SOL-DC-12-000014 - Economic, Engineering, and Environmental Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment Mission Support
Update: March 8, 2013
The purpose of this update is to announce that Contract Nos. EP-W-13-009 and EP-W-13-010 were awarded under the full and open competition portion of this solicitation to the following contractors:
ICF Incorporated, LLC
9300 Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22301
3040 Cornwallis Road
RTP, NC 27709
The maximum potential contract amounts are:
|Period||Maximum Potential Amount|
|Option Period I||$4,418,139.00|
|Option Period II||$4,553,314.00|
|Option Period III||$4,692,641.00|
|Option Period IV||$4,836,214.00|
|Period||Maximum Potential Amount|
|Option Period I||
|Option Period II||$4,866,753.00|
|Option Period III||$4,986,938.00|
|Option Period IV||$5,110,486.00|
Questions may be directed to Ryan Daniels, Contract Specialist, via the contact information located below.
Update: October 15, 2012
Amendment #000003 was issued today. The amendment is attached immediately below.
- Amendment #000003 Posted in Adobe Acrobat PDF October 15, 2012 (1 pp, 77.60 KB, About PDF)
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted October 15, 2012
Update: October 12, 2012
Amendment #000002 was issued today. The amendment extends the due date for proposals to November 8, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. LT. The amendment is attached immediately below.
- Amendment #000002 Posted in Adobe Acrobat PDF October 12, 2012 (1 pp, 77.31 KB, About PDF)
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted October 12, 2012
Update: October 5, 2012
Amendment #000001 was issued today, formally incorporating all questions and answers (Nos.1-9) received in response to the solicitation. The amendment is attached immediately below.
- Amendment #000001 Posted in Adobe Acrobat PDF October 5, 2012 (4 pp, 153 KB, About PDF)
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted October 5, 2012
Update: September 26, 2012
The Request for Proposals (RFP) was released today. Proposals are due October 26, 2012 by 2:00 p.m. LT in accordance with the instructions in the solicitation. Technical questions are due within seven (7) days on October 3, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. LT. The solicitation is attached immediately below.
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted September 26, 2012
Update: September 20, 2012
The purpose of this update is to change the expected release date of the solicitation to on or around Wednesday, September 26, 2012.
Update: September 5, 2012
NAICS Code: 541620
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Atmospheric Programs (OAP), Clean Air Markets Division (CAMD), intends to procure services to design, develop, enhance, test, debug, quality assure, operationalize, document, peer review, and apply a broad range of advanced technical, analytical, and modeling tools used for economic, engineering, and environmental analysis.
The acquisition is planned to be conducted as a competitive Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 15 procurement. The Government contemplates The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) Office of Air Programs (OAP), Clean Air Markets Division (CAMD) anticipates awarding multiple cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts with a one-year base and four one-year option periods. The procurement will be conducted as a partial small business set-aside. Up to two (2) contracts will be awarded to small businesses and up to two (2) contracts will be awarded to other than small businesses. Otherwise, the solicitation will be for full and open competition after exclusion of sources, as power generation companies and point source emitters of Hg, SO2, NOx, and CO2 will be ineligible for award.
The solicitation is expected to be released on the FedBizOpps.Gov website or around September 20, 2012. The solicitation package, as well as other related documents and information, will be posted on this website. Offerors are not required to respond to all task areas. However, there are minimum bid requirements depending on whether the offeror is a large or small business. These requirements are as follows:
Small Business Offerors (includes: Small businesses, Small Disadvantaged Businesses, Woman-owned Businesses, HUBZones, Service-disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses) are required to submit proposals for Task Nos. F and G, as well as either Task Nos. A and C or Task Nos. B and D.
