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December’s Bid Opportunity is Here!
Michigan Defense Center: December’s Bid Opportunity is Here!
Manu-Tech Pitch Day
Enabling Operational Resiliency in Manufacturing
Join Manu-Tech Pitch Day 2021 on December 8 and get insight on breakthrough technology that is enabling operational resiliency for our Michigan manufacturing firms. The event features best in class technology from companies in the Automation Alley Industry 4.0 Accelerator. The event also includes a fireside chat with Automation Alley CEO Tom Kelly and MEDC CEO Quentin Messer, Jr., as well as a roundtable discussion with Michigan manufacturing industry 4.0 thought leaders. Participants will also learn about the Automation Alley Industry 4.0 Accelerator powered by LTU Centrepolis and Lean Rocket Lab.
Register Now for Free: https://pmbc.connect.space/manu-tech-2021/details
5G Applications for Army Installations
The United States Army Engineer Research and Development Center is seeking solutions for the idea generation and development of use cases that demonstrate the potential of 5G technology relevant to Army installation operations. The solutions detailing 5G use cases applicable to Army installations will be presented during a summit/conference to foster discussion with Army stakeholders and influence the way-ahead.
December Spotlight: Bid Opportunity of the Month
Sea Lamprey Trap (East Branch) Au Gres River, Michigan
Construct a sea lamprey trap structure at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources weir located on the east branch of the Au Gres River in Iosco County, Mich. The structure will be located on the west side of the river and will consist of a marine platform, trap vault, and lift system. The sea lamprey trap will be constructed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in a separate contract and will be designed to fit into the trap vault. In addition to the construction of a sea lamprey trap structure, the project will also include the creation of an access path leading to the platform and repairs to the east bank weir wingwall.
Michigan Awarded Contracts
LOC Performance, Plymouth, Michigan
LOC Performance, Plymouth, Michigan, was awarded a $73,265,840 firm-fixed-price contract for engineering change proposal kits in support of the Bradley Fighting Vehicle. Bids were solicited via the internet with one bid received. Work will be performed in Plymouth, Michigan, with an estimated completion date of March 20, 2024. Fiscal 2022 procurement of weapons and tracked combat vehicles, Army funds in the amount of $73,265,840 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-22-F-0001).
General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan
General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $23,960,964 modification (P00010) to contract W56HZV-20-C-0031 for maintenance training and procedural technical assistance to the Kuwait Land Force. Work will be performed in Kuwait City, Kuwait, with an estimated completion date of Nov. 22, 2022. Fiscal 2010 Foreign Military Sales funds in the amount of $23,960,964 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
November’s Bid Opportunities Are Here!
8 Michigan Companies Exhibit at the Largest Defense Conference in North America
8 Michigan companies traveled to Washington DC with the Michigan Defense Center/MEDC in October to exhibit their products and services at the Association of U.S. Army Annual Conference.
The MDC/MEDC booth was a showcase of Michigan industry, solutions and the state’s high-tech defense eco-system.
Michigan’s presence including advanced engineering and manufacturing, Michigan National Guard testing and training facilities as well as world renowned university and R&D capabilities.
Army Next Generation Combat Vehicles located in Michigan and the Michigan National Guard also were on hand to talk about their offerings and needs.
The show drew attendees from around the world, DoD buyers and leadership.
“It was so important for these Army leaders and defense contractors from around the globe to see that Michigan is serious and proactive when it comes to winning business for our current defense companies, attracting new defense investment and missions.” said Vicki Selva, Executive Director of the Michigan Defense Center/MEDC who led the mission. “Michigan is often missed as the Pentagon looks past us to California or Texas for solutions. In reality, we have all of the same advantages without many of the costs and obstacles in the more recognized “military states”.
The Michigan companies that were part of the state’s offerings gained exposure, leads and opportunities at an affordable cost, allowing companies of all sizes to compete in defense contracting.
Russ Neive from Acromag traveled from Wixom to D.C. to participate. “There were several thousand attendees during the three day event that kept all of us busy presenting products and discussing applications. Anyone looking for an affordable way to re-enter the trade show scene should consider teaming up with MEDC. We have benefitted from their efforts for many years and look forward to partnering with them for many more years to come”
Next show: Michigan Defense Center, MEDC International Export and the Michigan Israeli Business Accelerator will lead a trade mission to Tel Aviv for the Israeli Defense Expo, ISDEF, March 2022. For more information on this opportunity click here.
