Notice Type: Sources Sought Notice
Posted Date: 08-JUN-14
Office Address: Department of the Interior; U. S. Geological Survey; USGS - All Offices; 80225
Subject: 70-- Update of Significant Oil and Gas Field Digital Database for the U.S.
Classification Code: 70 - General purpose information technology equipment
Solicitation Number: G14PS00432
Contact: Tangee Brookie mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Description: Department of the Interior
U. S. Geological Survey
USGS - All Offices
The U. S. Geological Survey, Geologic Discipline, currently has a contract for the upgrade of significant oil and gas fields digital database including the updated data which are to be provided by the vendor for the United States to include the following (data are updated annually): 1. Complete field and reservoir records for all fields first demonstrated to be significant. 2. Field and reservoir annual production, cumulative production, proven reserves, and known recovery of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. 3. Field and reservoir cumulative production, proven reserves, and known recovery in barrels of equivalent. 4. Well data for fields in the database. 5. Continued upgrading of the database, including improvements based on the recent revisions by the states and by the Minerals Management Service. Based on information available at this time, and in accordance with 41 U.S.C. 253(1), implemented by FAR 6.302-1, the Government considers the services specified as a sole source from Nehring Associates, Inc., P. O. Box 1655, Colorado Springs, CO and proposes to exercise the fourth option year with that firm on that basis. However, should additional sources be identified, they will be considered. Firms who feel that they can furnish the required data and services are invited to submit in writing an affirmative response to this announcement. An affirmative response would include literature, brochures, and such other materials which correspond to the required items stated herein. This information will be evaluated and used to determine if competitive opportunities exist. Since no solicitation document exists, requests for such documents without accompanying information will be considered non-response to this request without further consideration. This notice may represent the Governments only official notice of this procurement.