BUS. DEV. |
CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY

Combined Synopsis Solicitation - ALICE Web Interface Update (4D v19 or v20)

DESCRIPTION

Showing Most RecentOriginal

***SOW updated and attached***

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in subpart 12.6, , and is being conducted according to FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

(ii) The solicitation number and a statement that the solicitation is issued as a request for quotation (RFQ).

(iii) A statement that the solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAR FAC 2022-07 August 10, 2022.

(iv) This is a full and open solicitation and the associated NAICS code is 541519.

(v) See attached document Statement of Work.

(vi) USDA, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Northeast Area (NEA), Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health is searching for a Contractor who can add searchable features (DNA sequence, morphological images, and geolocation) to a custom database (ALICE). The Vendor will connect these search features as well as ordering functions to a new Agricultural Research Service Entomopathogenic Fungal Collection (ARSEF) website. This work will facilitate access to the collection for interested stakeholders and the general public, enabling more advanced search capabilities, and automating ordering and accessioning of

...show more

***SOW updated and attached***

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in subpart 12.6, , and is being conducted according to FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

(ii) The solicitation number and a statement that the solicitation is issued as a request for quotation (RFQ).

(iii) A statement that the solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAR FAC 2022-07 August 10, 2022.

(iv) This is a full and open solicitation and the associated NAICS code is 541519.

(v) See attached document Statement of Work.

(vi) USDA, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Northeast Area (NEA), Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health is searching for a Contractor who can add searchable features (DNA sequence, morphological images, and geolocation) to a custom database (ALICE). The Vendor will connect these search features as well as ordering functions to a new Agricultural Research Service Entomopathogenic Fungal Collection (ARSEF) website. This work will facilitate access to the collection for interested stakeholders and the general public, enabling more advanced search capabilities, and automating ordering and accessioning of isolates.

*See attached Statement of Work for additional information*

(vii) Performance location: USDA, ARS, NEA, Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health, 538 Tower Road, Ithaca, NY 14853.

(viii) Provision at 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors-Commercial, applies to this acquisition.

(ix) Provision at 52.212-2, Evaluation-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. The Government intends to award a Firm Fixed-Price (FFP) contract. The award will be made on the basis of Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA). "LPTA" means, the expected outcome of the acquisition, that results from the selection of the lowest evaluated price (evaluated as total cost of all line items) is a technically acceptable quotation, that fully meets all specifications listed. Only the lowest priced quote will be evaluated for technical acceptability (based on the specifications). The next lowest offer will only be evaluated if the aforementioned quote is not found technically acceptable (and so on). Only one award will be made under this solicitation based on availability of funding.

In order to be considered for award OFFERORS SHALL SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:

(a) Submit documentation showing technical capability to meet or exceed Performance Elements and Benchmarks in the Statement of Work.

(b) Submit Firm Fixed Price quotation (quote on company letterhead) detailing the item description, total price (including shipping/freight) and valid for at least 60 days after receipt of quote. Item delivered FOB Destination inclusive of all costs.

(c) Submit Unique Entity ID & DUNS# with quotation.

REJECTION OF QUOTATION: Failure to demonstrate compliance will be cause to reject the quote without further discussions. All responsible sources may submit an offer which will be considered.

(x) Offers must have a completed copy of the provision at 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items, uploaded on Sam.gov by the time quotes are due.

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

(xii) The clause at 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. See attached clauses for additional applicable clauses.

(xiv) All questions regarding this announcement must be submitted in writing to the Contracting Specialist, via email to dilynn.rogers@usda.gov by 26 September 2022. Telephone requests for information will not be accepted or returned. Quotes are due on 27 September 2022 NLT 3pm EST by email to, Dilynn Rogers at dilynn.rogers@usda.gov.

DISCUSSIONS: The Government intends to award without discussions but reserves the right to conduct discussions should it be deemed in the Government's best interest.

show less

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in subpart 12.6, , and is being conducted according to FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

(ii) The solicitation number and a statement that the solicitation is issued as a request for quotation (RFQ).

(iii) A statement that the solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAR FAC 2022-07 August 10, 2022.

(iv) This is a full and open solicitation and the associated NAICS code is 541519.

(v) See attached document Statement of Work.