Defense Contracts Awarded to Michigan Companies June 2021
June 8, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2650662/
MVL-Percassi-Gemmo JV LLC,* Lansing, Michigan, is awarded an $81,489,561, firm-fixed-price contract for construction of family housing in Vicenza, Italy. The work to be performed provides for the construction of junior enlisted and senior officer family dwellings to include parking, utilities, street improvements and demolition of existing facilities. Work will be performed in Vicenza, Italy, and is expected to be completed by August 2023. Fiscal 2019 military construction (Army) contract funds in the amount of $81,489,561 are obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via the beta.sam.gov website with five proposals received. Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N62470-21-C-0003).
June 17, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2662720/
The King Co. Inc.,* Holland, Michigan, was awarded a $25,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract for hydraulic dredging. Bids were solicited via the internet with three received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2025. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity (W912EK-21-D-0007).
June 23, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2669117/
Amentum Services Inc., Germantown, Maryland (FA8210-21-D-0002); Applied Research Associates Inc., Albuquerque, New Mexico (FA8210-21-D-0003); Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia (FA8210-21-D-0004); Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp., Boulder, Colorado (FA8210-21-D-0005); Dynetics Inc., Huntsville, Alabama (FA8210-21-D-0006); EWA Government Systems Inc., Herndon, Virginia (FA8210-21-D-0007); Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp., Atlanta, Georgia (FA8210-21-D-0008); IERUS Technologies Inc., Huntsville, Alabama (FA8210-21-D-0009); KIHOMAC Inc., Reston, Virginia (FA8210-21-D-0010); DRS Training & Control Systems LLC, Fort Walton Beach, Florida (FA8210-21-D-0011); Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas (FA8210-21-D-0012); Amherst Systems Inc., Buffalo, New York (FA8210-21-D-0013); Radiance Technologies Inc., Huntsville, Alabama (FA8210-21-D-0014); Raytheon Co., Tewksbury, Massachusetts (FA8210-21-D-0015); Saab Inc., Syracuse, New York (FA8210-21-D-0016); Scientific Research Corp., Atlanta, Georgia (FA8210-21-D-0017); Signature Research Inc., Calumet, Michigan (FA8210-21-D-0018); SRC Inc., Syracuse, New York (FA8210-21-D-0019); Technology Service Corp., Arlington, Virginia (FA8210-21-D-0020); and Viasat Inc., Tempe, Arizona (FA8210-21-D-0021), have been awarded a not-to-exceed $950,000,000 multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for support of Range Threat Systems Branch, including Advanced Radar Threat Systems, Joint Treat Emitter and Branch Modernization programs. This entails threat radar systems, along with supporting tools and infrastructure to the Air Force combat training ranges. Work will be performed at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, and/or at the contractor’s facility, depending on the individual task order, and is expected to be completed June 22, 2027. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with 20 offers received. Fiscal 2021 research, development, test and evaluations funds in the amount of $5,000 are being awarded to each contractor at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.
June 24, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2670768/
Tactical Air Support Inc., Reno, Nevada, is awarded a $14,800,000 firm-fixed-price contract. This contract provides for the procurement of six block upgrade system kits, consisting of four F-5N+ kits and two F-5F+ kits, in support of the F-5N+/F+ avionics reconfiguration and tactical enhancement/modernization for inventory standardization program. Work will be performed in Jacksonville, Florida (28%); Olathe, Kansas (15%); Carlsbad, California (11%); Clarksburg, Maryland (10%); Grand Rapids, Michigan (7%); Woodland Hills, California (6%); Franklin, North Carolina (6%); Salt Lake City, Utah (4%); Minneapolis, Minnesota (3%); Warner Robbins, Georgia (2%); Camarillo, California (2%); Jupiter, Florida (2%); Avenel, New Jersey (1%); Fairborn, Ohio (1%); Deerfield, Illinois (1%); and Auburn, Alabama (1%), and is expected to be completed in August 2022. Fiscal 2021 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $14,800,000 will be obligated at the time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. The Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00421-21-C-0037).
