The Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 6 Network Contracting Office (NCO) is conducting Market Research through this sources sought notice to help determine the availability of qualified Businesses, registered under NAICS code 334519, capable of providing the below Name Brand or Equal to products. Please indicate whether potential quote would be open market or on a federal supply schedule:
Item #: 90018 SuperMAX Electrometer
Reference Class Dual Channel Electrometer with 6.4" color TFT, touchscreen display
- Rate - low range - 0.001pA - 500.0 pA, 1fA resolution
- high range - 0.001nA - 500.0 nA, 1pA resolution
- Charge - low range - 0.001pC - 999.9 uC, 1fC resolution
- high range - 0.001nC - 999.9 uC, 1pC resolution
- Bias voltage - user settings -1000 to -100, 0; 100 to 1000 (set in 1 volt increments)
- Collection modes: trigger, timed or continuous
- Internal memory - store preferences, >100 sources, >100 chamber/system factors
Item #: 80015-8 Calibration Electrometer, Eight Scales
All respondents shall indicate the following:
Whether or not they are small business manufacturers of the products they wish to offer, or
Whether or not they are distributors of a small business manufacturer.
Identify any other companies owned (wholly or in-part) by the owners of this business who provide goods or services under the same or a related NAICS codes.
Identify any other companies owned (wholly or in-part) by the owners of this business who provide goods or services that are registered under the same or a related NAICS code with the Center for Veterans Enterprise (CVE); Provide the certification type (SDVOSB/VOSB), Federal Identification Number, and state of incorporation for each.
Do you plan on responding to a solicitation for this requirement with a Joint Venture utilizing multiple owned companies as majority or non-majority owner?
Yes ___No ___ If yes, please identify which companies are considering a Joint Venture and the ownership of each company.
Failure to provide the above information may result in the potential offeror being considered incapable of meeting the VA s needs
If the contractor can provide the above items, the contractor shall provide a letter from the manufacturer stating they are an authorized distributor/licenser of their products. Failure to submit an authorized distributor letter shall result in the product(s) potentially offered to be considered grey market and shall not be considered technically acceptable.
If the contractor can provide the above product and services, please indicate in your response that the above requirements can be met and provide a brochure of its product.
The capability statements received from this market research are for planning purposes only and will assist the Government in planning its acquisition strategy. This is strictly market research and the Government will not entertain questions concerning this market research. The Government will not assume any costs incurred by the contractor in the preparation of responses.Â All responses shall be submitted in writing no later than August 17th, at 0800AM EST to the attention of:Â Isaac.Hernandez-Cosme@va.gov
Please title the subject line for all responses as: Sources Sought SuperMax Electrometer: 36C24620Q0876.