CLOTHING MANUFACTURER NEEDED
Clothing, individual equipment & insignia
315 -- Apparel Manufacturing/315220 -- Men's and Boys' Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
This information is for solicitation SPE1C1-14-R-0080. The item is TROUSERS, MEN'S, DRESS, POLY/WOOL, ARMY, BLUE, SHADE 451, WITH BRAID. The applicable NSN for this procurement is 8405-01-552-1283(s). The trousers shall conform to the requirements of GL/PD 07-05C dated 04 MARCH 2009. The purchase quantity for the base year and four option periods is a minimum of 19,170 pair and an annual order limitation quantity of 59,580 pair. The annual estimated quantity (AEQ) is 47,880 pair. The Army Trouser will require source inspection and price will be FOB Destination. The first delivery order is due 120 days after the date of award. All materials used in the fabrication of the end item are to be furnished by the contractor with exception of the basic fabric (Cloth, Poly/Wool, Serge, Blue, Shade 451), which will be provided as GFM. The storage facility for the cloth is in a depot in Lansing, MI. The destination for the Army Trousers is (VSTQ), Pendergrass, GA.
The solicitation will be issued as a Total Small Business Set-Aside that will result in a firm fixed price contract, Indefinite Delivery - Indefinite Quantity Type Contract. This is a Best Value acquisition with Source Selection Procedures. The following factors will be utilized in descending order of importance: Production Demonstration Model (PDM) and Past Performance Confidence Assessment. All evaluation factors other than cost or price, when combined, are significantly more important than cost or price. As other evaluation factors become more equal, the evaluated cost or price becomes more important.
The Government anticipates that the number of most highly-rated proposals that might otherwise be included in the competitive range will exceed the number at which an efficient competition can be conducted. The Contracting Officer may conduct the technical evaluation using a two-phase process pursuant to provision 52.215-9PC1, as contained in the Addendum to provision 52.212-2, Additional Source Selection Evaluation Procedures (applicable to Commercial Item Acquisitions only) or Section M (applicable to other than Commercial Item Acquisitions only). During the first phase of this evaluation process, all offerors' Product Demonstration Models (PDMs) and proposed prices will be evaluated. Those offerors who have submitted PDMs that are most highly rated and who have submitted price proposals that are realistic and competitive with other offerors who have submitted most highly rated PDMs will then be evaluated in the second phase of this evaluation process for the remaining technical evaluation factors.
All materials used in the fabrication of the end item are to be furnished by the contractor with the exception of the basic fabric which will be provided as Government Furnish Material (GFM). The Government does not intend to use FAR part 12 for this acquisition. Reference Numbered Notes 1, 9, and 26.
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DLA-Troop Support has developed a web-based system that allows manufacturers the ability to request specifications, patterns and drawings on our contracting page. To request technical data for DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles (C&T) solicitations, use the following link to the DLA-Troop Support C&T Technical Data Repository area at
Important Note on Foreign content
The Defense appropriations and authorization acts and other statues (including what is commonly referred to as "The Berry Amendment") impose restrictions on the DoD's acquisition of foreign products and services. Generally, Clothing and Textile items (as defined in DFARS clause 252.225-7012) and "specialty metals" (as defined in DFARS clause 252.25.7014), including the materials and components thereof (other than sensors, electronics, or other items added to, and not normally associated with clothing), must be grown, reprocessed, reused, melted or produced in the United States, its possessions or Puerto Rico, unless one of the DFARS 225.7002-2 exceptions applies.
Contracting Office Address:
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111-5096
Place of Performance:
700 Robbins Avenue
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111
Primary Point of Contact.:
Rachel M Garcia,