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Edgewood Seeks CBRNE Response Equipment Suppliers

The Edgewood Chemical Biological Center (ECBC) Engineering Directorate’s Advanced Design and Manufacturing’s (ADM) Division plans to award an IDIQ supplier contract for delivery and support of Commercial Off-the-Shelf Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and High-Yield Explosives (COTS CBRNE) equipment.

The contract provides for the award of individual firm-fixed-price delivery/task orders under competitive procedures for items detection, identification and protective equipment in the following application areas:

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Chemical Warfare Agents
  • Biological Warfare Agents
  • Radiological
  • Nuclear
  • Toxic Industrial Chemicals (TICs)
  • Toxic Industrial Materials (TIMs)
  • Emerging Threats
  • Decontamination
  • CBRNE Mitigation
  • Force Protection

The IDIQ will be a one year base with four one year options. The maximum total value is $150,000,000. The acquisition is a 100% set aside for Veteran Owned Service Disabled Small Businesses (SDVOSB).

Further details are available under Solicitation Number: ID01140003. The response deadline is August 11, 2014.

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