SOURCE: US Federal Contractor Registration

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

July 15, 2015 03:00 ET

US Federal Contractor Registration: General Services Administration Releases 8(a) STARS II GWAC Open Season RFP on FedBizOpps (FBO)

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - July 15, 2015) - The United States Federal Government as of 07/14/2015 has 960 open Solicitations in Washington D.C. 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 $249 billion in government contracts over the course of 1,409,772 government transactions in 2015. Currently, the United States Federal Government has spent over $10 billion on government contracts in Washington D.C. alone. Please see the below available contract released by US Federal Contractor Registration, additional Washington D.C. contracts can be found at https://www.uscontractorregistration.com.

US Federal Contractor Registration is reporting the release of the 8(a) STARS II GWAC Open Season RFP in Washington D.C. posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 14, 2015. 8(a) STARS II GWAC Open Season RFP currently has a response date set for July 24, 2015. Every business interested in bidding on the 8(a) STARS II GWAC Open Season RFP must be properly registered in the SAM Registration, as well as have the North American Industry Classification System codes 541 - Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, and 541512 - Computer Systems Design Services filed in their SAM account/vendor profile.

Below is a copy of the 8(a) STARS II GWAC Open Season RFP as originally posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 14, 2015:

1. The General Services Administration (GSA) is pleased to release the 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resources for Services (STARS) II Open Season, a/k/a "STARS II OS" or "S2OS", Request for Proposals (RFP or solicitation), QTA0015MDA2001. This solicitation is the only source of official information about this procurement.

2. The STARS II Open Season RFP consists of the following four (4) files:

● "S2OS SF1449"

● "S2OS RFP SECTIONS" -- includes Section I - Pricing, Section II - Scope, Section III - Contract Administration, Section IV - Contract Requirements, Section V - FAR Provisions and Clauses Incorporated by Reference, Section VI - FAR Full Text Provisions and Clauses, Section VII - GSAM Full Text Provisions and Clauses, Attachment 1 - GSA ADM 4800.2H, Labor Category Definitions, and a List of Acronyms

● "S2OS EVALUATION"

● "S2OS PAST PERFORMANCE SURVEY"

3. The file, "Instructions for Using AcquServe to Submit a GSA STARS II Open Season Proposal" serves as a guide to help offerors navigate offer submission in the AcquServe (TM) portal. This is the third in a series of three (3) guides addressing the portal. The guides build upon one another -- an interested party is well served by reviewing the guides in the order posted as each contains important information. The guides are posted on FBO as files associated with solicitation QTA0015MDA2001.

4. As mentioned in the pre-solicitation notice, GSA intends to host optional pre-proposal teleconferences. For more information, see the related file "S2 Optional PreProposal Conferences".

5. The STARS II Procuring Contracting Officer is the sole point of contact for this procurement, who can best be reached at s2os@gsa.gov. Inquiries directed elsewhere might not be considered. GSA reserves the right to publicly discuss and publish, or simply consider, questions and comments regarding the RFP.

6. This is the third posting on FBO regarding the solicitation. The first posting was the pre-solicitation notice on 30 APR 2015, the second was a pre-solicitation notice update on 07 MAY 2015. The postings build upon one another -- an interested party is well served by reviewing the documents in the order posted as each contains important information.

7. While this open season solicitation naturally provides an opportunity to add to STARS II those new prime contractors that qualify under the RFP's terms, it also provides an opportunity to existing STARS II prime contractors that qualify under the RFP's terms.

8. Only legal entities that are SBA 8(a) small business concerns at the time of submission of initial offer that includes pricing will be considered for award as prime contractors in this competitive process.

Businesses that would like to learn how to bid on available opportunities or register in SAM can call Acquisition Specialist John Wayne at 1(877) 252-2700 Ext. 747. 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 http://www.simplifiedacquisitionprogram.org/.

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