Notice of Intent to Award a Sole Source Purchase Order for Freight Weight Model For Class 3-8 Vehicles
Posted Date: March 26, 2013
Procurement Office : U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Headquarters Procurement Operations Division (3803R)
Response Date: April 5, 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Air and Radiation’s Office of Transportation and Air Quality intends to award a sole source order under the authority of Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 13, Simplified Acquisition Procedures to R. L. Polk of Southfield, MI for a Freight Weight Model for class 3-8 vehicles. R. L. Polk is the only known vendor that can provide the comprehensive, up-to-date nationwide data needed for EPA’s analysis of truck goods movement.
Notwithstanding, any firm that believes it is capable of meeting EPA’s requirement as stated herein may submit a capability statement, which if received within ten (10) calendar days of the date of this announcement will be evidence that competition would be advantageous to the Government. A determination not to compete the proposed purchase order based upon the responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. All questions or comments regarding this procurement shall be addressed in writing to Rachel Schwartz, at Schwartz.firstname.lastname@example.org.
The point of contact for this requirement is Rachel Schwartz, Contract Specialist, at email@example.com.