June 25, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2672658/
Peckham Vocational Industries Inc., Lansing, Michigan, was awarded a $109,088,195 hybrid (cost-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price) contract for organizational clothing and individual equipment repair, cleaning, warehousing and distribution. Bids were solicited via the internet with one bid received. Work will be performed in Lansing, Michigan, with an estimated completion date of June 25, 2025. Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Army) funds in the amount of $26,908,212 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-21-C-0118).
June 30, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2678227/
Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, was awarded a $152,662,199 modification (P00126) to contract W56HZV-20-C-0050 to support the fielding of trucks, packaged and installed kits, and trailers. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of Oct. 31, 2022. Fiscal 2019 and 2020 Navy procurement; 2021 Air Force procurement; 2019, 2020 and 2021 other procurement, Army; 2021 Marine Corps procurement; and 2021 Foreign Military Sales (Lithuania, Macedonia, Slovenia and Romania) funds in the amount of $152,662,199 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
July 2021 Bid Opportunities of the Month
Opportunity for Moving and Related Services
NAICS Code: 484210 – Used Household and Office Goods Moving
Contract Opportunity Type: Pre-solicitation (Original)
GSA Region 5: Great Lakes Region – Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin
The General Services Administration, Great Lakes Region, Acquisition Management Division is issuing this synopsis for “Moving and Related Services”.
This project shall consist of providing all management, supervision, labor, materials, supplies, tools and equipment to perform to moving and related services as described herein. Services are for the base period which is for an initial one-year period, with 4 one year options. Work under this contract is expected to commence on or about February 1, 2022.
Read More: View the full opportunity HERE: https://sam.gov/opp/a3f9efaa8fa3423788633a047883bea0/view
DoD Opportunity for Michigan EV Technology Companies
Deadline to submit: Friday, July 9th
The Michigan Defense Center would like to alert you to an opportunity to participate in a DoD-sponsored study regarding the availability and technical maturity of Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) Hybrid Electric and All Electric technologies for medium duty and heavy-duty vehicles. Participation includes a survey and/or interview by a DoD-contracted consultant for non-proprietary information.
The U.S. Army will use the information from the study to determine the operational and maintenance benefits associated with electric propulsion and energy storage systems for tracked combat vehicle platforms in the 40–60 ton weight range. Specifically, the Next Generation Combat Vehicle Cross Function Team (NGCV CFT) and the Product Manager for the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle Product Manager (PdM OMFV), headquartered at the Detroit Arsenal, will be the primary customers for this study. This study will also be a road map for the commercial industry to determine how best to move Hybrid Electric and All Electric vehicle design solutions into the medium and heavy equipment sectors.
Benefits to Michigan companies that participate in this study:
– Inclusion of company name and technology offerings in the final report
– Receipt of the study results
– Wide exposure to combat capability developers and acquisition communities through a formal government research document
Click Here to Register to participate in the study!
ERDCWERX – Seeking New & Improved Levee Monitoring Solutions
Submission Deadline: 22 July 2021 3:00 PM CST
ERDCWERX seeks to identify and understand the latest technology that could be useful in assessing levee conditions. Interested parties are invited to submit a brief white paper to introduce solutions to our government partner, the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC).
The ERDC project team will identify those that qualify to participate in a virtual pitch. Following the pitch sessions, the three (3) solutions that best meet ERDC project objectives will each be awarded a $10,000 cash prize by ERDCWERX.
All interested parties are invited to submit. This could include representatives of industry and academia as well as individual innovators.
Please feel free to share this with others who may benefit from the opportunity.
Register now to access details on this opportunity: https://www.michigandefensecenter.com/erdc-werx/
Find Federal Contracts with the NEW BTS Opportunities Wizard
The Bid Targeting System (BTS) is a free online tool for Michigan businesses. It is designed to automatically identify the best federal contract opportunities for your company.
To offer more flexible options for users, the Michigan Defense Center recently launched the BTS “Opportunities Wizard”, a new feature that walks you through a step-by-step tutorial to search for different government contract and grant opportunities.
Get Started by following this Step-by-Step Tutorial:
Try the Opportunities Wizard by logging into BTS and clicking on the “Search Bids” link at the top-left of the page, and then the “Opportunities Wizard” button.
