Chemical and chemical Products
Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health | Published December 9, 2009 - Deadline December 24, 2009
This is a combined synopsis/solicitation/Notice of Intent for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are not being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. The solicitation number for this acquisition is NOI10038 and the solicitation is being issued as a Notice of Intent on a sole source basis in support of
Project Name: Garfield Protein Sequencing, Project #: FY 10- 8335551. We must maintain continuity of product to insure that experimental results are not influenced by new variables and to avoid delays in testing products by other suppliers. This solicitation document and its incorporated provisions are those in effect through the Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC 2005-37). This acquisition will be processed under Simplified Acquisition Procedures (SAP) and is not a small business set aside. Small businesses are encouraged to submit a bid. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease (NIAID) intends to procure from Applied Biosystems for the following chemical products: 1. FG,SEQ R3 TFA 40mL, Quantity: 24 ea; 2. FG,SOLVENT A3, 3.5% THF, Quantity: 36 ea; 3. FG,5% PITC IN n-HEPTANE 40mL, Quantity: 48 ea; 4. FG,ACETONITRILE/WATER S4C, 200mL, Quantity: 48 ea; 5. FG,SEQ S3 nBUTYL CHLORIDE 200mL, Quantity: 72 ea; 6. FG,PREMIX BUFFER CONCENTRATE, Quantity: 16 ea; 7. FG,SOLVENT A3 (3.5% THF), 450mL, Quantity: 36 ea; 8. FG,SOLVENT B2, Quantity: 36 ea; 9. FG,SOLVENT B2,450mL, Quantity: 36 ea; 10. FG,SEQ S1 N-HEPTANE 200ml. Quantity: 8 ea;
11. FG,SEQ,S2B ETHYL ACETATE 450 mL, Quantity: 48 ea; 12. FG,ACETONITRILE/WATER S4B 200mL, Quantity: 48 ea; 13. FG,SEQ R4A TFA/WATER 40mL, Quantity: 48 ea; 14. Spheri-5 PTH 5?m 220x2.1mm, Quantity: 8 ea; 15. FG,BTL,PTH-AA STD SOLN,40ML, Quantity: 4 ea; 16. FG,NMPIP /WATER /METHANOL RGNT,40mL, Quantity: 16 ea; 17. FG,ACN/ACETYCYS, Quantity: 24 ea; 18. BioBrene Plus, Quantity: 4; 19. FG,PROSORB CARTRIDGE (10 PK), Quantity: 18 ea; 20. COLUMN,PTH 0.8x250mm, Quantity: 8 ea; 21. FG,PROCISE CARTRIDGE SEALS, Quantity: 62 ea. The North American Industry Classification System (NIACS) Code for this acquisition is 325414, and the small-business size standard is 500. This is a firm fixed-price contract and the FOB terms are "Destination" and Net 30. FAR provisions and clauses that apply to this acquisition: FAR 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors, Commercial Items; FAR 52.212-2 Evaluation-Commercial Items; FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items; FAR 52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items; FAR 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders, Commercial Items; FAR 52.225-1, Central Contractor Registration; and FAR 32.703-2, Availability of Funds, FAR 52.232-33, Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer - Central Contractor Registration. In order to be considered for an award, an offeror must have completed the online electronic Representations and Certifications located at http://orca.bpn.gov/ in accordance with FAR 4.1201(a). By submission of an offer, the offeror acknowledges the requirement that a prospective awardee shall be registered in the CCR at www.ccr.gov/ prior to award, during performance, and through final payment of any contract, basic agreement, basic ordering agreement, or blanket purchasing agreement resulting from this solicitation [Note: Lack of registration in the Central Contractor Registration will make an offeror ineligible for award. Offers must be submitted no later than 5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time on Thursday, December 24, 2009. For delivery of responses through the Postal Service, the address is NIH/NIAID/AMOB, 10401 Fernwood Drive, Suite 2NE70, Bethesda, Maryland 20892-4812. E-mail and Fax submissions are not authorized. Requests for information concerning this requirement must be submitted in writing, and can be faxed to 301-480-0469, or e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. It is the vendor's responsibility to confirm receipt of all quotations and/or questions by the closing date of this announcement by contacting Valerie Hankins at 301-402-5770. Collect calls will not be accepted.