Status Report

NASA SSC Solicitation: Mosquito Treatment

By SpaceRef Editor
July 24, 2006
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Synopsis – Jul 21, 2006
General Information
Solicitation Number: NNS165560Q
Posted Date: Jul 21, 2006
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jul 21, 2006
Original Response Date: Aug 02, 2006
Current Response Date: Aug 02, 2006
Classification Code: 99 — Miscellaneous
NAICS Code: 561710 – Exterminating and Pest Control Services

Contracting Office Address

NASA Business Management Division, Acquisition Management Office, Code BA30, Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000


NASA/SSC plans to issue a sole source, firm fixed price, contract to the Hancock County Mosquito Control Commission for mosquito treatment in the SSC buffer zone. This treatment is inclusive of pesticide spraying and monitoring in strategically placed mosquito light traps with the SSC Fee area. The Hancock County Mosquito Control Commission is the only known vendor that can provide these aerial and land treatments within this area. There will be only one award made for this requirement. See Numbered Note 22.

This is a sole source commercial item acquisition under FAR Parts 6.301-1 and 12. The Government believes only one responsible source can provide the supplies that will satisfy the Agency’s requirements. This notice of intent is not a Request for Quotation (RFQ) for competitive quotes. Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 3:00 p.m. on August 02, 2006. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government.

This acquisition is unrestricted. The NAICS Code and Size Standard are 561710 and $6.5 Million respectively. The DPAS Rating for this procurement is DO-C9.

FOB is destination.

The anticipated release date of this RFQ is on or about August 03, 2006 with responses due NLT 3:00 PM August 11, 2006.

An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Any referenced notes can be viewed at the following URL: .

All potential offerors shall notify this office in writing, by facsimile, email, or any other delivery system, of their intent to submit an offer.

Point of Contact

Name: Joseph D. Ladner
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: (228) 688-3534
Fax: (228) 688-1141

Name: Penny S Parker
Title: Lead, Support Services Contracting Division
Phone: (228) 688-3628
Fax: (228) 688-1141

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