Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice
Posted Date: 09-AUG-18
Office Address: Department of State; Western Hemisphere Posts; U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador; Ave. Guayacanes N52-205 y Ave. Avigiras Quito 1
Subject: Health and life insurance services for locally employed staff of the U.S. Mission in Ecuador
Classification Code: G - Social services
Contact: James Kuebler, Mr., Phone 59323985106, Fax 59353985283, Email KueblerJM@state.gov - Jose Balseca, GSO Specialist / Procurement Supervisor, Phone 59323985284, Fax 59323985283, Email BalsecaJJ@state.gov
Place of Performance (address): Quito and Guayaquil (U.S. Mission), EcuadorQuito
Place of Performance Country: EC
Description: Department of State
Western Hemisphere Posts
U.S. Embassy Quito, Ecuador
Please note this solicitation is not ready to be issued as of this date. The Embassy of the United States in Ecuador will launch the solicitation on the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website when it is available. The requirement is for providing health and life insurance to locally employed staff of the U.S. Mission in Ecuador. The estimated number of employees is 353 with approximately 546 eligible dependents. Please note that these are estimated quantities.
The solicitation will be issued via the FedBizOpps. Note: The response date in this synopsis is not a firm date; please see the Request for Proposal (RFP) for the actual date.
The anticipated performance period is for a base year, with four one-year option periods, if exercised by the Government. All responsible sources may submit an offer, which will be considered. The Government intends to award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the lowest priced technically acceptable offeror who is a responsible contractor. The Government may award the contract based on the initial offer without discussion. The resultant contract will be a firm fixed price type contract.
The Government is planning a pre-quotation conference and the date for this conference will be in the solicitation.
All contractors have to be registered in the SAM (System for Award Management) Database https://www.sam.gov prior to contract award pursuant to FAR provision 52.204-7. Therefore prospective offerors are encouraged to register prior to the submittal of quotations/proposals. The guidelines for registration in SAM are also available at:
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