The Amendment replaces the original Solicitation in its entirety.

Offerors are advised to pay special attention to Sections C and Section M.

The Solicitation due date remains 8/19/2013.
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, District of Columbia 20590
United States
Thomas J. Bub,
Contracting Officer
Phone: (202) 366-9571
Fax: (202) 366-9555