FBO Notice Date 11/20/17
BIDS Reference Number 123
Document Type: Sources Sought
Aircraft & Airframe Structural Components

Defense Logistics Agency, DLA Acquisition Locations, DLA Aviation - BSM, 23297-5000

15 -- FOAM SEGMENT,EXPLOS / 06F, C-130 AIRCRAFT SOL SPE4A718R0314 DUE 011118 POC lesl lesl, Acquisition Specialist, Phone 8042794312, Email Shante'l.Wyche@dla.mil - Leslie S Adams, Contracting Officer, Phone 8042795682, Email leslie.adams@dla.milThe Defense Logistics Agency is issuing this sources sought synopsis as a meansof conducting market research to identify parties having an interest in and theresources to support this requirement for NSN 1560-01-320-1401, FOAM SEGMENT, EXPLOS. This item is currently manufactured by 12. Technical Orders and Qualification Requirements are not available. Potential sources shall be capable of furnishing all labor, materials, facilities and equipment required to accomplish the new manufacture of the item(s). Generally, this entails the procurement/manufacture of component parts, inspection, testing, preservation/packaging, and shipping. Additionally, potential sources may be responsible for supply chain management, logistics planning, forecasting production requirements, long-lead time partsprocurement, diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortage issues, and shipping serviceable assets. The estimated annual quantity is 73 each. The unit prices will be established at the time of a contract award.

The result of this market research will contribute to determining the methodof procurement. The applicable North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code assigned to this procurement is 336413.

THERE IS NO SOLICITATION AT THIS TIME. This request for capability information does not constitute a request for proposals; submission of any information inresponse to this market survey is purely voluntary; the government assumes no financial responsibility for any costs incurred.


If your organization has the potential capacity to perform these contract services, please provide the following information: 1) Organization name, address, email address, Web site address, telephone number, and size and type of ownership for the organization; and 2) Tailored capability statements addressing the particulars of this effort, with appropriate documentation supporting claimsof organizational and staff capability. If significant subcontracting or teaming is anticipated in order to deliver technical capability, organizations should address the administrative and management structure of such arrangements.

The government will evaluate market information to ascertain potential market capacity to 1) provide services consistent in scope and scale with those described in this notice and otherwise anticipated; 2) secure and apply the full range of corporate financial, human capital, and technical resources required to successfully perform similar requirements; 3) implement a successful project management plan that includes: compliance with tight program schedules; cost containment; meeting and tracking performance; hiring and retention of key personnel and risk mitigation; and 4) provide services under a performance based service acquisition contract.

BASED ON THE RESPONSES TO THIS SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE/MARKET RESEARCH, THIS REQUIREMENT MAY BE SET-ASIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES OR PROCURED THROUGH FULL AND OPEN COMPETITION, and multiple awards MAY be made. Telephone inquiries will not beaccepted or acknowledged, and no feedback or evaluations will be provided to companies regarding their submissions.

Submission Instructions: Interested parties who consider themselves qualified to perform the above-listed services are invited to submit a response to this Sources Sought Notice by November 27, 2017, 2:00 pm eastern standard time. All responses under this Sources Sought Notice must be emailed to Shante'l Wyche (Shante'l.Wyche@dla.mil).

If you have any questions concerning this opportunity please contact: Shante'l via email (Shante'l.Wyche@dla.mil).

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DLA/J3/DSCR-BSM/SPE4A718R0314/listing.html