The Request for Quotation (RFQ) for the new Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) strategic sourcing solution for the Purchasing Channel has been released and is now available for viewing and download via GSA Interact, as well as GSA eBuy. Given the success of the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) Office Supplies Solution, Second Generation (OS2), earlier this year GSA launched a government-wide analysis of the Federal Janitorial and Sanitation (JanSan) and MRO markets to identify the potential cost savings that could be provided to agencies through the creation of FSSI solutions for JanSan and MRO.
The RFQ closes on November 12, 2013. (Extended to December 5, 2013 per MRO - Amendment PA005 below)
RFQ and attachments below:
*MRO - Amendment PA002: Amendment PA002 has been issued for the MRO Purchasing Channel RFQ. 1) This amendment extends the response date for the Contracting Officers to answer questions from Industry from , to. 2) The closing date of the RFQ has been extended from , to. The closing time remains Eastern Time. 3) The references to the Defense Commissary Agency in the Notes to Contractors section and in Appendix 1 have been deleted. This amendment is posted on Interact for information only. The official amendment has been posted on GSA's e-Buy.
*MRO - Amendment PA003: Questions relating to the MRO Purchasing Channel RFQ have been reviewed and posted on eBuy as Amendment #PA003 to the RFQ. The MRO Team would like to thank everyone for the comments and suggestions that were provided. Another Amendment will be posted in the next few days to formally outline all of the market basket changes, RFQ changes and revised attachments.
*MRO - Amendment PA004: As promised in Amendment 3 the MRO team has issued Amendment 4 to the MRO Purchasing Channel RFQ. Amendment 4 outlines the changes to the market basket, revisions to the RFQ and new Attachments 2 and 3. Information posted on this site is for information only and is not the official posting of the RFQ.
*MRO - Amendment PA005: The MRO team has issued Amendment #PA005 to the Purchasing Channel RFQ. This amendment extends the closing date of the RFQ from , to . Additionally, updated versions of Attachment 2, MRO Supplies Quote Sheet, and Attachment 3, Non-Priced MRO Supplies Sheet, are included. The market basket changes in amendment are reflected in Attachments 2 and 3. This amendment is posted on Interact for information only. The official document has been issued in GSA's eBuy.
*MRO - Amendment PA006: The MRO team issued Amendment #PA006 to reflect updates to the market basket. Please see the links/attachments below for details.
*MRO - Amendment PA007: Request for Quote #819581 dated October 8, 2013, for MRO supplies has been updated to update the Administrative Compliance Requirements, to make changes to the market basket items, and to provide updated versions of Attachment 2, MRO Supplies Quote Sheet, and Attachment 3, Non-Priced MRO Supplies Sheet.
NOTE: GSA Interact contains these documents for reference, but GSA eBuy is the official distribution of the JanSan and MRO RFQs.