CINCINNATI, Ohio ― The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Tuesday issued a Request for Information (RFI)/Sources Sought for the Environmental Management (EM) Nevada Environmental Program Services (EPS) procurement at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS). The current EPS contract at NNSS is held by Navarro Research and Engineering, Inc. and expires Jan. 31, 2020.
The RFI/Sources Sought is seeking to solicit input via capability statements from interested parties with the specialized capabilities necessary to meet all or part of the element of scope for the upcoming competitive procurement(s) for the EM Nevada EPS requirement. Within these capability statements, DOE is seeking feedback from contractors and other interested parties regarding options for innovative approaches for the performance of the major Elements of Scope as well as insight into potential contracting alternatives.
An Industry Day and one-on-one information exchange sessions are scheduled for Jan. 23- 24, 2018. The events will be held at the Frank H. Rogers Building at 755 East Flamingo Road in Las Vegas, Nev., 89119. A Community event will also be held Jan. 17, 2018. The event will take place during the Nevada Site Specific Advisory Board meeting starting at 4 p.m. PST at the Beatty Community Center located at 100 A Avenue South in Beatty, NV. The purpose of the events are to exchange information among interested parties, including industry participants and community stakeholders, to improve the understanding of the requirements and industry capabilities, enhance DOE’s ability to obtain quality services, and increase efficiency in the procurement process.
This market research will assist DOE with identifying interested and capable sources and developing its acquisition strategy. Key market research goals include identifying and minimizing barriers to competition, evaluating small business capabilities, identifying risks, identifying potential requirements definition and contract alternatives, and identifying appropriate terms and conditions.