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This is a SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE is for market research purposes only and does not constitute a Request for Proposal/Quotation; and, it is not considered to be a commitment by the Government to award a contract nor will the Government pay for any information provided; no basis for claim against the Government shall arise as a result from a response to this Sources Sought Notice or Government use of any information provided.

Pursuant to FAR Part 10 (Market Research), the purpose of this notice is to:

(1) Determine if sources capable of satisfying the agency's requirements exists.
(2) Determine if commercial items suitable to meet the agency's needs are available or could be modified to meet the agency's requirements.
(3) Determine the commercial practices of company's engaged in providing the needed service or supply.

Pursuant to FAR Part 6 and FAR Part 19, competition and set-aside decisions may be based on the results of this market research. This notice in no way obligates the Government to any further action.

REQUIREMENT: This notice is issued by the U.S. Coast Guard, Surface Forces Logistics Center, and Norfolk, VA to identify sources capable of providing the following:

DOCKSIDE REPAIRS: Contractor shall provide all necessary materials, equipment, and personnel to perform dockside repairs to USCGC CUTTYHUNK (WPB-110B), homeport is Port Angeles, Washington. All work to be performed at the vessel's homeport. This availability is subject to change at the discretion of the Government.

ANTICIPATED PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE: The period of performance is anticipated to be for THIRTY (30) calendar days with a start date of 13 March 2019 through 12 April 2019, (subject to change at the discretion of the Government). A firm-fixed price contract is anticipated for award.

NAICS CODE/SIZE STANDARD: The applicable NAICS Code is 336611, Ship Building and Repairing and the size standard is 1,250 employees.

SCOPE OF WORK: The scope of the acquisition is for the dockside repairs for USCGC CUTTYHUNK (WPB-110B). This work will include, but is not limited to the following WORK ITEMS:

SUBMISSION OF INFORMATION: Companies having capabilities necessary to meet or exceed the stated requirements are invited to provide information to contribute to this market survey/sources sought notice including commercial market information and company information.

Companies may respond to this Sources Sought Notice via e-mail to: no later than August 24, 2018 at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time.

Please provide the following information/documentation:
1. Name of Company, Address and DUNS Number.

2. Point of Contact and Phone Number.

3. Business Size applicable to the NAICS Code: 8(a) Small Business Concern, HubZone Small Business Concern, Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Concern (SDVOSBC) or a Small Business Concern.

4. Documentation Verifying Small Business Certification:

a. If claiming 8(a) status, provide a copy of your 8(a) Certificate from SBA.
b. If claiming HuBZone status, provide a copy of your HuBZone Certificate from SBA.
c. If claiming SDVOSBC status, provide documentation that shows the Service Disable Veteran (SDV) unconditionally owns 51 % of the business, controls the management and daily operations, and holds the highest officer position in the company. Documentation should also be provided to show that the SDV has a service-connected disability that has been determined by the Department of Defense or Department of Veteran Affairs. Finally, provide documentation that shows the business is small under the NAICS code 336611.
d. If claiming Small Business status, provide documentation to show the business is small under NAICS code 336611.

5. Statement of Proposal Submission: Evidence of experience in work similar in type and scope, to include: contract numbers, project titles, and dollar amounts, points of contact and telephone numbers. Brief statement on how your company will perform the work and confirmation that your company will submit a proposal as a prime contractor if a solicitation is issued as a result of this Sources Sought Notice.

6. Team Arrangements: Should you wish to use any type of contractor teaming arrangement, specifically a partnership or joint venture, you must provide a signed copy of the teaming arrangement.

7. Past Performance Information: Evidence of successful performance in work similar in type and scope within the last two years, to include contract numbers, project titles, and dollar amounts, point and contact and telephone numbers.

For joint ventures, providing individuals past performance documentation from each company on separate projects where the two did not work together is not considered to be sufficient past performance. A joint venture that cannot provide this requested information will not be considered to have sufficient documentation needed to evaluate past performance as an evaluation factor.

Interested parties: Need to be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) which replaced the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) as prescribed in FAR Clause 52.232-33. SAM can be obtained by accessing the internet at
Failure to submit sufficient detailed information may result in considering a company as not a viable source and may influence competition and set-aside decisions. Regardless of the information obtained from this Sources Sought Notice, the Government reserves the right to consider any arrangement as deemed appropriated for this requirement. Respondents are advised that the Government is under no obligation to acknowledge receipt of the information received or provide feedback to respondents with respect to any information submitted. No proprietary, classified, confidential, or sensitive information should be included in your response to this Sources Sought Notice. The Government reserves the right to use any information provided by respondents for any purpose deemed necessary and legally appropriate, including using technical information provided by respondents in any resultant solicitation.

After a review of the responses received from this notice, a pre-solicitation notice and solicitation may be published on Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website. It is the potential offeror's responsibility to monitor FedBizOpps for release of any future solicitation that may result from this Sources Sought Notice. However, responses to this Sources Sought Notice will not be considered adequate responses to any resultant solicitation.

Lana Denning, Contract Specialist, Phone 7576284136, Email - Tracey Strawbridge, Contracting Officer, Phone 7576284644, Fax 7576284628, Email

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