Federal contract opportunity N3335514RC001FN for general line grocery merchant wholesalers at Naval Supply Systems Command NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Norfolk, response was due Apr 11, 2014.

Due
Solicitation Number
N3335514RC001FN
Contract Number(s)
N00189-14-P-0362
Additional Info Link
www.fedbid.com
Set-Aside
Total Small Business
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AMENDMENT NOTICE:This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.The solicitation number is N3335514RC001FN and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein.The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 335221 with a small business size standard of 750.00 employees.This requirement is a [ Small Business ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit quotes.The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-04-11 12:30:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com.FOB Destination shall be Bethesda, MD 20889

The FLC - Norfolk requires the following items, Meet or Exceed, to the following:
LI 001: Clothes washer, front load, color white. Include hoses (hot water, cold water, drain). Approximate capacity 3.5 cu-ft.
Approximate dimensions 27" wide x 30" deep x 36" high (new washer shall fit into space of the previous washer Maytag model MHWE200XW00-6).
Product shall meet or exceed specifications, Buy American Act compliant, and Energy Star certified., 15, EA;
LI 002: Clothes dryer, front load, electric, color white. Include plug. Approximate capacity 6.7 cu-ft.
Approximate dimensions 27" wide x 29" deep 36" high (new dryer shall fit into space of the previous dryer Maytag model MEDE200XW1).
Product shall meet or exceed specifications and Buy American Act compliant., 5, EA;
LI 003: Refrigerator, top freezer, color white. Minimum capacity 16.5 cu-ft.
Approximate dimensions 28" wide x 31" deep x 64.75" high (new refrigerator shall fit into space of the previous refrigerator General Electric model MN-GTH17JBC2RWW).
Product shall meet or exceed specifications, Buy American Act compliant, and Energy Star certified., 10, EA;
LI 004: Range/oven, electric, color white. Include 3 prong plugs. Approximate capacity 3 cu-ft, 4 burner coils.
Approximate dimensions 24" wide x 26.5" deep x 40" high (new range/oven shall fit into space of the previous range/oven HotPoint model RA724K2WH).
Product shall meet or exceed specifications and Buy American Act compliant., 5, EA;
LI 005: Microwave, color white. Minimum capacity .9 cu-ft, 900 watts.
Product shall meet or exceed specifications and Buy American Act compliant., 10, EA;
LI 006: Dishwasher, color white. Include hookup kits as applicable.
Approximate dimensions 24" wide x 24" deep x max 34" high (new dishwasher shall fit into space of the previous dishwasher General Electric model MN-GLDA690P02WW).
Product shall meet or exceed specifications, Buy American Act compliant, and Energy Star certified., 2, EA;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, FLC - Norfolk intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing quotes, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FLC - Norfolk is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time quotes.All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their quote using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a quote on www.FedBid.com.Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith quotes, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process.Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com.Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.

System for Award Management

The NAICS code is _335224_ and the Small Business Standard is _1000_employees_.

FAR 52.247-34, F.o.b. Destination applies

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award.

Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Reps and Certs / FAR 52.212-3 Alt1 Offeror Reps and Certs. EFFECTIVE JAN 2005, all offerors are required to use ?Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) to respond to federal solicitations. To register in ORCA, please go to www.bpn.gov/orca. You must be active in the Central Contractor Registration (www.ccr.gov) and have a Marketing Partner Identification Number (MPIN), to register in ORCA. Failure to register in ORCA may preclude an award being made to your company.

The full text of the referenced FAR clauses may be accessed electronically at https://www.acquisition.gov/Far/

52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders?Commercial Items.

52.204-10 Reporting Subcontract Awards.

52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation.

52.222-3 Convict Labor

52.222-19 Child Labor--Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies

52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities

52.222-26 Equal Opportunity

52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers w/ Disabilities

52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging while Driving (SEPT 2010)

52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases.

252.211-7003 Item Identification & Valuation (DEC 2013)

252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports.

252.247-7023 (iv) Alt III - ALTERNATE III (MAY 2002) 252.247-7023.

-252.225-7000: Buy American Act-Balance of Payments Program Certificate 252.232-7010: Levies on Contract Payments 5252.NS-046P: Prospective Contractor Responsibility 52.212-4: Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items 52.212-1: Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items 52.252-1:Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference 52.252-2: Clauses Incorporated by Reference 52.237-2: Protection of Government Buildings, Equipment, and Vegetation.

Control of Government Personnel Work Product (April 1992)

Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DOD Officials (Sep 2011)

Buy American Act & Balance of Payments (Oct 2011)

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (August 2013)

Representation by Corporations Regarding an Unpaid Delinquent Tax Liability or a Felony Convicitoin under any Federal Law - Fiscal Year 2014 Appropriations.

