Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice
Posted Date: 25-AUG-16
Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Procurement and Grants Office (Atlanta); 2920 Brandywine Road, Room 3000 Atlanta GA 30341-4146
Subject: MiSeq Instrument
Classification Code: J - Maintenance, repair & rebuilding of equipment
Solicitation Number: PR01008
Contact: Michael A. Harwell, Contracting Officer, Phone 7704883224, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Procurement and Grants Office (Atlanta)
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCIRD/ISD, 1600 Clifton Rd. NE, Mailstop A19, Atlanta, GA, 30333, hereby announces its intent to issue a sole source contract to Illumina, Inc. 5200 Illumina Way, San Diego, CA 92122 to procure a MiSeq instrument for sequencing bacterial genomes. NAICS Code: 334516
Period of Performance: Deliver by 09/30/2016
The statutory authority permitting other than full and open competition is 41 U.S.C. 253(c)(1) as cited in FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i). The MiSeq Sequencer has a unique process that is required for the research related to this procurement. The high throughput combined with high accuracy in the data allows CDC to analyze many genomes at one time.
Responsible sources that believe they possess the expertise and capabilities identified above are encouraged to submit to the Contracting Officer within 3 days from the posting date of this notice, their written capabilities statement, proposal or quotation which shall be considered by the agency for future procurement. Please forward the capability statement and/or pricing information to Michael Harwell, Contracting Specialist, PR 01008, Centers for Disease Control, Procurement and Grants Office, ATTN: Michael Harwell, MS: K14, 2920 Brandywine Road, Atlanta, GA 30341. All vendors must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to an award of a federal contract. The website is: www.sam.gov.
This is a posting of a sole source award to Illumina, Inc. and is not a request for competition.