This will allow you to start your search with “New Filters”.
WHAT TYPE OF PRODUCT OR SERVICE DO YOU WATN TO SELL?
Here you can add your firm’s NAICS Codes.
WHAT TYPE OF OPPORTUNITIES WOULD YOU LIKE TO FIND?
– Federal Contract Opportunities
– Federal Grants
– Private Company Sub-Contracting Opportunities
WHAT FEDERAL AGENCIES DO YOU WANT TO WORK FOR?
– Any federal agency
– Defense agencies only
– Non-defense agencies only
(Or there is the option to “Type some agency names and click the desired agency”)
DO YOU HAVE PREFERENCE FOR ANY SPECIFIC SET-ASIDES?
– No preference, show opportunities for ANY set-aside
– Woman-Owned Small Business
– Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business
– Service Disabled Veteran Owned
– Veteran Owned
– Native American Owned
DO YOU PREFER THE PLACE OF PERFORMANCE IN MICHIGAN ONLY?
– Michigan Only
DO YOU WANT TO BE EMAILED WHEN NEW OPPORTUNITIES ARE MATCHED?
– Yes, save the filter and receive notification
– Full List
– Top 10 by Opportunity Score
Format of Report
– Standard List (recommended- the option to export the CSV list is available here as well)
– Extract CSV
Final Step is to click “View Now” to see your opportunities!
Email email@example.com for more information. Start looking today for the contracts you want to win tomorrow!
June 2021 Bid Opportunities of the Month
MATOC – Construction – Michigan National Guard
Contract Opportunity Type: Presolicitation (Updated)
Construction Indefinite Delivery-Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Multiple Award Task Order Contract for maintenance, repair, construction and design-build services in support of the National Guard activities in the State of Michigan. These will be multi-disciplined contracts consisting of a Base Award of two calendar years, and three one year option periods. The total contract period, including options, shall not exceed five calendar years. The total of individual task orders placed against this MATOC Program shall not exceed $48M. This action is being solicited as a total small business set-aside. NAICS Codes: 236210 and 237310, $39.5M is the small business size standard.
Selfridge ANGB, MI
Battle Creek ANGB, MI / Fort Custer Training Center, MI
Alpena CRTC, MI / Camp Grayling, MI
The Government’s intent is to award a minimum of nine, and a maximum of twelve, contracts to offerors that are responsible and that submit proposals that are acceptable and reasonable. At the task order level, the contracting officer may set-aside an individual task order for other socio-economic programs. Persons intending on offering a proposal should attend the Pre-Proposal Conference and Site Visit. Solicitation and all information, notices, and amendments for this solicitation will be posted at beta.sam.gov “Contract Opportunities”.
View full opportunity here: https://sam.gov/opp/da4cc100a0174ebe8e74804926b9b64b/view
Machine Shop Rapid Prototyping Requirement
Contract Opportunity Type: Presolicitation (Original)
This is a follow-up to a previously posted RFI, N0017820R4305.
This Synopsis is being posted to the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) page located at https://beta.sam.gov/. It is understood that this is the single point of entry for posting of synopsis and solicitations to the Internet.
The Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) intends to issue a solicitation for build to print rapid prototypes above the simplified acquisition threshold. Competitions for which will be conducted individually at the order level. The contractor shall provide completed prototypes by performing precision machining (mill and lathe operations), welding, sheet-metal fabrication, coating, treating, assembly, and inspection of prototype hardware in accordance with the drawing packages furnished by the Government.
This requirement will be procured as Small Business Set-Aside Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract. Multiple-award Contracts are anticipated to be made to all offerors who submit technically acceptable samples as defined in the upcoming RFP. This is a new requirement with no previous acquisition history.
This notice is a synopsis and does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP) and it is not a commitment by the U.S. Navy to procure the subject services. The Government will not pay for any information received. Phone call responses will not be accepted. All questions are to be submitted via email to the Contract Specialist: Geneva Honeyman, firstname.lastname@example.org with email title to include: “Machine Shop Rapid Prototyping – N0017821R4305” in the subject line.
