SINGLE AWARD CONSTRUCTION SYNOPSIS

This is a SOURCES SOUGHT SYNOPSIS, seeking responses from Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) and Small Business (SB) concerns only. This announcement seeks information from the industry, which will be used for preliminary planning purposes. No proposals are being requested or accepted with his synopsis. THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR PROPOSALS AND NO CONTRACT SHALL BE AWARDED FROM THIS SYNOPSIS. Respondents will not be notified of the results of this synopsis.

The Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center (VAACC), is seeking concerns capable of constructing an emergency generator docking station to allow for a second generator to work in parallel with the facility s existing emergency generator. Past procurement history at this site indicates that SDVOSB concerns struggle to obtain competent medium voltage electrical workers capable of performing detailed, complex tasks. Therefore, we are soliciting above mentioned socio-economic groups to determine the appropriate set-aside necessary to fulfill the Government s needs. To assist the Government in making an accurate determination, we must know your firm s interest and capability in performing detailed complex tasks to properly connect the generator.

In order to be eligible, interested parties must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) data base at https://www.sam.gov. For firms claiming, SDVOSB or VOSB classification status, they must also be registered and certified through the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization data base, located at https://vip.vetbiz.va.gov

The North American Industry Classification (NAICS) code for this potential acquisition is 238210 Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors, which currently has a small business size standard of $16.5 million.

Interested parties responding to this Sources Sought Notice shall submit as much of the following information as possible:

Company name and address, point of contact with phone number, email address and DUNS number;

Proof of registration in the SAM and VA Vet Biz websites or intention of registration prior to submission of offers to a potential solicitation;

If your firm has a history or is contemplating joining with a partner for this requirement, we ask that you detail that arrangement as well to allow the government to make the most well informed decision possible. In this event, we advise that you thoroughly investigate whether or not a partnership would affect your business size standard.

The response date to this Sources Sought notice is January 8, 2021 at 3:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. This market research is for informational and planning purposes only to determine if there are adequate qualified SDVOSB, VOSB or SB concerns to warrant a 100% set-aside. Hard copy submissions are not acceptable. The Government will not pay any costs for responses submitted. Electronic submissions are acceptable and may be directed to Shelton.Beasley@va.gov All inquires regarding this sources sought notice should be directed to the same email address.

NO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE OTHER THAN WHAT IS NOTED HEREIN. CONCERNS ARE REQUESTED NOT TO CALL THE INDIVIDUAL VAACC, REQUESTING MORE INFORMATION.