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Palletized Load System (PLS) Flatracks

Agency: Department of the Army
Level of Government: Federal
  • 39 - Materials Handling Equipment
Opps ID: NBD00159669466812194
Posted Date: Apr 14, 2019
Due Date:
Solicitation No: W9098S-19-T-0070
Opportunity History
  • Original Synopsis
    Apr 12, 2019
    4:57 pm
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Added: Apr 12, 2019 4:57 pm

The U.S. Army Contracting - Rock Island (ACC-RI), on behalf of the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Technology and Manufacturing Center (RIA-JMTC) intends to issue a competitive Request for Quote (RFQ), W9098S-19-T-0070, on or after 19 April 2019, with estimated closing date of 14 days after issuance. The RFQ for the fourteen Palletized Load System (PLS) flatracks is restricted to small business, using a best price evaluation approach in accordance with Federal Acquisition Requlation (FAR) 12 and 52.212 - Acquisition of a Commercial Item. The following item will be solicited:
Flatrack, Palletized, Green NSN: 3990-01-570-4406, P/N: 11E415000

The applicable NAICS codes is 332999, All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Products with a size standard of 750 employees. The RFQ will solicit proposals for award at at least one Firm Fixed Price (FFP) contract with a maximum quantity of 14 PLS flatracks. The selected Contractor will deliver flatracks to Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois.

The PLS flatrack is the chassis for the Forward Repair System (FRS) which provides field maintenance support to the M1 Abrams Tank on the battlefield. The flatrack is mounted on the back of a Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT). See attachments for a visual depiction of the PLS flatrack. Attachments are a top-level drawing and FRS Picture (with PLS flatrack).

The Technical Data Package (TDP) for the PLS flatrack is classified as Distribution A, Unlimited; and contains 124 drawings.

TDPs will be available for access electronically via the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) website shortly after the posting of this synopsis. To access the TDP, offerors must have a current DD 2345, Militarily Critical Technical Data Agreement on file with Defense Logistics Information Service. To obtain certification, go to:, click on document, and follow instructions provided. Each individual requiring access to the TDP must have an FBO account prior to accessing the TDP. To register for an account in FBO, please visit and click on Register Now under Vendors/Citizens.

Contractors must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database prior to award, during performance, and through final payment of any contract resulting from this RFP. Contractors may obtain information on SAM registration by visiting:

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Package #1
Posted Date:
April 12, 2019
Description: Picture is of Forward Repair System (FRS). The Palletized Load System (PLS) flatrack is the chassis for the FRS. The container is not part of the PLS flatrack.
Description: Top Level Drawing of PLS Flatrack
Contracting Office Address :
3055 Rodman Avenue
Rock Island, Illinois 61299-8000
United States
Place of Performance :
Bldg 299
Beck and Gilespie
East End, RECG Door 16
Rock Island, Illinois 61299-5000
United States
Primary Point of Contact. :
Jeffrey C. Bess,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 3097825415
Secondary Point of Contact :
Nathan B. Bowers,
Contacting Officer
Phone: 3097827870
All Files
Apr 12, 2019
Download/View PLS_Flatrack_Picture.png
Download/View Top_Level_Drawing_PLS_Flatrack.pdf
General Information
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Posted Date:
April 12, 2019
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Manual Archive
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Total Small Business
Classification Code:
39 -- Materials handling equipment
332 -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing/332999 -- All Other Miscellaneous Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing


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