561612

- Security Guards and patrol services

General Information

Document Type:

Request for Information

Solicitation Number:

W91B4N-18-R-2018

Posted Date:

13 July 2018

Response Date:

16 July 2018

Classification Code:

561612- Security Guards and Patrol Services

Set Aside:

N/A

Contracting Office Address

Bagram Afghanistan

Description

THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) ONLY -

This RFI is issued solely for information and planning purposes - it does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP) or a promise to issue an RFP in the future.

Solicitations are not available at this time.

Requests for a solicitation will not receive a response.

This notice does not constitute a commitment by the United States Government to contract for any supply or service whatsoever.

All information submitted in response to this announcement is voluntary; the United States Government will not pay for information requested nor will it compensate any respondent for any cost incurred in developing information provided to the United States Government.

Not responding to this RFI does not preclude participation in any future RFP, if any is issued.

If a solicitation is released, it will be synopsized on the Army Single Face to Industry (ASFI).

It is the responsibility of the potential offerors to monitor this site for additional information pertaining to this requirement.

The Regional Contracting Command-Afghanistan (RCC-A)

is

requesting

information on

c

ontractors

capable

of

providing

guards

and

Guardian Angels (GA)

in support of DoD personnel, under the authority of the DoD

. Services shall be provided as a static guards, roving guards or as GA

in either a dismounted, mounted or travel status (both ground and air).

The

Contractor

shall

support

DoD

by

aiding

in

the

coordination

of planning

and

execution

of

armed/unarmed

security

operations

throughout

the

Afghanistan

AOR.

The

Contractor

shall

provide

all

management, tools,

supplies,

equipment,

and

labor

necessary

to

perform armed

or

unarmed

security

guard

and GA

services within

the

Afghanistan

AOR.

The estimated Period of Performance is for a one (12) month base, and four (12) month ordering periods.

The place of performance is various US Military Installations in Afghanistan.

The

proposed

contract

action

is

for

security

services

for

which

the

Government

intends

to

solicit

and

award

in

conjunction

with

policies

and

procedures

from

FAR

Part 12 and

15,

Acquisition of Commercial Items and

Contracting by Negotiation

.

Any

resulting

procurement

action

will

be

the

subject

of

a

separate,

future

announcement.

This

is

a

market

research

survey

to

determine the

required mobilization period for security guards to Afghanistan.

The

information

received

will

be

utilized by

RCC-A

to form the

acquisition

plan.

All

response

submissions

become

Government

property

and

will

not

be

returned,

including

any

proprietary information. RCC-A

reserves

the

right

to

reject,

in

whole

or

in

part,

any

private

sector

input

as

a

result

of

this

RFI

.

Not

responding

to

this

RFI

does

not preclude

participation in

any

future

solicitation, if one

is issued.

JCCS Registration:

All interested vendors that want to participate and submit a proposal in response to a future solicitation must have an active registration Joint Contingency Contracting System (JCCS).

The information and registration can be accomplished at: https://www.jccs.gov/olvr/bta_olvr_reg_guide_faqs.aspx .

SAM Registration:

Only vendors who are from the United States shall be registered and current in the System for Award Management (SAM) database and have an active Dun & Bradstreet (DUNS) number.

Interested vendors can find more SAM information at the following website: https://www.sam.gov/portal/SAM/#1.

DRAFT PERFORMANCE WORK SATATEMENT (PWS) is attached for review.

We recommend that you read the PWS (Attached to this RFI) before responding to the questions below.

We highly encourage participation in this RFI in order to achieve an understanding of best industry practices.

Please provide a full and detailed explanation for the following questions.

1. Provide the following general information:

a. Name and Tittle

b. Company Address

c. JCCS Registration Number

d. CAGE Code and DUNS Number

e. Name, Title and Email of a Point-of-Contact (POC) in your firm the Government may contact regarding this RFI.

2. As an industry expert, how long would it take your company to mobilize a guard force in accordance with the attached PWS?

The response date for this market research is 5:00pm Afghanistan local time July 16, 2018.

No collect calls will be accepted.

All responses to this RFI may be submitted via e-mail to SSG Patrick Kennison, Contract Specialist, at

patrick.v.kennison.mil@mail.mil

,

Note: The phone number for the Contract Specialist is (318) 481-0935.

Attachments

Dates

Deadline: Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Date Published: Friday, July 13, 2018

Date Updated: Friday, July 13, 2018

Contact

Patrick V. Kennison

patrick.v.kennison.mil@mail.mil

Bldg 2174, 131/2 & Indiana St, Fort Campbell, Kentucky 42223-1100

(318) 481-0935

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