Facilities Service Branch
Department of the Navy, United States Marine Corps | Published December 16, 2014 - Deadline December 23, 2014
The Marine Corps Systems Command, Acquisition Center for Support Services (ACSS) is releasing DRAFT Performance Work Statement (PWS) for the upcoming Facilities Services Branch (FSB) support services procurement. This is a draft PWS only. This notice is not a contract, request for proposal, a promise to contract, or a commitment of any kind on the part of the Government. If the Government decides to contract for this effort, it will issue a FINAL Request for Proposal.
An Industry Day was conducted for this effort on 24 September 2014 at Marine Corps Base Quantico. Refer to FedBizOpps Special Notice MCSC-TSO-FY15 for more information and the answers to the Industry Day questions.
The FSB provides software development, maintenance, and system support for installations, facilities, and environment (IF&E) IT systems used within the Marine Corps Installations Command. The FSB operates as Government owned, Government operated, contractor supported Integrated Product Teams providing system operation and sustainment within a consolidated, consistent IT architecture and hosting environment at the Marine Corps IT Center in Kansas City, MO.
The services to be acquired under these planned efforts fall within the general areas of software design and analysis, software development, programming, debugging, software testing, software maintenance, software installation, help desk support and management, document conversion, risk management, software process improvement, quality assurance, system operations support, project management, prototyping, development of system documentation, training, and the design, development, modification, conversion, technology infusion, and maintenance of the system and their subsystems and networks supported by the FSB. These services are currently being provided under contract number M00264-13-C-0004, issued by the Marine Corps Regional Contracting Office - National Capital Region.
The Draft PWS documents attached to this notice consist of the following:
Performance Work Statement (PWS)
PWS Appendix C
FSB Staffing Estimate
In addition to the Draft PWS documents the Electronic Reading Room Instructions are also attached.
The FSB effort is planned to be set aside for small businesses, and solicited using the SeaPort-e electronic platform. The SeaPort-e platform is used for acquiring support services in 22 functional areas including Engineering, Financial Management, and Program Management. The SeaPort-e portal provides a standardized, efficient means of soliciting offers from amongst the diverse population of large and small businesses and their approved team members. All task orders are competitively solicited, awarded and managed using the SeaPort-e platform. Since nearly 85% of its contract-holders are small businesses, the SeaPort-e approach to acquiring services provides opportunity that fuels the Nation's engine of job growth. For SeaPort-e Rolling Admissions process please see the following website: http://www.seaport.navy.mil/SeaPort/Rolling%20Admissions.aspx
The Government is seeking comments on the DRAFT PWS to be considered and possibly incorporated into the Final RFP. Comments and/or questions shall be submitted no later than 3:00 PM, EST Tuesday, 23 December 2014, through email to Nicholas Booth at email@example.com and copy to Nichole Wyche-Seawood at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Government will consider all comments received up to this date and time and may incorporate them into the Final Request for Proposal. No telephone calls will be answered or returned.