Energy Efficiency in Energy Consuming Products (Dec 2007)

52.204-13, 52.204-2, 52.219-6, 52.232-33, 52.225-25.

252.203-7005, 252.204-7004 Alt A, 252.204-7011, 252.204-7012, 252.225-7002, 252.232-7006.

AMENDMENT NOTICE:This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.The solicitation number is N3335514RC001FN and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein.The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 335224 with a small business size standard of 1,000.00 employees.This requirement is a [ Small Business ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit quotes.The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-04-07 16:00:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com.FOB Destination shall be Bethesda, MD 20889

The FLC - Norfolk requires the following items, Brand Name or Equal, to the following:
LI 001: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Washer Model No.MHWE200Xw00-6 Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 36 in. Include water hoses., 15, EA;
LI 002: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Dryer Model No. MEDE200XW1 Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 38 in. Include plug., 5, EA;
LI 003: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Refrigerator Model No.MN-GTH17JBC2RWW Color: White, refrigerator capacity (16.5 cu. Ft.), Width: 28 in., Height: 64.75 in., and top freezer., 10, EA;
LI 004: Brand Name or Equal
Hot Point-Electric Range Model No. R A724 K2WH Color: White,standard coil, Width: 20-24 in. Include 3 prong plug., 5, EA;
LI 005: Brand Name or Equal
Magic Chef Microwave - Color: White, 0.9 Cu. Ft., 900 Watts, Length: 14.5 in., Width: 19.1 in., Height: 11.4 in., 10, EA;
LI 006: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Dishwasher Model No. MN-GLDA690P02WW Color: White, Width: 24.0 in., Height: 34.0 Include connection kit., 2, EA;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, FLC - Norfolk intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing quotes, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FLC - Norfolk is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time quotes.All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their quote using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a quote on www.FedBid.com.Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith quotes, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process.Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com.Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.

System for Award Management

The NAICS code is _335224_ and the Small Business Standard is _1000_employees_.

FAR 52.247-34, F.o.b. Destination applies

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award.

Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Reps and Certs / FAR 52.212-3 Alt1 Offeror Reps and Certs. EFFECTIVE JAN 2005, all offerors are required to use ?Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) to respond to federal solicitations. To register in ORCA, please go to www.bpn.gov/orca. You must be active in the Central Contractor Registration (www.ccr.gov) and have a Marketing Partner Identification Number (MPIN), to register in ORCA. Failure to register in ORCA may preclude an award being made to your company.

The full text of the referenced FAR clauses may be accessed electronically at https://www.acquisition.gov/Far/

52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders?Commercial Items.

52.204-10 Reporting Subcontract Awards.

52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation.

52.222-3 Convict Labor

52.222-19 Child Labor--Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies

52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities

52.222-26 Equal Opportunity

52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers w/ Disabilities

52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans.

52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging while Driving (SEPT 2010)

52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases.

252.211-7003 Item Identification & Valuation (AUG 2008)

252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports.

252.247-7023 (iv) Alt III - ALTERNATE III (MAY 2002) 252.247-7023.

-252.225-7000: Buy American Act-Balance of Payments Program Certificate 252.232-7010: Levies on Contract Payments 5252.NS-046P: Prospective Contractor Responsibility 52.212-4: Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items 52.212-1: Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items 52.252-1:Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference 52.252-2: Clauses Incorporated by Reference 52.237-2: Protection of Government Buildings, Equipment, and Vegetation.

Control of Government Personnel Work Product (April 1992)

Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DOD Officials (Sep 2011)

Buy American Act & Balance of Payments (Oct 2011)

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (August 2013)

Representation by Corporations Regarding an Unpaid Delinquent Tax Liability or a Felony Convicitoin under any Federal Law - Fiscal Year 2014 Appropriations.

AMENDMENT NOTICE:This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.The solicitation number is N3335514RC001FN and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein.The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 335224 with a small business size standard of 1,000.00 employees.This requirement is a [ Small Business ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit quotes.The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-03-10 15:30:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com.FOB Destination shall be Bethesda, MD 20889

The FLC - Norfolk requires the following items, Brand Name or Equal, to the following:
LI 001: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Washer Model No.MHWE200Xw00-6 Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 36 in., 15, EA;
LI 002: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Dryer Model No. MEDE200XW1 Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 38 in., 5, EA;
LI 003: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Refrigerator Model No.MN-GTH17JBC2RWW Color: White, refrigerator capacity (16.5 cu. Ft.), Width: 28 in., Height: 64.75 in., and top freezer., 10, EA;
LI 004: Brand Name or Equal
Hot Point-Electric Range Model No. R A724 K2WH Color: White,standard coil, Width: 20-24 in., 5, EA;
LI 005: Brand Name or Equal
Magic Chef Microwave - Color: White, 0.9 Cu. Ft., 900 Watts, Length: 14.5 in., Width: 19.1 in., Height: 11.4 in., 10, EA;
LI 006: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Dishwasher Model No. MN-GLDA690P02WW Color: White, Width: 24.0 in., Height: 34.0, 2, EA;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, FLC - Norfolk intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing quotes, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FLC - Norfolk is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time quotes.All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their quote using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a quote on www.FedBid.com.Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith quotes, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process.Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com.Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.

