Guam – The Air Force has issued two solicitations for price quotes on a total of 252,000 feet of red and blue CAT5e cable for Andersen AFB, Guam.

According to solicitation number F1C0CR1196A002, the Air Force is looking for 100 units of 1,000-foot red PVC CAT5e. They must be shielded 350-Mhz solid bulk cable, 24 AWG, 4-pair.

In solicitation number F1C0CR1196A001, the Air Force is requesting quotes for 152 units of 1,000-foot blue plenum CAT5e, shielded 350-Mhz solid bulk cable.

For both requests, the CAT5e cable “must be on wooden spools due to condensation and humidity that deteriorates the normal cardboard boxes that the CAT5e is sent in,” the Air Force said.

Interested vendors must respond by 4:00pm Eastern Standard Time on Aug 1. This is a 100 percent set aside for small business contractors.  All firms must be registered in the Central Contractor Registration database @ in order to be considered for award.

More details for solicitation number F1C0CR1196A002 are available here.

Additional details for solicitation number F1C0CR1196A001 can be found here. regularly presents Department of Defense and other Federal Government contracting awards and opportunities that can be performed by companies from Guam or that require at least some of the work to be performed in Guam. This coverage is a service to the Guam business community and the worldwide federal contractor community to encourage teaming between prime contractors and qualified subcontractors, vendors and suppliers to compete more effectively for projects.


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