Notice of Intent to Sole Source

Agency: Department of Homeland Security
State: Virginia
Type of Government: Federal
Caegory:
  • 63 - Alarm, Signal, and Detection Systems
Posted Date: Oct 11, 2017
Due Date: Oct 26, 2017
Solicitation No: TSA25-04-03027
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Solicitation Number :
TSA25-04-03027
Notice Type :
Special Notice
Synopsis :
Added: Oct 10, 2017 4:52 pm
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) intends to issue a contract modification to two Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract awardees for Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) systems using other than full and open competition. Both firms listed below were awarded competitive IDIQ contracts under Qualification Product List (QPL) solicitation HSTS04-09-R-CT2075 with a five (5) year ordering period for the production, deployment and support of ETD systems. TSA intends to award an ordering period extension to both IDIQ contract holders to extend the ordering period until September 30, 2018 to permit orders placed under both of the IDIQs to be administered as well as to facilitate the efficient transition to new contracts awarded and to be awarded under FBO special notice TSA25-04-02350.

Smiths Detection, Inc., 2202 Lakeside Blvd., Edgewood, MD 21040-1102


L-3 Communications Corporation, 10E Commerce Way, Woburn, MA 01801-1044


These modifications will address the requirements of TSA's Office of Acquisition and Program Management (OAPM) Passenger Screening Program (PSP) in support of checkpoint screening operations.


The Government intends to solicit and negotiate with only one source for each proposed contract action under the authority of FAR 6.302-1 - Only One Responsible Source and No Other Supplies or Services Will Satisfy Agency Requirements.


Interest and capability to respond to the requirement from interested parties will be considered by the Government until 9:00 am DC Local Time on October 26, 2017. Information received will be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether it is in the Government's best interest to procure using other than full and open competition. All final determinations to award an extension until September 30, 2018 to the above IDIQ awardees using other than full and open competition is solely within the discretion of the Government. Such determinations will be publicized in accordance with FAR requirements.


Interested vendors who wish to seek subcontracting opportunities should contact the above named company directly.

Contracting Office Address:
601 S. 12th Street
TSA-25
Arlington, Virginia 20598
United States

Contracting Office Address :
601 S. 12th Street
TSA-25, 10th Floor
Arlington, Virginia 20598
United States
Place of Performance :
601 S. 12th Street
TSA-25
Arlington, Virginia 20598
United States
Primary Point of Contact. :
Joseph R Furtek,
Contract Specialist
Secondary Point of Contact :
Melyssa Bertucci,
Contracting Officer

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