The NAICS code is _335224_ and the Small Business Standard is _1000_employees_.

FAR 52.247-34, F.o.b. Destination applies

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award.

Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Reps and Certs / FAR 52.212-3 Alt1 Offeror Reps and Certs. EFFECTIVE JAN 2005, all offerors are required to use ?Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) to respond to federal solicitations. To register in ORCA, please go to www.bpn.gov/orca. You must be active in the Central Contractor Registration (www.ccr.gov) and have a Marketing Partner Identification Number (MPIN), to register in ORCA. Failure to register in ORCA may preclude an award being made to your company.

The full text of the referenced FAR clauses may be accessed electronically at https://www.acquisition.gov/Far/

52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders?Commercial Items.

52.204-10 Reporting Subcontract Awards.

52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation.

52.222-3 Convict Labor

52.222-19 Child Labor--Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies

52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities

52.222-26 Equal Opportunity

52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers w/ Disabilities

52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans.

52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging while Driving (SEPT 2010)

52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases.

252.211-7003 Item Identification & Valuation (AUG 2008)

252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports.

252.247-7023 (iv) Alt III - ALTERNATE III (MAY 2002) 252.247-7023.

-252.225-7000: Buy American Act-Balance of Payments Program Certificate 252.232-7010: Levies on Contract Payments 5252.NS-046P: Prospective Contractor Responsibility 52.212-4: Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items 52.212-1: Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items 52.252-1:Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference 52.252-2: Clauses Incorporated by Reference 52.237-2: Protection of Government Buildings, Equipment, and Vegetation.

Control of Government Personnel Work Product (April 1992)

Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DOD Officials (Sep 2011)

Buy American Act & Balance of Payments (Oct 2011)

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (August 2013)

AMENDMENT NOTICE:This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.The solicitation number is N3335514RC001FN and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein.The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 335224 with a small business size standard of 1,000.00 employees.This requirement is a [ Small Business ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit quotes.The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-03-10 15:30:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com.FOB Destination shall be Bethesda, MD 20889

The FLC - Norfolk requires the following items, Brand Name or Equal, to the following:
LI 001: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Washer - Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 36 in., 15, EA;
LI 002: Brand Name or Equal
Maytag Front Load Electric Dryer - Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 38 in., 5, EA;
LI 003: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Refrigerator - Color: White, refrigerator capacity (16.5 cu. Ft.), Width: 28 in., Height: 64.75 in., and top freezer., 10, EA;
LI 004: Brand Name or Equal
Hot Point-Electric Range - Color: White,standard coil, Width: 20-24 in., 5, EA;
LI 005: Brand Name or Equal
Magic Chef Microwave - Color: White, 0.9 Cu. Ft., 900 Watts, Length: 14.5 in., Width: 19.1 in., Height: 11.4 in., 10, EA;
LI 006: Brand Name or Equal
General Electric Dishwasher - Color: White, Width: 24.0 in., Height: 34.0, 2, EA;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, FLC - Norfolk intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing quotes, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FLC - Norfolk is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time quotes.All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their quote using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a quote on www.FedBid.com.Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith quotes, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process.Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com.Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.

The NAICS code is _335224_ and the Small Business Standard is _1000_employees_.

FAR 52.247-34, F.o.b. Destination applies

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award.

Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Reps and Certs / FAR 52.212-3 Alt1 Offeror Reps and Certs. EFFECTIVE JAN 2005, all offerors are required to use ?Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) to respond to federal solicitations. To register in ORCA, please go to www.bpn.gov/orca. You must be active in the Central Contractor Registration (www.ccr.gov) and have a Marketing Partner Identification Number (MPIN), to register in ORCA. Failure to register in ORCA may preclude an award being made to your company.

The full text of the referenced FAR clauses may be accessed electronically at https://www.acquisition.gov/Far/

52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders?Commercial Items.

52.204-10 Reporting Subcontract Awards.

52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation.

52.222-3 Convict Labor

52.222-19 Child Labor--Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies

52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities

52.222-26 Equal Opportunity

52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers w/ Disabilities

52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans.

