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Combine Solicitation - D-- FORTUS 250 MC SYSTEM

May 13, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 12-MAY-14

Office Address: National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Glenn Research Center; Office of Procurement; NASA/21000 Brookpark Road, Cleveland, OH 44135

Subject: D-- FORTUS 250 MC SYSTEM

Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services

Solicitation Number: NNC14510514Q

Contact: Dorothy E Viancourt, Purchasing, Phone 216-433-2532, Fax 216-433-5090, Email [Dorothy E Viancourt]

Setaside: Total Small BusinessTotal Small Business

Description: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Glenn Research Center

Office of Procurement

This notice is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; offers are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. This notice is being issued as Request for Quotations (RFQ) for; FORTUS 250mc SYSTEM PRINTER Technical Specifications for 3D Printer/SOW 3D printer required to complete design work for the MAHRS microscope. 3-dimensional modeler compatible with our existing software, office layout and current ABS build supplies in inventory. It must automatically import and handle .stl files to generate the necessary tool paths and support structure. The following list of the minimal specifications: SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS FOR 3D OFFICE MODELER - Build Size; 254 x 254 x 305 mm (10 x 10 x 12 in) or better Material; Parts are built of tough, durable ABS plastic Vendor Support; Vendor must install system and provide adequate training and annual maintenance for the unit. Layer Thickness; As a minimum the system shall have user selectable layer thicknesses with the following resolution or better: "Fine" (.178 mm/.007 in). "Standard" (.245 mm/.010 in). "Draft" (.33 mm/.013 in). Automatic Operation; Software automatically imports and slices .stl files, orients the part, generates support structures (if necessary), and creates the deposition path to build parts. Network Connectivity; TCP/IP 100/10 base T Workstation Compatibility; Windows 7 Support Structures; Support structures are automatically created within software. Support system allows easy support removal with water soluble material. Insight Software. Functionality; Multiple parts may be packed within the build envelope to maximize build efficiency. Software provides queue management capabilities, build time, material status and other machine status information. Size; Must fit on 3x4 foot table (to fit our office space) Power Requirements; 110-120 VAC, 60 Hz, 15A max Regulatory Compliance; CE Special Facility Requirements; None. Can operate in office environment with no special safety/health requirements (just like other computer peripherals such as printers and plotters). Machine stand with storage Trade in Stratasys trade in Promo (show % of reduction in the unit cost with trade in) Start up Kit. The provisions and clauses in the RFQ are those in effect through FAC 2005-73. [ ]. This procurement is a total small business set-aside. The NAICS Code and the small business size standard for this procurement are 423430 / 500 respectively. The offeror shall state in their offer their size status for this procurement. All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency. Delivery to NASA GLENN RESEACH Center, 21000 Brookpark Road, Cleveland Ohio 44135 is required. Delivery shall be FOB Destination. All contractual and technical questions must be in writing (e-mail) to De Viancourt not later than Thursday, May 15th, 2014, (5-14-14). Telephone questions will not be accepted. Offers for the items(s) described above are due by Tuesday, MAY 20TH, 2014 (5-20-2014) to PROCUREMENT; NASA Glenn Research Center, De Viancourt, and must include, solicitation number, FOB destination to this Center, proposed delivery schedule, discount/payment terms, warranty duration (if applicable), taxpayer identification number (TIN), identification of any special commercial terms, and be signed by an authorized company representative. Offerors are encouraged to use the Standard Form 1449, Solicitation/Contract/Order for Commercial Items form found at URL: [ ] Offerors shall provide the information required by FAR 52.212-1 (JUL 2013), Instructions to Offerors-Commercial Items, which is incorporated by reference. Addenda to FAR 52.212-1 are as follows: If the end product(s) offered is other than domestic end product(s) as defined in the clause entitled "Buy American Act -- Supplies," the offeror shall so state and shall list the country of origin. FAR 52.212-4 (SEP 2013), Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items is applicable. Addenda to FAR 52.212-4 are as follows: FAR 52.212-5 (SEP 2013), Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items is applicable and the following identified clauses are incorporated by reference: 52.204-10 REPORTING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION AND FIRST-TIER SUBCONTRACTOR AWARDS 52.209-6 PROTECTING THE GOVERNMENTS INTEREST WHEN SUBCONTRACTING WITH CONTRACTORS DEBARRED, SUSPENDED, OR PROPOSED FOR DEBARMENT 52.209-10 PROHIBITION OF CONTRACTING WITH INVERTED DOMESTIC CORPORATIONS 52.219-6 NOTICE OF TOTAL SMALL BUSINESS SET-ASIDE 52.219-28 POST AWARD SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAM REREPRESENTATION 52.222-3 CONVICT LABOR 52.222-19 CHILD LABOR--COOPERATION WITH AUTHORITIES AND REMEDIES 52.222-21 PROHIBITION OF SEGREGATED FACILITIES 52.222-26 EQUAL OPPORTUNITY 52.222-36 AFFIRMATIVE ACTION FOR WORKERS WITH DISABILITIES 52.222-50 (With ALT I) COMBATING TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS 52.223-18 ENCOURAGING CONTRACTOR POLICIES TO BAN TEXT MESSAGING WHILE DRIVING 52.225-1 BUY AMERICAN ACT'UPPLIES 52.225-3 BUY AMERICAN ACT--FREE TRADE AGREEMENTSISRAELI TRADE ACT 52.225-13 RESTRICTIONS ON CERTAIN FOREIGN PURCHASES 52.232-33 PAYMENT BY ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFERSYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT The FAR may be obtained via the Internet at URL: [ l ] The NFS may be obtained via the Internet at URL: [ ffice/procurement/regs/nfstoc.htm ] Selection and award will be made to that offeror whose offer will be most advantageous to the Government, with consideration given to the factors of proposed technical merit, price, and past performance. Other critical requirements: such as Delivery and Maintenance shall also be considered. It is critical that offerors provide adequate detail to allow evaluation of their offer. (SEE FAR 52.212-1(b)). Offerors must include completed copies of the provision at 52.212-3 (AUG 2013), Offeror Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items with their offer. The provision may be obtained via the internet at URL: [http: // ] . These representations and certifications will be incorporated by reference in any resultant contract. NASA Clause 1852.215-84 (NOV 2011), Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at [ ub_library/Omb.html ] . Prospective offerors shall notify this office of their intent to submit an offer. It is the offeror's responsibility to monitor the following Internet site for the release of solicitation amendments (if any): [ bin/nais/link_syp.cgi ] . Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of this combination synopsis/solicitation and amendments (if any).


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