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Fiber Laser Cutter

ID: FA700024QLASER • Type: Sources Sought

Description

SOURCES SOUGHT: THIS IS NOT A NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR QUOTATION BUT INFORMATION AND PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY!

This notice does not constitute a commitment by the Government. All information submitted in response to this announcement is voluntary and the Government will not pay for information requested nor will it compensate any respondent for any cost incurred in developing information provided to the Government. The Notice ID number is FA7000QLASER Fiber Laser Cutter and shall be used to reference any written responses to this source sought. The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) is conducting market research to determine business size and the competition. The North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS) Code proposed 333517. This NAICS has a size standard of 500 employees. The requirement is to provide a fiber laser cutter with the minimum salient characteristics:

  • 1.5 kW fiber laser power source
  • Shipping dimension must be under 200 x 93 x 91 (L x W x H)
  • Weight must be under 6K Pounds
  • Working area should be 4' x 4'
  • 110V or 220V
  • Delivery: FOB Destination to the US Air Force Academy, CO 80840

The Buy American Act will apply to this acquisition.

All interested firms should submit a written capabilities package. Include in your capabilities package your unique SAM number, Cage Code, System for Award Management expiration date, and any related specifications/drawings, literature, and website address, if available, that clearly demonstrates your firm's capabilities in providing the minimum salient characteristics. We are interested in any size business that is capable of meeting this requirement. Market research is being conducted to determine interest, capability, and socio-economic category of potential sources for the requirement. The Government requests interested parties submit a brief description of their company's business size (i.e. annual revenues and employee size), business status (i.e., 8(a), Historically Underutilized Business Zone, service-disabled veteran-owned small business, HUBZone small business, woman-owned small business, veteran-owned small business, or small business) anticipated teaming arrangements, and a description of similar services offered to the Government and to commercial customers.

Please note: All contractors doing business with the Federal Government must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database. The website for registration is www.sam.gov. Responses may be submitted electronically to the following e-mail addresses: andrew.richardson.25@us.af.mil and Susan.Ulma@us.af.mil Telephone responses will not be accepted.

RESPONSES ARE DUE NO LATER THAN: 16 July 2024, 5:00 PM (MDT). Future information about this acquisition, including issuance of a quotation and/or applicable amendments, will be issued through SAM.gov. Interested parties are responsible for ensuring they have the most up-to-date information regarding this acquisition.

Overview

Response Deadline
July 16, 2024, 7:00 p.m. EDT Due in 3 Days
Posted
July 9, 2024, 10:45 p.m. EDT
Set Aside
None
Place of Performance
USAF Academy, CO 80840 United States
Source
SAM

Current SBA Size Standard
500 Employees
Pricing
Likely Fixed Price
Est. Level of Competition
Low
Est. Value Range
Experimental
$100,000 - $300,000 (AI estimate)
Odds of Award
48%
Signs of Shaping
The solicitation is open for 6 days, below average for the Air Force Academy.
On 7/9/24 Air Force Academy issued Sources Sought FA700024QLASER for Fiber Laser Cutter due 7/16/24. The opportunity was issued full & open with NAICS 333517 and PSC 3419.
Primary Contact
Name
Andrew Richardson   Profile
Phone
(719) 333-8087

Secondary Contact

Name
Kristin Ulma   Profile
Phone
None

Documents

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Additional Details

Source Agency Hierarchy
DEPT OF DEFENSE > DEPT OF THE AIR FORCE > USAFA > FA7000 10 CONS LGC
FPDS Organization Code
5700-FA7000
Source Organization Code
100056625
Last Updated
July 9, 2024
Last Updated By
susan.ulma@us.af.mil
Archive Date
July 31, 2024