NASA/NSSC has a requirement for a Service and Spare Part Agreement for a JEOL JSM-6390LV Scanning Electron Microprobe (2-year Base Period and 1-Year Option Period)
NASA/NSSC intends to issue a sole source contract to JEOL USA, INC., 11 Dearborn Rd, Peabody, MA, 01960-3862, USA under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i). It has been determined that JEOL USA, INC. is the sole provider of a Serviceand Spare Part Agreement for a JEOL JSM-6390LV Scanning Electron Microprobe Service and Spare Part Agreement for a JEOL JSM-6390LV Scanning Electron Microprobe(2-year Base Period and 1-Year Option Period).
NASA/NSSC will be the procuring center for this effort. Performance will be located at NASA/ Glenn Research Center (GRC).
The Government intends to acquire commercial items and services using the provisions, clauses and procedures prescribed in FAR Part 12 and FAR Part 13.
The NAICS Code for this procurement is 811219
Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications toperform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than10:00 a.m. CT on 6/21/2018. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurementon a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.
Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice.
NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/pub_library/Omb.html .