The US Army Medical Command, Regional Health Contracting Office-Central, is issuing this sources sought synopsis on behalf of Evans Army Medical Hospital, Fort Carson, CO to be used for preliminary planning purposes. No proposals are being requested or accepted with this synopsis. THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR PROPOSALS AND NO CONTRACT SHALL BE AWARDED FROM THIS NOTICE. Any requests for a solicitation in response to this notice will not be honored.
The Regional Health Contracting Office - Central has an upcoming requirement to solicit for bulk medical oxygen and bulk medical nitrogen.
The Medical Gases/Equipment are listed below:
Oxygen, MED Grade-OX-M-DD
Oxygen, MED Grade-OX-M-DEY
Oxygen, MED Grade-OX-M-E
Oxygen, MED Grade-OX-M-K
Carbon Diox. MED Grade-M-50
Carbon Diox. MED Grade-AE
Carbon Diox. MED Grade CD-M-E
Carbon Diox. Med Grade CD-M-K
Carbon Diox. CD-M-Q
Nitrogen MED Grade-NI-M-DEY
Nitrogen MED Grade NI-M-T
Nitrogen MED Gradens-M-DEY
Nitrous Oxide NS-M-K
Liquid Nitrogen Medical Grade NI-LCDS-180
Liquid Nitrogen NI-LTR
Liquid Oxygen OX-M-BULK
Cylinder Maintenance Fee Various
Carbon Dioxide Regulator
This request is anticipated to result in a Firm Fixed-Priced contract. The applicable North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code assigned to this procurement is 325120 – “Industrial Gas Manufacturing”. The Small Business Size Standard is 1,000 employees.
The purpose of this synopsis is to gain knowledge of interest, capabilities and qualifications of various members of the Small Business Community to include Section 8(a), Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUB-Zone), Women-Owned Small Business, and Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), as well as the interest, capabilities and qualifications of various members of the Large Business community, to compete and perform a Firm Fixed Price Contract for this requirement. The type of solicitation to issue will depend upon the responses to this sources sought synopsis. The Government must ensure there is adequate competition among the potential pool of responsive contractors.
In response to this notice, interested parties shall submit a written Statement of Capability limited up to 5 pages and shall include the following information: 1) Organization name, address, email address, Web site address, telephone number, and size (small versus large business) and type of ownership for the organization; 2) Must provide documentation showing authorization. Must be authorized to provide maintenance and repair services on existing equipment.
The Government is not obligated to, nor will it, pay for or reimburse any costs associated with responding to this sources sought notice. This notice shall not be construed as a commitment by the Government to issue a solicitation or ultimately award a contract, nor does it restrict the Government to a particular acquisition approach. The Government will in no way be bound to this information if any solicitation is issued. A determination by the Government to not compete this proposed contract action based on the responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government.
Interested Offeror shall respond to this Sources Sought Notice no later than 16 July 2020 at 12:00P.M CST. All interested businesses must be registered in the Central Contractor's Registration (CCR) through the System for Award Management (SAM) at www.sam.gov to be eligible for award of Government contracts. All responses under this Sources Sought Notice must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Telephonic inquiries will not be honored. EMAIL IS THE PREFERRED METHOD.