National Defense Medal Set
Defense Logistics Agency, DLA Acquisition Locations | Published August 31, 2016 - Deadline September 12, 2016
This information is for solicitation SPE1C1-16-R-0166. The item is the National Defense Service Medal. The applicable NSN for this procurement is 8455-00-281-3214. The National Defense Service Medal will be made in accordance with the following specification: MIL-DTL-3943-234; MIL-DTL-3943E; MIL-DTL-11589/97F, and MIL-DTL-11589F. dated 09 January 2014. (Specifications and drawings can be obtained using the Assist Quick Search website at http://quicksearch.dla.mil. This procurement will be for a Base year and 4 one-year option term periods. The purchase quantity includes a minimum ordering quantity of 35,035 each per term, an AEQ quantity of 87,588 each per term, and based on the Maximum over the life quantity is 547,425 each. First Article for the National Defense Service Medal will be required 30 days after the date of award. The first delivery order is due 120 days after the date of award. Shipments are to be FOB Destination to the DoDAAC, UY8615, Arizona Industries for the Blind (VSGX), Phoenix, AZ.
The solicitation will be issued as a total Small Business Set-Aside that will result in a firm fixed price contract, Indefinite Delivery - Indefinite Quantity Type Contract. This procurement is based on Lowest Price Technically Acceptable (LPTA). As such, no trade-off applies and the Government intends to award to the low priced firm who is deemed technically acceptable. Technical acceptability is defined as compliance with no exceptions to all the terms and conditions of the solicitation
All materials used in the fabrication of the end item are to be furnished by the contractor and must be produced solely in the United States out of 100% U.S. materials.
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The Defense appropriations and authorization acts and other statutes (including what is commonly referred to as The Berry Amendment) impose restrictions on the DoD's acquisition of foreign products and services. Generally, Clothing and Textile items (as defined in DFARS clause 252.225-7012) and specialty metals (as defined in DFARS clause 252.225-7014), including the materials and components thereof (other than sensors, electronics, or other items added to, and not normally associated with clothing), must be grown, reprocessed, reused, melted or produced in the United States, its possessions or Puerto Rico, unless one of the DFARS 225.7002-2 exceptions applies.DLA Troop Support has developed a web-based system that allows manufacturers the ability to request specifications, patterns and drawings on our contracting page. To request technical data for DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles (C&T) solicitations, use the following link to the DLA Troop Support C&T Technical Data Repository area at:http://www.dla.mil/TroopSupport/ClothingandTextiles/SpecRequest.aspx
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Point of Contract (POC) for this solicitation is Stanley C. Thomas for inquires on this solicitation at Stanley.firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 215-737-0921.