(vi) USDA, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Northeast Area (NEA), Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health is searching for a Contractor who can add searchable features (DNA sequence, morphological images, and geolocation) to a custom database (ALICE). The Vendor will connect these search features as well as ordering functions to a new Agricultural Research Service Entomopathogenic Fungal Collection (ARSEF) website. This work will facilitate access to the collection for interested stakeholders and the general public, enabling more advanced search capabilities, and automating ordering and accessioning of isolates.

*See attached Statement of Work

...show more

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in subpart 12.6, , and is being conducted according to FAR Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

(ii) The solicitation number and a statement that the solicitation is issued as a request for quotation (RFQ).

(iii) A statement that the solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAR FAC 2022-07 August 10, 2022.

(iv) This is a full and open solicitation and the associated NAICS code is 541519.

(v) See attached document Statement of Work.

(vi) USDA, Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Northeast Area (NEA), Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health is searching for a Contractor who can add searchable features (DNA sequence, morphological images, and geolocation) to a custom database (ALICE). The Vendor will connect these search features as well as ordering functions to a new Agricultural Research Service Entomopathogenic Fungal Collection (ARSEF) website. This work will facilitate access to the collection for interested stakeholders and the general public, enabling more advanced search capabilities, and automating ordering and accessioning of isolates.

*See attached Statement of Work for additional information*

(vii) Performance location: USDA, ARS, NEA, Robert W. Holley Center for Agriculture & Health, 538 Tower Road, Ithaca, NY 14853.

(viii) Provision at 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors-Commercial, applies to this acquisition.

(ix) Provision at 52.212-2, Evaluation-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. The Government intends to award a Firm Fixed-Price (FFP) contract. The award will be made on the basis of Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA). "LPTA" means, the expected outcome of the acquisition, that results from the selection of the lowest evaluated price (evaluated as total cost of all line items) is a technically acceptable quotation, that fully meets all specifications listed. Only the lowest priced quote will be evaluated for technical acceptability (based on the specifications). The next lowest offer will only be evaluated if the aforementioned quote is not found technically acceptable (and so on). Only one award will be made under this solicitation based on availability of funding.

In order to be considered for award OFFERORS SHALL SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING:

(a) Submit documentation showing technical capability to meet or exceed Performance Elements and Benchmarks in the Statement of Work.

(b) Submit Firm Fixed Price quotation (quote on company letterhead) detailing the item description, total price (including shipping/freight) and valid for at least 60 days after receipt of quote. Item delivered FOB Destination inclusive of all costs.

(c) Submit Unique Entity ID & DUNS# with quotation.

REJECTION OF QUOTATION: Failure to demonstrate compliance will be cause to reject the quote without further discussions. All responsible sources may submit an offer which will be considered.

(x) Offers must have a completed copy of the provision at 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items, uploaded on Sam.gov by the time quotes are due.

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

(xii) The clause at 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition. See attached clauses for additional applicable clauses.

(xiv) All questions regarding this announcement must be submitted in writing to the Contracting Specialist, via email to dilynn.rogers@usda.gov by 26 September 2022. Telephone requests for information will not be accepted or returned. Quotes are due on 27 September 2022 NLT 3pm EST by email to, Dilynn Rogers at dilynn.rogers@usda.gov.

DISCUSSIONS: The Government intends to award without discussions but reserves the right to conduct discussions should it be deemed in the Government's best interest.

show less

OVERVIEW

Solicitation Number
12305B22Q0196-O
Response Deadline
Sept. 27, 2022, 2:00 p.m. EST
Posted
Sept. 24, 2022, 7:52 p.m. EST (originally: Sept. 23, 2022, 4:36 p.m.)
Set Aside
None
Place of Performance
Ithaca, NY 14853 UNITED STATES
Source
SAM
Links
None
PRIMARY CONTACT
  Profile
Title
None
Name
Dilynn Rogers
Email
dilynn.rogers@usda.gov
Phone
3015043691
Fax
None
SECONDARY CONTACT
None

DESCRIPTION HISTORY

DOCUMENTS

OPPORTUNITY LIFECYCLE

AWARD NOTIFICATIONS

IDV AWARDS

CONTRACT AWARDS

Protests

SIMILAR ACTIVE OPPORTUNITIES

POTENTIAL BIDDERS

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Source Agency Hierarchy
AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF>AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE>USDA ARS NEA AAO ACQ/PER PROP
Last Updated
Sept. 24, 2022
Archive Date
Oct. 12, 2022