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66--M256A2 CHEMICAL AGENT DETECTOR KIT (CADK) PROGRAM: Production supply of the M256A2 CADK, and its two subcomponents, the Sample-Detector Refill Kit, and the Low Volatility Hazard Refill Kit.

Solicitation Number: W56HZV-10-R-0047
Agency: Department of the Army
Office: Army Contracting Command
Location: ACC - Warren (ACC-WRN)(DTA)
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DESC: Three Items for the M256A2 Chemical Agent Detector Kit (CADK) Program are to be produced and delivered under the contract: the M256A2 CADK (end item) and its 2 individual Refill Kits. Item #1 Sampler-Detector Refill Kit; NSN: 6665-01-564-2644; Part Number (P/N): 5-77-3500. Item #2 Low Volatility Hazard (LVH) Refill Kit; NSN: 6665-01-564-3795; P/N: 5-77-3501. Item #3 M256A2 CADK; NSN: 6665-01-563-7473; P/N: 5-77-3497. The M256A2 CADK is a man portable and expendable kit, capable of detecting and identifying hazardous chemical agents, whether vapor or liquid. The M256A2 is primarily constructed of fabric, and contains the two Refill Kits. There is a booklet of M8 paper that detects liquid chemical agents. The Refill Kits contain samplers that detect agent vapors or collect liquid samples.
The solicitation will be issued for unrestricted competition. The anticipated contract to result is a 3 year, indefinite delivery-indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract. Minimum guaranteed quantity will be 2,000 each, of the three items. Passing of First Article Testing will be required for the M256A2 CADK, to include the two refill kits contained therein, prior to production. Quantity-Price Ranges will be utilized to set fixed unit prices over the 3 year term of the contract. For production supplies the FOB is Destination. Estimated issue date is 01 Feb 2010.
This solicitation will be issued electronically in accordance with FAR 4.502 and 5.102, therefore, hardcopies will not be provided. Vendors wishing an electronic copy may download it on or after the issue date by accessing the following address via the internet:
CAUTION: This solicitation will be issued electronically as will any amendments thereto. Because of this, the Government is under no obligation and is in fact unable to maintain a bidders mailing list. It is therefore incumbent upon any interested parties to periodically access the above internet address in order to obtain any amendments which may be issued. Failure to obtain any said amendments and to respond to them prior to the date and time set for bid opening/receipt of proposals may render your bid or proposal nonresponsive and result in the rejection of same.
The solicitation incorporates a Technical Data Package (TDP) that cannot be provided via the internet. Vendors who need this TDP in order to prepare a bid or proposal are instructed to request same by submission of an email request to: Any said requests should contain the following information; CAGE Code (if available), Company Name, Point of Contact (optional), Street Address, City, State, Zip Code, Telephone Number. A TDP will be provided by normal mail after the solicitation has been released to the internet.
TACOM Contracting Center - Rock Island (TACOM-CC), ATTN: AMSTA-AQ-AR, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, IL 61299-7630
TACOM Contracting Center - Rock Island (TACOM-CC) ATTN: AMSTA-AQ-AR, Rock Island Arsenal Rock Island IL