View full opportunity here: https://sam.gov/opp/37c1dfe4fabf4a54a4cbbf4a6eab7ee2/view
Defense Contracts Awarded to Michigan Companies May 2021
May 12, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2605292/
Bren-Tronics Inc.,* Commack, New York (W91CRB-21-D-0013); Inventus Power LLC, Woodridge, Illinois (W91CRB-21-D-0014); Navitas Advanced Solutions Group LLC, Ann Arbor, Michigan (W91CRB-21-D-0015); and Ultralife Corporation, Newark, New York (W91CRB-21-D-0016), will compete for each order of the $1,253,566,172 firm-fixed-price contract for the Conformal Wearable Battery. Bids were solicited via the internet with four received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of May 10, 2030. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity. (Correction: actually awarded on May 13, 2021.)
May 14, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2618361/
BAE Systems Land &Armaments LP, Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $15,730,000 modification (P00110) to contract W56HZV-15-C-A001 for spare parts necessary for initial training and fielding for Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicles. Work will be performed in York, Pennsylvania, with an estimated completion date of Jan. 1, 2023. Fiscal 2019 and 2020 weapons and tracked combat vehicle procurement, Army funds; and European Deterrence Initiative, Defense funds in the amount of $15,730,000 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
May 20, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2626194/
Crane Technologies Group Inc.,* Rochester Hills, Michigan, is awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum amount of $20,077,068 for the modernization of up to seven 60/15-ton portal cranes at Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY); and Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PSNS & IMF). Task order 0001 is being awarded at $2,598,471 for the modernization of portal crane DC-39 at NNSY. Work for this task order is expected to be completed by May 2023. All work on this contract will be performed in Portsmouth, Virginia; and Bremerton, Washington. The work to be performed is for the modernization of six 60/15-ton portal cranes at NNSY, and one 60/15-ton portal crane at PSNS & IMF. The term of the contract is not to exceed 60 months with an expected completion date of May 2025. Contract funds in the amount of $2,598,471 are obligated on this award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Contract funds are fiscal 2021 other procurement, Navy. Future task orders will be primarily funded by other procurement, Navy. This contract was competitively procured via the beta.SAM.gov website with two proposals received. The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N62470-21-D-0009).
May 21, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2628039/
AAR Manufacturing Inc., Cadillac, Michigan, has been awarded a $16,458,480 task order (FA8534-21-F-0024) against previously awarded contract FA8534-20-D-0003 for the repair of the 463L cargo pallets. Work will be performed in Cadillac, Michigan, and is expected to be completed May 31, 2023. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. This task order brings the total cumulative face value of the contract to $63,237,847. Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance funds in the full amount are being obligated at time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.
May 27, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2637207/
General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Michigan, has been awarded an estimated $16,450,918 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity contract for spare parts supporting various wheeled and tracked military vehicles. This was a competitive acquisition with one response received. This is a five-year contract with no option periods. Locations of performance are Michigan and South Carolina, with a June 14, 2026, performance completion date. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2026 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio (SPE7LX-21-D-0110).
May 28, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2639135/
The Pontiac Drywall Systems Inc.,* Pontiac, Michigan, is awarded a $10,502,541 firm-fixed-price contract task order N4008521F5398 under a multiple award construction contract for design-bid-build services at the U.S. Naval War College. Work will be performed in Newport, Rhode Island, and is expected to be completed by July 2023. This project provides for renovations to Mahan Hall, Building Three, to include repairs and/or replacement to the low-slope roof, exterior walls, building fenestrations, interior floor plan re-configuration, interior finishes, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, plumbing, electrical, elevator, hazardous material abatement and updated storm drainage system. Additionally, the project will provide new construction of a connector addition to Turner Walkway, and installation of a new elevator and elevator shaft. Fiscal 2021 operation and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $10,502,541 are obligated on this award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Two proposals were received for this task order. The Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, Virginia, is the contracting activity (N40085-17-D-5039).
Peckham Vocational Industries,** Lansing, Michigan, has been awarded a maximum $15,790,274 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for commercial third-party logistics support including warehousing, storage, logistics and distribution functions for a wide variety of clothing items. This is a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(5), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. This is a two-year base contract with three one-year option periods. Location of performance is Michigan, with a May 31, 2023, ordering period end date. Using customers are Navy and Coast Guard. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2023 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (SPE1C1-21-D-N150).
