FBO Notice Date 11/20/17
BIDS Reference Number 51
Document Type: Presolicitation
Instruments & Laboratory Equipment

Department of the Navy, Naval Air Systems Command, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Pax River, 20670

66 -- Cyclic Salt Fog Chambers SOL N00421-18-R-0018 DUE 120617 POC Jaime Lynn Weber, Contract Specialist, Phone 3013424536, Email jaime.weber@navy.mil - Lynn Kaniss, Deputy Contracting Officer, Phone 301-757-3421, Email lynn.kaniss@navy.milThe Naval Air Warfare Center, Aircraft Division (NAWCAD), Patuxent River, MD intends to issue a contract on a sole-source basis with Auto Technology Company, 20026 Progress Drive, Strongsville OH 44149-3214. The Government comtemplates aFirm Fixed Price contract. This requirement is being procured under statutory authority permitting other than full and open competition, 10 U.S.C. Section 2304(c)(1) as implemented by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 6.302-1, onlyone responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy the agency requirements.

Although this is a commercial acquistion, Auto Technology is the vendor able to provide equipment that can meet the Government's requirement's to build a cyclic salt fog chamber to incorporate the relative humidty and monitoring for pre-programmed test methods while ensuring all is compatible with the storing up to 100 custom programs and have at least 12 slotted supporting racks

However, interested parties may submit a capabilities statement. The statement should include a company name, POC, address, phone number, email, and company product literature. All capabilities statements recieved by 10:00 AM EST on 06 December 2017 via email to in response to this notice will be considered by the Government for the purpose of determining whether to initiate a competitive procurement. No phone inquiries will be accepted. The Government reserves the right to process this procurement as a sole source requirement based on the responses received.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/DON/NAVAIR/N00421/N00421-18-R-0018/listing.html