Large Business Offerors and offerors that do not qualify as Small Businesses Offerors are required to submit proposals for Task Nos. F, G, H and I, as well as either Task Nos. A and C or Task Nos. B and D. The task areas, from A to I, are:
- Power Sector Modeling, Analysis and Assessment (Bottom Up Approach);
- Power Sector Modeling, Analysis and Assessment (Alternative Approach);
- Modeling, Analysis and Assessment of Other Source Sectors (Bottom Up Approach);
- Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment of Other Source Sectors (Alternative Approach);
- Sector Integrating Models;
- Other Economic Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment;
- Environmental Assessment, Evaluative Analysis, and Impacts Modeling (including Atmospheric, Ecological, Health Effects, and Cost/Benefits);
- Expert Panels, Work Groups, and Special Studies;
- Technical Support Activities.
The solicitation will identify the deadline for submission of any questions pertaining to the solicitation requirements. It will be at the Government's discretion to respond to any questions submitted after that deadline. All responses to questions, clarifications, and/or comments deemed necessary by the Contracting Officer will be provided via amendment to the solicitation. Interested offerors are advised to monitor this website and the Federal Business Opportunities website for the solicitation and for any other updates in regards to the solicitation. No paper copies will be furnished.
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted September 5, 2012
Posted Date: May 16 , 2012
Procurement Office: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Headquarters Procurement Operations Division, Program Contract Service Center, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20460
Response Date: June 30, 2012
This is a sources sought notice only. This is not a solicitation announcement. No contract will be awarded as a result of this announcement, and no reimbursement will be made for any costs associated with providing information in response to this announcement or any follow-up requests. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 541620.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is performing market research to identify contractors that possess the capabilities to provide Economic, Engineering, and Environmental Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment Mission Support for the EPA's Office of Atmospheric Programs (OAP), Clean Air Markets Division (CAMD). Task areas include: Power Sector Modeling, Analysis and Assessment - Bottom Up Approach; Power Sector Modeling, Analysis and Assessment - Alternative Approach; Modeling, Analysis and Assessment of Other Sectors - Bottom Up Approach; Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment of Sectors - Alternative Approach; Sector Integrating Models; Other Economic Modeling, Analysis, and Assessment; Experts, Expert Panels, Work Groups, and Special Studies and other Technical Support Activities. The work is further detailed in the Draft Statement of Work. The Draft Statement of Work is available below.
This requirement is currently performed as a cost-plus-fixed-fee work assignment contract under Contract Nos. EP-W-08-018 & EP-W-08-019. The Government expects to conduct the procurement as a full-and-open competitive negotiated acquisition and award cost-plus-fixed-fee work assignment contracts under a multiple award scenario. The resultant contract(s) is anticipated to have a one-year base period and four one-year option periods.
Interested parties may submit a brief capability statement, no more than five (5) single-sided pages, demonstrating how they are capable of meeting this requirement. Standard brochures and/or paraphrasing of the Statement of Work will not be considered sufficient to demonstrate the capabilities of an interested party. Feedback and/or evaluation information will not be provided to any firm regarding their individual capability statements. Telephone calls, facsimiles, and/or requests for a solicitation will not be accepted or acknowledged. The capability statement should include the following: (1) Name of business; (2) Contact information (address, telephone, facsimile, e-mail, website address); (3) DUNS number, business size and classification; (4) GSA contract number and period of performance (if vendor has GSA contract that fulfills requirements of the draft Statement of Work); (5) Technical description of ability to meet the requirement (description should address technical competencies, and organizational experience relative to the key task areas in the draft Statement of Work); (6) Discussion of any potentially significant organizational conflicts of interest; (7) Any comments or concerns regarding draft Statement of Work or subject procurement. Businesses shall submit electronic copies of their respective capability statements to Bill Meroney at firstname.lastname@example.org and Ryan Daniels at email@example.com, no later than June 30, 2012.
- Draft Statement of Work Posted in Microsoft Word Format on May 16, 2012 (9 pp, 28.9KB)
- FedBizOpps Announcement Posted May 16, 2012
The point of contact for this procurement is Ryan Daniels, Contract Specialist, at firstname.lastname@example.org.