May 2021 Bid Opportunities of the Month
Wheel and Run Flat Assembly
Contract Opportunity Type: Presolicitation (Updated)
THIS PROCUREMENT WILL BE A 3-YEAR REQUIREMENTS TYPE CONTRACT RESTRICTED TO THE PART NUMBER INDICATED BELOW.
ITEM: WHEEL AND RUN FLAT ASSEMBLY
MILITARY (19207) PART NO: 12563652
PACKAGING: MILITARY/B (WITH SPECIAL PACKAGING INSTRUCTION AK00000001)
ESTIMATED QUANTITY: 5,400 UNITS
KIND OF CONTRACT: FIRM FIXED PRICE
The Technical Data Package (TDP) is attached to this notice.
The solicitation will post on/about 7 May 2021, with offers due on/about 7 June 2021 (see solicitation for actual offer due date). Offerors are encouraged to check the beta.sam.gov website on a regular basis for any updates to the solicitation.
The solicitation contains a provision entitled ‘Reverse Auction,’ which allows for the use of reverse auction as a pricing technique. After the solicitation closes, the contracting officer will determine if a reverse auction will be held. If a reverse auction is held, contractors must be registered in the reverse auction system in order to participate in the auction. Additionally, the contractor representative participating in the auction must have taken the on-line reverse auction training prior to the auction. Registration, on-line training, and other information regarding the reverse auction can be found at https://dla.procurexinc.com. Any questions related to the reverse auction system or process can be directed to the contract specialist.
View full opportunity here: https://beta.sam.gov/opp/e6f6d094675c4f7eab0c998f5ec76a9c/view
U–THIS IS A SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE FOR FAMILY AND CHILD EDUCATION SERVICES
Contract Opportunity Type: Sources Sought (Original)
THIS IS A SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE FOR FAMILY AND CHILD EDUCATION SERVICES. SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE Reference Number # DOIAFBO210051 Family and Child Education Services Program Location: There are 48 locations spread out across the following states: Arizona, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wisconsin. THIS IS A SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE ONLY. THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL OR INVITATION FOR BID. THIS DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A SOLICITATION AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A COMMITMENT BY THE BUREAU OF INDIAN EDUCATION (BIE). The appropriate Northern American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this project is 611710, Educational Support Services, and the Small Business Size Standard is $16,500,000. Small Businesses are reminded under DIAR 1452.280-3 Subcontracting limitations; they must perform at least 50% of the cost of the contract, not including the cost of materials, with the firm’s own employees. Include the percentage of work that will be self-performed on this project, and how it will be accomplished. Proposed Subcontractor experience will not be considered for ISBEE capability purposes…
View full opportunity here: https://beta.sam.gov/opp/61273c557ae04ddbbfcb1ddaa8dccfc6/view#general
Cyclical Maintenance Single Award IDIQ at Multiple Weather Forecasting Offices to Support the National Weather Service Central Region
Contract Opportunity Type: Presolicitation (Original)
This presolicitation notice is being posted to the Governmentwide point of entry (GPE) website, beta.SAM.gov in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 5.204, Presolicitation notices. This presolicitation notice is prepared in accordance with FAR 36.213-2(b).
The Government has a need for a single award task order type contract. It is the Government’s intent to award a single firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract in accordance with the procedures of FAR Parts 15 (Contracting by Negotiation) and 36 (Construction and Architect-Engineer Contracts). The Maximum Ordering Limit is $2,000,000.00 (the total maximum amount of all awarded task orders shall not exceed $2,000,000.00).
One (1) seed project will be part of the initial procurement. The estimated magnitude of construction is anticipated to be less than $25,000 for the seed project. Proposals for the seed project shall be submitted as part of an interested vendor’s proposal package. If further task order requirements are defined, task orders will be issued to the awarded contractor. It is anticipated that the IDIQ will be for a five year period…
View full opportunity here: https://beta.sam.gov/opp/47546211f93b4cac82dc77d96729cfd9/view#general
P404 Reserve Center and Vehicle Maintenance Facility at Battle Creek, MI
Contract Opportunity Type: Combined Synopsis/Solicitation (Updated)
***THIS SOLICIATION IS FOR CURRENT CONTRACT HOLDERS UNDER THE MARINE CORPS LARGE PROJECTS MACC SERIES N4008520D00320036***
The proposed project constructs a low-rise Marine Corps Reserve Center with concrete slab on grade and concrete block and steel frame building with architectural masonry exterior and sloped standing seam metal roof. Building includes an armory, drill hall, lockers and showers, classrooms, fitness center, supply storage, offices, and a covered weapons cleaning area. Additionally, the proposed project constructs a low-rise, Vehicle Maintenance Facility with concrete slab on grade and concrete block and steel frame with sloped standing seam metal roof. Building includes four vehicle bays, offices, classrooms, and welding shop.
