Contract Opportunities

Listed below are open Term Contract and One-Time Bid solicitations published through the GPO Procurement Services Teams. Small Purchase solicitations are available on Quick Quote. General Acquisitions solicitations are available on FedBizOpps.

Program/Jacket Number: 284-S
Title: VA Survey Mailers
Bid Opening Date: December 11, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of three workloads which include: (1) Either a Pre-notification Postcard, or Pre-notification mailer consisting of a Pre-notification letter in an outbound mail envelope (OME); (2) Survey mailer consisting of a cover letter, questionnaire, and business reply envelope (BRE) all inserted into an OME and (3) Thank-you/ reminder postcard in two of the workloads. All workloads require such operations as electronic prepress, printing, variable imaging, binding, construction, inserting, and distribution
GPO Office: Washington, DC
Files: 0284sa1, 284-S


Program/Jacket Number: 2227-S
Title: The Navy Supply Corps Newsletter
Bid Opening Date: December 12, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of saddle-stitched newsletters requiring such operations as electronic prepress, printing in four-color process, binding, packing, and distribution.
GPO Office: Philadelphia, PA
Files: 2227S


Program/Jacket Number: 400-947
Title: Library of Congress e-Publishing Program (Pilot Phase)
Bid Opening Date: December 12, 2017
Contract Type: One-Time Bid
Scope: The pilot phase is designed to assess the cost and level of effort required to convert 86 books into standard file formats necessary to support their dissemination as e-books on the Library website and as print-ready files that are acceptable to print-on-demand vendors (e.g. CreateSpace, Lightning Source).
Quantity: 86 Titles
Ship/Deliver Date: January 30, 2018
GPO Office: Washington, DC
Files: 400947


Program/Jacket Number: 2964-S
Title: Business cards
Bid Opening Date: December 14, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications include the production of business cards requiring such operations as copy pickup, typesetting, generation of printing media from furnished digital copy, fabrication of stamping dies, proofs, single-color, multi-color (one to six ink colors) Quality Level 3 lithographic printing, thermographic printing, gold foil stamping, packing and delivery.
GPO Office: San Francisco, CA
Files: 2964S


Program/Jacket Number: 1011S
Title: Scanning and Metadata Digitization
Bid Opening Date: December 20, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of archival/record scanning services of records and agency materials requiring operations such as disassembly, suitable black and full-color scanning, indexing/metadata/coding using agency fields (electronic), reassembly/binding, load file creation as TIF image and PDF-/A archival files, and OCR conversion of the PDF/A files. Save scans and metadata in Excel (asci) spreadsheets to suitable encrypted electronic storage devices (such as thumb drive, hard drive, file transfer protocol (FTP) site, or similar secure storage devices), packing (both hard copy and digital deliverables), and delivery. Each box or records provided will contain inventory sheets of contents. Scanning must comply with federal privacy laws including PII and follow chain of custody and security measures for sensitive documents.
GPO Office: Seattle, WA
Files: 1011Sa2, 1011Sa1, 1011s


Program/Jacket Number: 6441-S
Title: CURRENTS
Bid Opening Date: December 20, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of a self-covered, saddle-stitched magazine and planner requiring such operations as electronic prepress, proofing, printing, binding, packing, and distribution.
GPO Office: Charleston, SC
Files: 6441S


Program/Jacket Number: 385-S
Title: Mailing and Distribution Services for Certificates
Bid Opening Date: December 20, 2017
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of mailing and distribution services which require such operations as zip code postal sorting, packaging, addressing and other related services for the mailing and distribution of VA certificates.
GPO Office: Washington, DC
Files: 385S


Program/Jacket Number: 2091-S revised 11/28/17
Title: Short-Run Copying
Bid Opening Date: January 18, 2018
Contract Type: Term Contract
Scope: These specifications cover the production of books, pamphlets and cut-forms on a fast schedule requiring such operations as copying/duplicating, scanning, binding, packing and delivery.
GPO Office: Seattle, WA
Files: 2091s_revised


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