News Column

Presolicitation Notice - D-- MCIDAS SOFTWARE

May 20, 2014

Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice

Posted Date: 19-MAY-14

Office Address: National Aeronautics and Space Administration; NASA Shared Services Center; Procurement Division; Building 1111 Stennis SpaceCenter, MS 39529-6000


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

Solicitation Number: NNX14MD04D

Contact: Kay S Doane, Contracting Officer, Phone 228-813-6062, Fax 228-813-6493, Email - Eli Ouder, Contracting Officer, Phone 228-813-6168, Fax 228-813-6315, Email [Kay S Doane]

Description: National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NASA Shared Services Center

Procurement Division

The NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC) has a requirement for an Agency-wide vehicle to procure real time and archive satellite data, software license and updated for McIDAS software. McIDAS is a suite of sophisticated software packages for use with geophysical data, such as satellite and radar imagery, in-situ observational reports, and gridded numerical forecasts. NASA/NSSC intends to issue a sole source contract to The University of Wisconsin (U of W) Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) Datacenter under the authority of FAR 13.106-1 (b)(2) for the requirements herin. This requirement has been determined to be reasonably available from a single source. The period of performance will include a one year base period with a four one year option periods. 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; a written solicitation will not be issued. This solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 05-72. The Government intends to acquire commercial items and services using the provisions, clauses and procedures prescribed in FAR Part 12 and FAR Part 13. The NAICS Code is 541511 Custom Computer Programming Services size standard is $25,500,000. The following clauses and provisions are applicable to this combined synopsis/solicitation: 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors; 52.212-3 Offeror Representations and CertificationsCommercial Items; 52.212-4 Contract Terms and ConditionsCommercial Items; 52-212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive OrdersCommercial Items Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 4:00 p.m. Central Standard Time on May 23, 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. NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at [ ub_library/Omb.html ].


For more stories covering the world of technology, please see HispanicBusiness' Tech Channel

Source: FedBizOpps

Story Tools Facebook Linkedin Twitter RSS Feed Email Alerts & Newsletters