Y--Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity(IDIQ) Multiple Award Construction Contract (MACC), Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Department of the Navy, Naval Facilities Engineering Command | Published July 6, 2016
The Naval Facilities Engineering Command Southeast (NAVFAC SE) has been tasked to develop, solicit, and award an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) multiple award construction contract (MACC) for general construction type work to be performed at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. This solicitation will result in the award of up to five (5) Design-Build IDIQ MACCs, unless a number more than five (5) is determined to be in the best interest of the Government. Construction projects to be performed will primarily consist of general building type projects (new construction, renovation, alteration, demolition, and repair work) including industrial, airfield, aircraft hangar, aircraft traffic control, infrastructure, administrative, training, dormitory, and community support facilities.
All projects will be required to meet sustainable design requirements. The total aggregate value for all contracts to be awarded from any resultant solicitation is $240,000,000 maximum over the base year and all four option periods combined. There is no yearly or per contractor limit except for the total five (5) year maximum. Task orders will be firm fixed-priced, normally in the range of $150,000 to $15,000,000 per order. However, task orders under or over these amounts may be considered if deemed to be in the Government’s best interest.
The Request for Proposal (RFP) will be issued as a competitive requirement open to all qualified firms in accordance with FAR Subpart 6.1, Full and Open Competition.
The RFP will be open to participation by interested firms with specialized experience and qualifications required by this contract.
The source selection method to be used is a best value continuum process in a negotiated two-phase acquisition utilizing the trade-off approach. Formal two-phase source selection will be used to select the proposals that provide the best value to the Government from a technical and price standpoint. In accordance with FAR Subparts 15.1 and 15.3, a trade-off approach to source selection will be used for this solicitation with respect to the initial award.
The solicitation evaluation factors for the MACC award will state that for Two-Phase DB procurements, Factors 1-4 (Technical Approach; Experience; Safety; Past Performance) will be evaluated in Phase-One and Factors 2-6 (Experience; Safety; Past Performance; Technical Solution; Energy and Sustainable Design) will be evaluated in Phase-Two.
Factor 1 will only be rated Acceptable or Unacceptable. If an Offeror is rated Unacceptable in Factor 1, then they will not be considered for Phase-Two. In making the best value award decision after Phase-Two, the relative order of importance of the non-cost/price evaluation factors is the technical factors (Factors 2, 3, 5, and 6) are of equal importance to each other and, when combined, are equal in importance to the past performance evaluation/performance confidence assessment factor (Factor 4). When the proposal is evaluated as a whole, the technical factors and past performance/performance confidence assessment factor combined (i.e., the non-cost/price evaluation factors) are approximately equal to price.
Offerors selected to proceed to Phase-Two will be required to submit a technical and price proposal for a seed project. Offerors who fail to submit a technical and a price proposal will not be considered for an award. The offeror with the best value proposal for the seed project will be awarded an IDIQ MACC for a base year with four (4) option years and the seed project task order. The remaining four (4) selected offerors will be awarded an IDIQ MACC for a base year and four (4) option years with a minimum guarantee of $1,000.00 over the five (5) year period.
There is currently no seed project identified for this solicitation. A seed project will be identified at commencement of Phase-Two.
Contract award is anticipated on or around Aug 2017.
This will be an electronic solicitation, which can be downloaded from Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) at https://www.fbo.gov The solicitation will be available at this site no earlier than 15 days after this pre-solicitation notice is posted. A Pre-Proposal Conference and Site Visit will be held for those offerors chosen to participate in Phase-Two (exact date and time will be specified in the solicitation). Phase-One proposals will be due no earlier than 30 days after the solicitation is released (exact date and time will be specified in the solicitation). Offerors are responsible for checking the FedBizOpps website for the solicitation and any subsequent amendments that may be issued.
NO CONTRACT AWARD WILL BE MADE TO ANY CONTRACTOR THAT IS NOT REGISTERED OR IN THE PROCESS OF REGISTERING WITH THE SYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT (SAM). PLEASE VISIT THE SAM WEBSITE AT https://www.sam.gov FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO REGISTER.