13 Nov 2017

Consolidated Nuclear Air Operations and Support Facility, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri

Type of document: Contract Notice
Country: United States

Consolidated Nuclear Air Operations and Support Facility, Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri

Department of the Army

Official Address:
635 Federal Building 60l East 12th Street Kansas City MO 64106-2896

Zip Code:

Carmen E. Hopkins, Phone 8163893264, Email carmen.e.hopkins@usace.army.mil


Date Posted:


Contract Description:
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District, intends to issue a solicitation for a single Design-Bid-Build, Firm Fixed Price Contract for construction of a Consolidated Nuclear Air Operations and Support Facility located at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, in Johnson County.

The general scope of the requirements will be furnishing all labor, equipment, materials, and transportation and performing all required work in accordance with the plans and specifications for the construction of a Consolidated Nuclear Air Operations and Support Facility utilizing conventional construction methods to accommodate the mission of the facility. The facility will consolidate sortie-essential functions into a single mission-focused building. The facility, at a minimum shall include the following: shall consolidate all flight and training tasks for each unit. The facility should be compatible with applicable DoD, Air Force, and Whiteman Air Force Base design standards. In addition, local materials and construction techniques shall be used where cost effective. The facility shall include all access roads, parking lots, sidewalks, emergency back-up power, communications support including controlled/sensitive areas, fire detection and suppression, mass notification, and all other necessary support. The facility shall comply with anti-terrorism/force protection requirements per the applicable and current DoD UFC and ICD/705. The facility shall meet and validate Guiding Principles as described by UFC 1-200-01. The new facility shall not exceed 7,357 sm (79,190 sf). Supporting Facilities include Utilities, Site Improvements, Pavements, Demolition, Communication Support and Backup Generator.

This solicitation will be posted as an unrestricted basis and both small and large businesses are eligible to respond. The estimated performance period for completion of construction is 540 calendar days from the issuance of the Notice to Proceed (NTP). The unrestricted solicitation will be available on or about November 24, 2017 via the Federal Business Opportunities (FEDBIZOPPS) website at www.fbo.gov. In accordance with DFARS 236.272, it is anticipated that this solicitation and contract award will utilize a Two Phase Prequalification of Sources acquisition strategy for Design-Bid-Build construction projects. This acquisition strategy is currently awaiting internal approval requirements. Any changes to this two phase acquisition strategy will be publicly announced on fbo.gov.

The NAICS code is 236220 (Commercial and Institutional Building Construction), with a small business size standard of $36.5 Million in average annual receipts.

In accordance with FAR 36.204 and DFARS 236.204, the estimated magnitude of this construction project is between $25,000,000 and $100,000,000.

Bid bond will be required with your proposal in the amount of 20% of the offeror proposed price or $3,000,000.00 whichever is less.

Payment and Performance bonds will be required for the full amount (100%) of the awarded contract before the Notice to Proceed (POP) can be issued.

The Government will evaluate the performance capability of offerors in accordance with the criteria described in the solicitation. The solicitation will include a detailed list of Evaluation Factors and will provide instructions for Proposal Submission Requirements and the Basis for Award. The source selection process will be conducted in accordance with FAR Part 15.3 and DFARS Part 215.3 source selection procedures.

HOW TO OBTAIN A COPY OF THE SOLICIATION: To view or download the solicitation requires registration at the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) website at and ProjNet at Downloads are available only through either the FBO and/or ProjNet websites. Any amendments will only be available from either the FBO and/or ProjNet websites. Offerors are responsible for checking both the FBO and ProjNet websites frequently for any update(s) to this Pre-Solicitation Announcement or amendments to the Solicitation. The website is occasionally inaccessible due to maintenance. The government is not responsible for any loss of internet connectivity or for an offerors inability to access the document at the referenced website.

Interested offerors must have an active registration in the System for Award Management (SAM). Firms can register via the SAM internet web-site at If the offeror is a Joint Venture (JV), the JV entity must have valid SAM registration in the SAM database representing the JV as one business/firm/entity. If at the time of award an offeror is not successfully and actively registered in the SAM database, the Government reserves the right to award to the next prospective offeror. The solicitation and associated information will be available from the FedBizOpps website at This will normally be the only method of distributing amendments prior to closing; therefore, it is the Offeror’s responsibility to check the website periodically for any amendments to the solicitation.

VETS4212 Requirement: Per the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 22.1303 all offerors must complete their VETS-100 report via the Department of Labor website at to be eligible for award.

Points of Contact: The point of contact for all questions/inquiries is Carmen Hopkins by email at carmen.e.hopkins@usace.army.mil.

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