Sterm Tube Regulating Valves – Yaquina
Type of document: Contract Notice
Country: United States
Sterm Tube Regulating Valves – Yaquina
Department of the Army
PO Box 2946 Portland OR 97208-2946
Teresa F. Dailey, Contract Specialist, Phone 5038084619, Email email@example.com
Notice of Intent to Sole Source. US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Portland District intends to award a sole source, firm fixed price service contract to TRAC Regulator Co., Inc; 160 South Terrace Avenue; Mount Vernon, New York in accordance with FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i) – Only one source.
USACE Moorings requires redundancy in specific components for quick replacement of essential damaged or inoperable equipment due to the nature of the work and the compressed schedule of dredging operations within the year. Dredging commercial waterways is a necessity to maintaining economic viability as well as maritime security and transportation.
USACE requires the acquisition of six (6) sterm tube regulating valves to ensure operational efficiency of the Dredge Yaquina. The regulating valves required utilize propriety technology from TRAC Regulator Co, Inc, which is currently not produced by another manufacturer. These regulating valves will keep the seawater systems water pressure at a safe and desirable operating pressure. TRAC regulators severe service valves are designed to not only regulate pressure, but to minimize the risk of damage from cavitation. The current TRAC valves in use meet all the requirements set by all the regulatory bodies such as the United States Coast Guard. The sizing and service rating of this valve are crucial to prevent damage from the high seawater pressure entering the system.
A SOLICITATION WILL NOT BE POSTED. The Government intends to proceed with this sole source action. The NAICS code is 332999 – All other miscellaneous fabricated metal product manufacturing. The size standard for this NAICS code defined by the U.S. Small Business Administration is 750 employees.
THIS NOTICE IS NOT A REQUEST FOR COMPETITIVE PROPOSALS OR
QUOTATIONS. All responsible sources may submit a capability statement to the contracting officer before the notice end date. If no affirmative written responses are received by 2:00 PM local time on 27 July 2018, an award will be made without further notice. Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed requirement is solely within the discretion of the Government. Electronic responses and questions shall be submitted via email to Teresa.firstname.lastname@example.org. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is not responsible for any costs incurred by responding to this notice.
Point of Contact for small business questions or assistance is the Portland District Small Business Specialist Carol McIntyre Direct: 503-808-4602