FBO Notice Date 11/20/17
BIDS Reference Number 145
Document Type: Sources Sought
Communication, Detection, & Coherent Radiation Equipment

Department of the Navy, Office of Naval Research, Naval Research Laboratory, 20375

58 -- Extreme Spectral Coverage Upgrade for kTFL-MATRICS Facility SOL N00173-18-RFI-RT03 DUE 112717 POC Tracie M Rustin, Contract Specialist, Phone 2027678887, Email tracie.rustin@nrl.navy.milThis Notice of Intent is nota request for competitive proposals. This is not a solicitation or request for offers. No solicitation package is available and telephone requests will not be honored. Only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements.

The Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) intends to award a sole source purchase order to Coherent of Santa Clara, CA to provide a
wavelength extension upgrade of our existing kTFL laser system as outlined in the attached document.

All responsible sources may submit a capability statement, proposal or quotation, which shall be considered by the agency. Any response to this notice must show clear and convincing evidence that competition would be advantageous to the Government. Information received will be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct a competitive procurement. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed purchase orderbased upon response to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. No reimbursement for any cost connected with providing capability information will be provided.

The point of contact is Tracie Rustin,

Please reference this Notice of Intent number on your correspondence and in the subject line of your e-mail.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DON/ONR/N00173/N00173-18-RFI-RT03/listing.html