N00164-18-Q-0115 - SOLE SOURCE - SUPPORT SERVICES, REPLACEMENT ITEMS, AND UPGRADE CAPABILITY ITEMS FOR LEGEND FEMTOSECOND.
FSG 5963-NAICS 334413
ISSUE DATE 25 APR 2018 - CLOSING DATE 02 MAY 2018 -12:00 PM Eastern Time
ITEM DESCRIPTION- To provide parts and repair services for tuning/alignment/upgrade of a Legend Femtosecond, 5kHz, High Energy Amplifier, Ultra Short Pulsed Laser (USPL) system. The Legend Laser is manufactured by Coherent, Inc. which is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM).
SOLE SOURCE PROCUREMENT- The proposed contract action is for the supplies or services for which the Government intends to solicit and negotiate with one source; Coherent Inc. Santa Clara, CA 95054 Cage Code 1DR13 under the authority of FAR 6.302-1 only one source will satisfy the requirement. This is being sole sourced because this product must be compatible in all aspects with existing systems presently installed. Coherent Inc is the OEM for this software and owning all proprietary rights, including data rights, and the schematic and layout file formats. All responsible sources may submit a capability statement which shall be considered by the agency. However, a determination by the Government not tocompete with this proposed contract based upon responses to this solicitation is solely within the discretion of the Government. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement.
Contractors must be properly registered in the System for Award Management (SAM). Offerors may obtain information on SAM registration and annual confirmation requirements by calling 866-606-8220 or via the internet at https://sam.gov.
This solicitation is being issued pursuant to the procedures at FAR Part 13.Synopsis exception FAR 5.202(a)(13) applies and Solicitation Number N00164-18-Q-0115 is hereby issued as an attachment hereto. All changes to the requirement that occur prior to the closing date will be posted via FedBizOpps. It is the responsibility of interested vendors to monitor the FedBizOpps site for amendments that may be issued to this solicitation. For changes made after the closing date, only those offerors that provide a proposal will be provided any changes/amendments and considered for future discussions and/or award. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org . All required information must be received on or before 02 MAY 2018 12:00 PM EASTERN TIME.