State Department Awards 11 Companies $6B for Diplomatic Platform Support Services Worldwide

The U.S. Department of State awarded 11 Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity Contracts, for the Diplomatic Platform Support Services (DiPSS) support services to provide a full range of services for Life Support Services, Logistics Services (LSS&L), and Operations and Maintenance (O&M) services to DoS and other U.S. Government agencies under Chief of Mission Authority and, under special circumstances, non-Chief of Mission activities across the globe.

Each IDIQ contract Ordering Period will be an initial one-year ordering period and options for four additional one year ordering periods.

The ceiling price for DiPSS contracts is $6,000,000,000.00 and is a cumulative ceiling for all contracts awarded from Request for Proposal (RFP) SAQMMA16R0106.

Companies awarded include:

The scope of work requires the Contractor to provide Program Management, Procurement of Critical Items, Life Support Services, Logistics Services, Operation and Maintenance Services, Construction and Renovation Projects to U.S. Department of State facilities, and other U.S. Government facilities overseas.

The work to be acquired under this solicitation is for logistical service, life & mission support services, and all other operation & maintenance services at various government installations located in any country where the U.S. Department of State has a presence, with a focus on high threat contingency environments.

Types of projects may include, but are not limited to: food service, maintenance/repair of facilities, full spectrum operations of man camps, sewage and plumbing operations of facilities, leasing properties, refurbishing properties to include upgrading to meet high security requirements, laboratories, dining facilities and related structures, travel services for personnel, to include insurance.

The basic contract period of performance will be for 12 months. Each contract contains nine (9) 12-month options for a maximum period of performance of ten years for each contract. The estimated maximum dollar value for all contracts combined, including the base year and all options, is $10,000,000,000. The estimated maximum value may be divided up among contract awardees.