Purchasing and Subcontracting Opportunities

NREL's procurement policy is based on effective and meaningful competition. View all purchasing and subcontracting opportunities below, and email the assigned contact for more information.

Sources Sought Notices

Below are NREL Sources Sought Notices for contract opportunities on SAM.gov. NREL may publish the associated request for proposal on SAM.gov as well and use responses to invite vendors to propose to subsequent requests for proposal. Email the programs and compliance team with questions related to this process.

Title of Procurement North American Industry Classification System Code for Procurement
American-Made Program Sponsorship 541715 – Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (Except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology)
Cryogenic Electron Microscopy Focused Ion Beam Suite 334516 – Analytical Laboratory Instrument Manufacturing
DOT Driver Qualification Files and Drug and Alcohol Testing Program for Commercial Motor Vehicle Program 561499 – All Other Business Support Services
Fume Hoods, Laminar Flow Hoods, Biological Safety Cabinets, and Bench Hoods – Testing, Inspections, Certifications, and Repairs 238210 – Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
Hoisting and Rigging Equipment: Inspections, Maintenance, and Repairs 811310 – Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (Except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
Inspection of Eye Wash Stations, Showers, and Combination Units 811310 – Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (Except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
Inspections, Maintenance, and Repairs for NREL-Owned Photovoltaic Systems 238210 – Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
Inspections on Fire-Rated Walls and Fire-Rated Assemblies 561210 – Facilities Support Services
Metal Recycling 562111 – Solid Waste Collection
NREL Door and Lock Repair 561622 – Locksmiths
NREL Janitorial and Custodial Services 561720 – Janitorial Services
NREL Solar Energy Research Facility and Science and Technology Facility Ventilation Restoration 238220 – Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Patching and Painting Services 238320 – Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
Preventative Maintenance and Repair of Heavy Equipment, Lift Equipment, Utility Vehicles, and Other Motor Equipment 811310 – Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (Except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
Provide Supplies and Service for Reverse Osmosis and De-Ionized Water Systems for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory 221310 – Water Supply and Irrigation Systems
Regulated Waste Packaging, Transportation, and Disposal/Recycling 562112 – Hazardous Waste Collection

Upcoming Opportunities

Recurring Products and Services (All Opportunities Pending Funding) Solicitation Time Frame Point of Contact
A&E Services Fall 2022 Construction@nrel.gov
Construction Winter 2022 Construction@nrel.gov
Janitorial/Custodial Services Summer 2023 Construction@nrel.gov
Banking Agreement Fall 2023 ASP.Team@nrel.gov
Human Resources Insurance Broker Spring 2024 ASP.Team@nrel.gov
Refuse Collection and Recycling (Paper, Cardboard, Plastic, Glass, and Aluminum) Spring 2025 Construction@nrel.gov
Moving and Storage Fall 2025 Construction@nrel.gov
NREL Shuttle Service Fall 2025 ASP.Team@nrel.gov
Office Supplies Fall 2025 Maurice.Nelson@nrel.gov