The Government intends to award a single award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity Firm-Fixed Price contract with the ability to order Firm-Fixed Price Level-of-Effort Services. The total potential period of performance, to include all options and award terms options is ten years.
This procurement will be conducted under FAR Part 12, Acquisition of Commercial Items, in conjunction with FAR Part 15, Contracting by Negotiation, using full and open competition. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 541512, Computer Systems Design Services with a size standard of $27.5 million.
An "Industry Day" is scheduled from 1:00 to 5:00 PM EST on Wednsday December 6, 2017 in the James E. Webb Auditorium located at NASA HQ, 300 E. Street Southwest Washington, DC 20546-0001. Attendees should log in to the NEST website (see instructions below) and click on the "Industry Day Notice" link for registration instructions. Registration should be submitted on or before 5:00 EST on December 1, 2017. A copy of the "Industry Day" agenda will be posted to the NEST website.
Questions or comments to this Draft Request for Proposal should be submitted to Lewis R. Hansen and William R.Horton on or before 5:00 EST on Friday December 1, 2017.
This Draft Request For Proposal is not a solicitation and the Government is not requesting proposals; this should not be construed as a commitment by the Government. The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement will be available on the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) web page, www.fbo.gov. It is the offeror's responsibility to monitor the FedBizOpps web page for the release of the solicitation and amendment(s), if any.
A NEST website has been established at https://www.nssc.nasa.gov/nest. Historical and background information will be posted on this website as it is made available.
The attached Draft Request for Proposal is attached for review. Changes may be made until the final RFP is released.
NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman applies to this acquisition. Prospective offerors can find the Center Ombudsman for this acquisition at http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/pub_library/Omb.html.
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