FBO Notice Date 12/13/18
BIDS Reference Number 139
Document Type: Sources Sought
Vehicular Equipment Components

Department of the Army, Army Contracting Command, ACC - NJ (W15QKN), 07806-5000

25 -- Fire Support Sensor Modification Kits SOL W15QKN-19-X-04R5 DUE 011419 POC William Tenz, Business Specialist, Email william.d.tenz.civ@mail.mil
The US Army Contracting Command (ACC), New Jersey, Picatinny Arsenal, NewJersey 07806-5000 is conducting a Market Survey on behalf of U.S Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) for support to Product Manager (PdM) Bradley modification kits.


ARDEC is seeking sources who are capable of providing modification kits for the Fire Support Sensor System, A3 in accordance with Technical Data Package (TDP) 57K6621 and the attached AS3 Kit Packaging PDF. Interested sources shall have the capability to provide up to fifteen (15) complete kits conforming to the requirements and specifications stated in TDP 57K6621 and the attached AS3 Kit Packaging PDF in support of the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle Platform. Interested sources shall be capable of delivering completed modification kits within six months.


The TDP includes technical data whose export is restricted by the Armsexport Control Act (title 22, U.S.C., App. 2401 et. seq.) and is also limited to distribution statement D, "Distribution authorized to the Department of Defense and U.S. DOD contractors only". Therefore, interested sources must complete/sign and return copies of the attached AR Form 1350, Technical Data Questionnaire,DD 2345, Militarily Critical Technical Data Agreement, and a Non-Disclosure Agreement. The Non-Disclosure Agreement shall be sent to interested parties upon request of the technical data. The DD 2345, Militarily Critical Technical Data Agreement must be certified current by the U.S./Canada Joint Certification Office, DLA Logistics Information Service, Federal Center, 74 Washington Ave., North, Battle Creek, MI USA 49037-3084.


This notice is limited to the UNCLASSIFIED level.


Vendor Questionnaire: The purpose of this questionnaire is to obtain information from industry to assist in the market research. Firms/companies are invited to indicate their interest and capability by identifying the following items:


1. Company Name

2. Company Address / Country Represented / Website

3. Company point of contact and phone number

4. Business Size (Small/Large & Number of Employees) CAGE Code / DUNS Number.

5. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this effort is 336992.

6. Commerciality: (a.) Our product as described above, has been sold, leased or licensed to the general public (b.) Our product as described above, has been sold in substantial quantities, on a competitive basis,to multiple state and local governments. The development of the product was done exclusively at private expense. (c) None of the above applies. Explain.

7. Location where primary work will be performed (if more than one location,please indicate the percentage for each location).

8. Major partners or suppliers.

9. Identify existing facilities, equipment and workforce (identify what percentage would be supporting this new effort and what additional resources would be required).

10. Provide minimum and maximum monthly production rates of past production of same or similar items.

11. Identify manufacturing, managing and engineering experience of like systems of equal or greater complexity.

12. Identify lead time, including supplier/design qualification efforts and production ramp up time, to meet full capability for production and sustainment.

13. Estimated Lead Time to First Kit Delivered.

14. Provide delivery schedule for up to a quantity of fifteen (15) complete modification kits.

15. Estimated Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) of kit costs. Estimate cost forquantity ranges 1-9 and 10-19.

16. Please provide any additional comments.

All responsible, interested offerors are encouraged to submit their capabilities/qualification data and any pertinent information in hard copy or via email,within thirty (30) calendar days to: US Army, Army Contracting Command-New Jersey, ACC-NJ, Bldg. 9, Attn: William Tenz, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000, emailwilliam.d.tenz.civ@mail.mil. The points of contact are William Tenz at william.d.tenz.civ@mail.mi, or Christina Makhijani at christina.a.makhijani.civ@mail.mil. All information is to be submitted at no cost or obligation to the Government.NO TELEPHONE INQUIRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. The Government will accept written questions by email to william.d.tenz.civ@mail.mil or christina.a.makhijani.civ@mail.mil. Any information provided will not be returned.


This is a sources sought notice only and should not be construed as a Request for Proposal or a commitment by the U.S. Government. The U.S. Governmentdoes not intend to award a contract on the basis of this market survey. Offerors are directed to NOT submit proposals at this time. All information is to be submitted at no cost or obligation to the Government. If a formal solicitation is generated at a later date, a solicitation notice will be published and more detailed technical requirements will be provided.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/a3ed077b1c7df97926ada75c7a57861d