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Presolicitation Notice - D-- ANNUAL MAINTENANCE RENEWAL FOR STRATASYS SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE EQUIPMENT

May 14, 2014



Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice

Posted Date: 13-MAY-14

Office Address: National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Langley Research Center; Office of Procurement; NASA/Mail Stop 12, Industry Assistance Office, Hampton,VA 23681-0001

Subject: D-- ANNUAL MAINTENANCE RENEWAL FOR STRATASYS SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE EQUIPMENT

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

Solicitation Number: NNL14512804Q

Contact: Alene L Arnott, Contract Specialist, Phone 757-864-5483, Fax 757-864-7709, Email alene.l.arnott@nasa.gov mailto:alene.l.arnott@nasa.gov [Alene L Arnott]

Description: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Langley Research Center

Office of Procurement

NASA/LARC has a requirement for Annual Maintenance Renewal for Stratasys Software/Hardware Equipment. NASA/LARC intends to purchase the items from Stratasys, Inc.Stratasys is the original equipment manufacturer giving them the unique and proprietary information about the function of the equipment. Stratasys is the only source that can perform the maintenance, provide software and updates that are proprietary. It would take substantial duplication of resources and time for another source to provide the requirement maintenance, and this additional expense is not expected to be recovered through competition. The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 12:30 p.m. local time on 05/19/2014. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government. Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice. All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency. NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/pub_library/Omb.html [http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/p ub_library/Omb.html ].

Link/URL: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/NASA/LaRC/OPDC20220/NNL14512804Q/listing.html


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