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Cryogenics Plant Construction

Agency: Department of Energy
Level of Government: Federal
  • 56 - Construction and Building Materials
Opps ID: NBD00159668135419981
Posted Date: Apr 14, 2019
Due Date: Apr 30, 2019
Solicitation No: 201904
Opportunity History
  • Original Synopsis
    Apr 14, 2019
    8:17 am
Solicitation Number :
Notice Type :
Sources Sought
Synopsis :
Added: Apr 14, 2019 8:17 am

Fermi Research Alliance LLC a prime contractor for the Department of Energy has a requirement to construct a cryogenics plant building. We are performing market research to locate sources to construct the cryogenics plant building.

The purpose of the cryogenics plant building is to house cryogenic plant equipment to be used to cool the superconducting cryogenic modules for the PIP-II accelerator.

An approximate 23,000 SF building will be constructed to house cryogenic equipment including compressors, cold boxes, storage tanks, vaporizers, nitrogen separator, purification equipment/skids, transfer lines, overhead cranes, control systems, and support equipment.

Subcontractor (NAICS 236220 Commercial and Institutional Building Construction) shall provide all labor, materials, bonding, safety, quality, transportation, and supervision to mobilize and construct the PIP-II Cryogenics Plant Building on the Fermilab site.

Market research is being performed to learned if small or Native American owned businesses are available and capable to perform as prime Subcontractor to construct the Cryogenics Plant building. Based on the market research the requirement may be set-aside for small business or Native American Businesses.

The scope of this acquisition is to construct the cryogenics plant building to house cryogenic plant equipment.

This acquisition will be for the building and infrastructure only. The cryogenic equipment will be obtained from an international donor. Installation of the cryogenic equipment will be accomplished as a separate procurement. It is requested potential sources fill out the attached form: Sources Sought Questions.

FRA's current schedule looks as follows:


Planned Completion Date

Issue RFP (FBO)


Evaluate and Negotiate


DOE Approval of Subcontract Award


Award Subcontract


Kickoff Meeting


Delivery Complete


Contracting Office Address :
P.O. BOX 500
BATAVIA, Illinois 60510
Place of Performance :
Batavia, Illinois
United States
Primary Point of Contact. :
Frank G. Minton,
Procurement Manager
Phone: 6308405485
General Information
Notice Type:
Sources Sought
Posted Date:
April 14, 2019
Response Date:
Apr 30, 2019 11:59 pm Eastern
Archiving Policy:
Automatic, 15 days after response date
Archive Date:
May 15, 2019
Original Set Aside:
Set Aside:
Classification Code:
56 -- Construction & building materials
236 -- Construction of Buildings/236220 -- Commercial and Institutional Building Construction


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