Research and Development Biomedical Solutions Provider - Request for Proposal

Type: Solicitation • ID: 47QFWA20K0014
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Posted: Sept. 8, 2020, 6:28 p.m. EDT


The General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) Assisted Acquisition Service (AAS) Region 7 (R7) is issuing this Award Notice as a result of the subsequent contract award in response to solicitation RFP 47QFWA20K0014

This notice shall serve as the official synopses of contract award and satisfies all FAR Part 5 award notification requirements unless the CO is notified otherwise.

This is an Assisted Acquisition conducted by GSA on behalf of DOD with DOD funding and requirements.

(1) Action Code. N/A

(2) Date. 8 September

(3) Year. 2020

(4) Contracting Office ZIP Code. 76102

(5) Product or Service Code. AN11

(6) Contracting Office Address. 819 Taylor Street, Fort Worth, TX

(7) Subject. Contract Award for Research and Development Biomedical Solutions Provider

(8) Proposed Solicitation Number. RFP 47QFWA20K0014

(9) Closing Response Date. July 13th

(10) Contact Point or Contracting Officer. David Kilbourne;

(11) Contract Award and Solicitation Number. Contract Award (47QFWA20c0012) Solicitation (RFP 47QFWA20K0014)

(12) Contract Award Dollar Amount. $92,883,771.50

(13) Line Item Number. Pricing Document

(14) Contract Award Date. September 8th 2020

(15) Contractor. ABSS Solutions Inc.

(16) Description. Research and Development Biomedical Solutions Provider

(17) Place of Contract Performance. San Antonio Military Bases and surrounding area

(18) Set-aside Status. Open Market 8(a) Competitive


Amendment 2 to Request for Proposal - 2 July 2020

Amendment Number 2 and the documents with the changes referenced in Amendment 2 have been posted to this site.

Answers to the Questions for this RFP have been included in the RFP Question Answer Log.

Changes to the solicitation have been made in Solicitation Documents A-J and K-M. Changes have been reflected in Attachment 17 SF-30 Amendment 2.

Attachment 16 was referenced in Amendment 1, but was not uploaded. This document has now been uploaded.

Offerors must use the updated Previous Experience Worksheet for the proposal response submission.

New Documents Posted in Amendment 2

A12.2 Attachment 12 Previous Experience Worksheet - Phase 1 - Amendment2.July2
Attachment 16. General Information
Attachment 17. SF-30 Amendment 2
Solicitation A-J - ID07200010.2 July Amendment 2
Solicitation K-M - ID07200010.2 July Amendment 2
RFP Question Answer



Amendment 1 to Request for Proposal - 24 June 2020

Amendment Number 1 and the documents with the changes referenced in Amendment 1 have been posted to this site.

In order to allow offerors the opportunity to ask questions to changes in Amendment 1, the Government will allow questions regarding the changes referenced in Amendment 1. Offerors must submit their questions and ensure they are received by the Government no later than 10:00 PM Central Time on June 29th.

The Government will try to include answers to any questions posed during this time in the same amendment that will answer the questions previously received by the Government.

New Documents Posted in Amendment 1

3.1 PWS K-M - ID07200010.24 June Amendment1

Attachment 10.1 - Pricing Worksheet Evaluation

Attachment 13.1 - Pricing Worksheet Additional Labor categories

Attachment 17 - SF-30 Amendment 1

Attachment 18.1 AAS R7 Pre-Proposal Teleconference.briefed

Attachment 18.2 59th Requirement Deep Dive

Attachment 18.3 Attendance log



The General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) Assisted Acquisition Service (AAS) Region 7 (R7) is issuing this solicitation notice to publish a formal Request for Proposal.

Details of the requirement are provided within the documents attached to this Notice.

There will be a Pre-Proposal Conference Scheduled for Thursday, June 18th at 10:00 A.M. Additional instructions for the dial-in informaiton can be found within Attachment 15

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS for Pre-Proposal Teleconference:

In order to accommodate and make space for all interested firms, please submit an email with your contact information and your notice of intent to attend. Submit email to

Background of Requirement:

The 59th Medical Wing (59 MDW) Science and Technology (ST) office advises and conducts clinical and translational research under the guidance of the Air Force Surgeon General (AF/SG), the Secretary of the Air Force (SAF), Air Force Chief of Staff, and the Office of Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs (ASD/HA) on matters pertaining to the medical aspects of the Air Expeditionary Force and the health of Air Force (AF) personnel and beneficiaries. In order to support the required research, ST offices conduct translational research in the areas of emergency medical care, combat casualty care, force health protection, restorative medicine, clinical and rehabilitative medicine and specialty centers.

List of Attachments in this solicitation include the following:

1.0 Pre-Solicitation Notice
2.0 Solicitation Sections A-J
3.0 Solicitation Sections K-M
A1. PWS Attachment 1 Project Tracking Spreadsheet
A3.1 Attachment 3.1 QASP
A3.2 Attachment 3.2 QASP Supplement
A4.0 Attachment 4 CTP Form
A6.0 Attachment 6 Labor Category
A7.0 Attachment Afterburn
A9.0 PWS Attachment 9
A10.0 Attachment 10 Pricing Worksheet Evaluation
A11.0 Attachment 11 Section K Full Text REPS and CERTS
A12.0 Attachment 12 Previous Experience Worksheet Phase 1
A13.0 Attachment 13 Pricing Worksheet Additional Labor Categories
A14.0 Attachment 14. SF 26 Section A
A15.0 Pre-Proposal Conference Dial in Information

Posted: July 2, 2020, 4:32 p.m. EDT
Posted: June 24, 2020, 9:47 p.m. EDT
Posted: June 12, 2020, 3:59 p.m. EDT


Response Deadline
July 13, 2020, 10:00 a.m. EDT Past Due
June 12, 2020, 3:59 p.m. EDT (updated: Sept. 8, 2020, 6:28 p.m. EDT)
Set Aside
8(a) (8A)
Place of Performance
San Antonio, TX United States

Current SBA Size Standard
1000 Employees
Est. Level of Competition
On 6/12/20 Federal Acquisition Service issued Solicitation 47QFWA20K0014 for Research and Development Biomedical Solutions Provider - Request for Proposal due 7/13/20. The opportunity was issued with a 8(a) (8A) set aside with NAICS 541714 (SBA Size Standard 1000 Employees) and PSC AN11.
Primary Contact
David Kilbourne   Profile


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