US Federal Contractor Registration: Department of Health and Human Service Releases High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier Solicitation on FedBizOpps (FBO) in Maryland

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - May 31, 2015) - The United States Federal Government as of 05/21/2015 has 1,354 open Solicitations in Maryland where they are currently seeking out properly registered government contractors. According to the new USA Spending website, the federal government has so far spent over $183 billion in government contracts over the course of 1,074,349 government transactions in 2015. Maryland specifically has spent over $10 billion in government contracts in Fiscal 2015. Please see the below available contract released by US Federal Contractor Registration, additional Alabama contracts can be found at

US Federal Contractor Registration is reporting the release of the High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier Solicitation in Maryland posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on May 21, 2015. The High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier Solicitation response date is current set in record for June 4, 2015. Every business interested in bidding on the High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier Solicitation must be properly registered in System for Award Management (SAM), as well as have the North American Industry Classification System codes 334510 -- Electro-medical and Electrotherapeutic Apparatus Manufacturing, and 334 -- Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing filed in their SAM account/vendor profile.

Below is a copy of the High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier Solicitation as originally posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on May 21, 2015:

This is a Small Business Sources Sought notice. The purpose of this notice is to obtain information regarding: (1) the availability and capability of qualified small business sources; (2) whether they are small businesses; HUBZone small businesses; service-disabled, veteran-owned small businesses; 8(a) small businesses; veteran-owned small businesses; woman-owned small businesses; or small disadvantaged businesses; and (3) their size classification relative to the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for the proposed acquisition. Your responses to the information requested will assist the Government in determining the appropriate acquisition method, including whether a set-aside is possible. An organization that is not considered a small business under the applicable NAICS code should not submit a response to this notice.

This notice is issued to help determine the availability of qualified companies technically capable of meeting the Government requirement and to determine the method of acquisition. It is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government to issue a solicitation or ultimately award a contract. Responses will not be considered as proposals or quotes. No award will be made as a result of this notice. The Government will NOT be responsible for any costs incurred by the respondents to this notice. This notice is strictly for research and information purposes only.

Purpose and Objectives for the Acquisition:

The contractor shall provide High Power MRI Gradient Amplifier for the 4.7T Bruker Biospin scanner, vertically oriented, in which monkeys are able to sit upright and perform behavioral tasks while being scanned.


*3 amplifiers for X,Y and Z

*Gradient Amplifiers Providing 300A/500V Output

*Power Supply

*Gradient Cabinet and Wiring


Capability Statement:

Contractors that believe they possess the ability to provide the required equipment and resources should submit documentation of their ability to meet each of the project requirements to the Contract Specialist. Contractors must provide their Company Name, DUNS number, Physical Address, and Point of Contact Information.

Interested organizations are required to identify their type of business, applicable NAICS Code, and size standards in accordance with the Small Business Administration. The government requests that no proprietary or confidential business data be submitted in a response to this notice. However, responses that indicate the information therein is proprietary will be properly safeguarded for Government use only. Capability statements must include the name and telephone number of a point of contact having authority and knowledge to discuss responses with Government representatives. Capability statements in response to this market survey that do not provide sufficient information for evaluation will be considered non-responsive. When submitting this information, please reference the solicitation notice number.

All capability statements sent in response to this Small Business Sources Sought Notice must be submitted electronically (via email) to Paul Marsalese, Contract Specialist, at in MS Word format within 14 calendar days of the date of this announcement. All responses must be received by the specified due date and time in order to be considered.

Businesses that would like to learn how to bid on available opportunities or register in SAM can call Acquisition Specialist Robert Renzella at 1(877) 252-2700 Ext 767. Vendors have been enrolling in the Simplified Acquisition Program to win available government contracts, network with procurement officers across the nation, and qualify their business for government contracting. Businesses that would like to learn more about the Simplified Acquisition Program can visit

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Robert Renzella
Acquisition Specialist
(877) 252-2700 Ext. 767