52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging while Driving (SEPT 2010)

52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases.

252.211-7003 Item Identification & Valuation (AUG 2008)

252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports.

252.247-7023 (iv) Alt III - ALTERNATE III (MAY 2002) 252.247-7023.

-252.225-7000: Buy American Act-Balance of Payments Program Certificate 252.232-7010: Levies on Contract Payments 5252.NS-046P: Prospective Contractor Responsibility 52.212-4: Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items 52.212-1: Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items 52.252-1:Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference 52.252-2: Clauses Incorporated by Reference 52.237-2: Protection of Government Buildings, Equipment, and Vegetation.

Control of Government Personnel Work Product (April 1992)

Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DOD Officials (Sep 2011)

Buy American Act & Balance of Payments (Oct 2011)

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (August 2013)

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.The solicitation number is N3335514RC001FN and is issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ), unless otherwise indicated herein.The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The associated North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 335224 with a small business size standard of 1,000.00 employees.This requirement is a [ Small Business ] set-aside and only qualified offerors may submit quotes.The solicitation pricing on www.FedBid.com will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-03-10 15:30:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at www.FedBid.com.FOB Destination shall be Bethesda, MD 20889

The FLC - Norfolk requires the following items, Purchase Description Determined by Line Item, to the following:
LI 001: Front Load Electric Washer - Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 36 in., 15, EA;
LI 002: Front Load Electric Dryer - Color: White, Width: 27 in., Height: 38 in., 5, EA;
LI 003: Refrigerator - Color: White, refrigerator capacity (16.5 cu. Ft.), Width: 28 in., Height: 64.75 in., and top freezer., 10, EA;
LI 004: Electric Range - Color: White,standard coil, Width: 20-24 in., 5, EA;
LI 005: Microwave - Color: White, 0.9 Cu. Ft., 900 Watts, Length: 14.5 in., Width: 19.1 in., Height: 11.4 in., 10, EA;
LI 006: Electric Dishwasher - Color: White, Width: 24.0 in., Height: 34.0, 2, EA;

Solicitation and Buy Attachments

***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at www.fedbid.com. Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.***

For this solicitation, FLC - Norfolk intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. An Offeror may submit a series of pricing quotes, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. FLC - Norfolk is taking this action in an effort to improve both vendor access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, competed, real-time quotes.All responsible Offerors that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their quote using the online exchange located at www.FedBid.com. There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a quote on www.FedBid.com.Offerors that are not currently registered to use www.FedBid.com should proceed to www.FedBid.com to complete their free registration. Offerors that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at clientservices@fedbid.com. Offerors may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on www.FedBid.com by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith quotes, to use decoys in the www.FedBid.com process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive www.FedBid.com process.Should offerors require additional clarification, notify the point of contact or FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or clientservices@fedbid.com.Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive.

The NAICS code is _335224_ and the Small Business Standard is _1000_employees_.

FAR 52.247-34, F.o.b. Destination applies

New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty.

No partial shipments are permitted unless specifically authorized at the time of award.

Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Reps and Certs / FAR 52.212-3 Alt1 Offeror Reps and Certs. EFFECTIVE JAN 2005, all offerors are required to use ?Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) to respond to federal solicitations. To register in ORCA, please go to www.bpn.gov/orca. You must be active in the Central Contractor Registration (www.ccr.gov) and have a Marketing Partner Identification Number (MPIN), to register in ORCA. Failure to register in ORCA may preclude an award being made to your company.

The full text of the referenced FAR clauses may be accessed electronically at https://www.acquisition.gov/Far/

52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders?Commercial Items.

52.204-10 Reporting Subcontract Awards.

52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation.

52.222-3 Convict Labor

52.222-19 Child Labor--Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies

52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities

52.222-26 Equal Opportunity

52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers w/ Disabilities

52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans.

52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging while Driving (SEPT 2010)

52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases.

252.211-7003 Item Identification & Valuation (AUG 2008)

252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports.

252.247-7023 (iv) Alt III - ALTERNATE III (MAY 2002) 252.247-7023.

-252.225-7000: Buy American Act-Balance of Payments Program Certificate 252.232-7010: Levies on Contract Payments 5252.NS-046P: Prospective Contractor Responsibility 52.212-4: Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items 52.212-1: Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items 52.252-1:Solicitation Provisions Incorporated by Reference 52.252-2: Clauses Incorporated by Reference 52.237-2: Protection of Government Buildings, Equipment, and Vegetation.

Control of Government Personnel Work Product (April 1992)

Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DOD Officials (Sep 2011)

Buy American Act & Balance of Payments (Oct 2011)

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (August 2013)

Place of Performance