FBO Notice Date 02/20/18
BIDS Reference Number 182
Document Type: Sources Sought
Engine Accessories

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

29 -- IGNITER, SPARK, GAS; TICONDEROGA CLASS CG SOL SPE4A718R0587 DUE 022418Dorothy Ferebee, Contract Specialist, Phone 8042793540, Fax 8042793516, Email Dorothy.Ferebee@dla.milThe Defense Logistics Agency Aviation-Richmond is issuing this sources sought synopsis as a means of conducting market research to determine if other companiesare capable of manufacturing (or legitimately obtain) the item indicated.

The Government is seeking parties having an interest in and the resourcesto support NSN 2925-01-288-2091, Igniter, Spark, Gas Turbine. This item is currently manufactured by: Champion Aerospace LLC (CAGE 0AFL4) under part number CH37108. 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 parts procurement, diminishing manufacturing sources and material shortage issues, and shipping serviceable assets. The estimatedannual quantity is 44 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 method of procurement. The applicable North American IndustryClassification System (NAICS) code assigned to this procurement is 336412.

THERE IS NO SOLICITATION AT THIS TIME. This request for capability information does not constitute a request for proposals; submission of any informationin response to this market survey is purely voluntary; the government assumes no financial responsibility for any costs incurred. The sources sought notification is NOT FOR THE CURRENT BUY, the intention is to get vendors interested in getting approved so they can compete on the NEXT buy.

If your organization has the potential capacity to perform these contract services, please providethe 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 claims of organizational and staffcapability. If significant subcontracting or teaming is anticipated in order todeliver 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 be accepted or acknowledged, and no feedback or evaluations will be provided to companies regarding their submissions.

Submission Instructions: Interestedparties who consider themselves qualified to perform the above-listed services are invited to submit a response to this Sources Sought Notice by February 24, 2018, 2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time. All responses under this Sources Sought Notice must be emailed to Dorothy Ferebee (Dorothy.Ferebee@dla.mil).

If you have any questions concerning this opportunity, please contact: Dorothy Ferebee via email Dorothy.Ferebee@dla.mil.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DLA/J3/DSCR-BSM/SPE4A718R0587/listing.html