View full opportunity here: https://beta.sam.gov/opp/022ea46e7fa44013ba73c1a7a85965cc/view
Protect & Grow Community Discussion at MDEX 2021
The Michigan Defense Center is proud to invite you to the
Protect and Grow Community Discussion
May 26, 2021 | 2:30-4:30pm
This Community Discussion is intended for Michigan stakeholders, partners and companies.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!
Registrants will receive an event calendar email with meeting link by May 24th
The Michigan Defense Center leads the state’s Protect and Grow Initiative, a comprehensive statewide effort to protect Michigan’s federal and state military facilities and missions while growing assets, missions and opportunities for Michigan companies in the cutting-edge emerging markets needed by our nation’s defense agencies.
The P&G Community Discussion is our time share with our government, academic and industry partners an update on Michigan’s strategies and successes!
• MDC’s CyberSmart Program
• P&G Innovation Around the State
• MI NG Update
• Legislative Defense Updates
We are looking forward to seeing you and hearing your ideas. As always, thank you for your great and continued support.
Defense Contracts Awarded to Michigan Companies April 2021
April 1, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2559008/
BAE Systems Land & Armaments L.P., Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $15,601,662 modification (P00103) to contract W56HZV-15-C-A001 to replace AMPV T-157i track with T-161track. Work will be performed in York, Pennsylvania, with an estimated completion date of Nov. 30, 2023. Fiscal 2018, 2019 and 2020 weapons and tracked combat vehicle procurement, Army funds; fiscal 2018, 2019 and 2020 European Reassurance Initiative, Defense funds; and fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation, Army funds in the amount of $15,601,662 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
April 5, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2561626/
Ronal Industries Inc.,* Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded an $8,282,978 firm-fixed-price contract for vaneaxial fans. Bids were solicited via the internet with one received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of April 4, 2026. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Detroit Arsenal, Michigan, is the contracting activity (W56HZV-21-D-0021).
April 6, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2563073/
Prestolite Electric Inc., Novi, Michigan, has been awarded a maximum $15,096,767 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-quantity long-term contract for electric starters. This was a competitive acquisition with one response received. This is a three-year base contract with two one-year option periods. Locations of performance are Michigan and New York, with an April 5, 2024, performance completion date. Using customer is Defense Logistics Agency. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2024 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio (SPE7LX-21-D-0095).
April 19, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2577890/
USSI LLC,* doing business as Nartron, Reed City, Michigan, has been awarded a maximum $14,024,932 firm-fixed-price contract for remote control switches. This is a three-year base contract with two one-year option periods. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1), as stated in Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.203-1. Location of performance is Michigan, with an April 19, 2024, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2021 through 2024 defense working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Columbus, Ohio (SPE7MX-21-D-0100).
April 28, 2021 https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2588801/
Central Lake Armor Express Inc., Central Lake, Michigan, is awarded a $7,701,807 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity modification to previously-awarded contract N61331-20-D-0010 for Maritime Armor Systems to support the Antiterrorism Afloat Equipage Program. This modification will increase the contract value up to a maximum of $19,715,207. Work will be performed in Central Lake, Michigan, and is expected to be completed by May 2022. No funding will be obligated at time of award. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City, Panama City, Florida, is the contracting activity.
Loc Performance Products LLC,* Plymouth, Michigan, was awarded a $16,809,569 modification (P00016) to contract W15QKN-18-C-0073 for improved armored cab modification kits and spare parts kits for the M270A2 version of the Multiple Launch Rocket System. Work will be performed in Plymouth, Michigan, with an estimated completion date of April 30, 2023. Fiscal 2021 missile procurement, Army funds in the amount of $16,809,569 were obligated at the time of the award. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.