This is a SOURCES SOUGHT SYNOPSIS and is for informational / market research purposes only. THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL, QUOTATION OR BID, NOR A SYNOPSIS OF A PROPOSED CONTRACT ACTION UNDER FAR SUBPART 5.2. No reimbursement will be made for any costs associated with providing information in response to this synopsis or on any follow up information. NO SOLICITATION IS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE.

The purpose for this synopsis is to conduct market research to help identify capable, potential sources and to establish if this requirement can be set-aside for small business or other socio-economic programs to include: Small Business, 8(a) firms, Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone), Women-Owned, Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) and Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB).

NAICS Code: 561613 Armored Car Services
Small Business Size Standard: $22M
PSC/FSC: V127 Transportation/Travel/Relocation Transportation: Security Vehicle

GENERAL INFORMATION:
The Department of Veterans Affairs intends to procure Armored car services for the Vancouver and Portland VA Medical Centers in accordance with the attached Statement of Work.

INSTRUCTIONS TO RESPOND TO SOURCES SOUGHT SYNOPSIS:
Any SDVOSB or VOSB vendor interested and capable of meeting this requirement should provide a written statement to the Contracting Officer. Vendor response must include at a minimum:

Name of Business
Point of Contact Name, Phone Number, and E-Mail Address
CAGE Code and DUNS Number to show proof of registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) https://www.sam.gov
Short Description of Capabilities
VIP Verification

Any response to this notice must show clear and convincing evidence of the Vendor s capability of meeting this requirement. Only authorized representatives of the manufacturer will be considered. Equipment must be new, no used or refurbished equipment accepted.

Please note, responses will be shared within the Government and project team, but otherwise will be held in strict confidence.

Interested firms shall respond to this synopsis no later than 2:00 PM MST on 01/14/2021. All responses shall be submitted electronically to Amy.Kuczajda@va.gov