SOURCE: US Federal Contractor Registration


August 10, 2015 06:00 ET

US Federal Contractor Registration: Army Releases Vegetation Control Blanket Purchase Agreement Solicitation on FedBizOpps (FBO) in Massachusetts

WASHINGTON DC--(Marketwired - August 10, 2015) - The United States Federal Government as of 08/06/2015 has 307 open Solicitations in Massachusetts where they are currently seeking out properly registered government contractors. According to the new USA Spending website, the federal government has so far spent over $273 billion in government contracts over the course of 1,566,306 government transactions in 2015. Currently, the United States Federal Government has spent over $42 billion on government contracts in Massachusetts alone. Please see the below available contract released by US Federal Contractor Registration, additional Massachusetts contracts can be found at

US Federal Contractor Registration is reporting the release of the Vegetation Control Blanket Purchase Agreement Solicitation in Massachusetts posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 23, 2015. The official archive date for the Vegetation Control Blanket Purchase Agreement Solicitation is September 6, 2015. Every business interested in bidding on the Vegetation Control Blanket Purchase Agreement Solicitation must be properly registered in the SAM Registration, as well as have the North American Industry Classification System codes 561 -- Administrative and Support Services, and 561730 -- Landscaping Services filed in their SAM account/vendor profile.

Below is a copy of the Vegetation Control Blanket Purchase Agreement Solicitation as originally posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 23, 2015:

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers -- New England District is issuing a Pre-Solicitation Notice for a Blanket Purchase Agreement for Vegetation Control Services in the Lower Connecticut River Basin (Barre, Royalston, Huntington, MA).

THE WORK CONSISTS OF: an indefinite quantity of Vegetation Control Services. The Contractor shall furnish all labor, equipment and materials necessary to execute the Vegetation Control Services for each BPA Call under this agreement.

This solicitation will be available on or about 23 July 2015. NO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL THE SOLICITATION IS RELEASED. The solicitation will be available for downloading by accessing the Federal Business Opportunities website ( In order to view this solicitation, prospective contractors are required to self register their firm with Federal Business Opportunities (Go to and quote mark register now quote mark under Vendor/Citizens). Amendments, if any, will be available at this Internet site. Registrants are responsible for the accuracy of the information on the registration list.

This procurement is set-aside for small business vendors. The applicable NAICS code is 561730 with a Small Business Size Standard of $7.5M. All responsible sources may submit a quotation which will be considered by the New England District.

Businesses that would like to learn how to bid on available opportunities or register in SAM can call Acquisition Specialist Justin Jones at 1 (877) 252-2700 Ext. 757. Vendors have been enrolling in the Simplified Acquisition Program to win available government contracts, network with procurement officers across the nation, and qualify their business for government contracting. Businesses that would like to learn more about the Simplified Acquisition Program can visit

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