FBO Notice Date 12/13/18
BIDS Reference Number 932
Document Type: Special Notice
Research & Development

National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA Shared Services Center, Simplified Acquisitions, 39529

A -- Cathode developement for the conversion of CO2 to ethylene SOL 80NSSC19Q121 DUE 121918 POC Linda Walker, Procurement Specialist, Email Linda.B.Walker@nasa.gov - Nicolas A. Zogaib, Email nicolas.a.zogaib@nasa.govNASA/NSSC has a requirement for cathode development for the conversion of CO2 to ethylene.

NASA/NSSC intends to issue a sole source contract to theUniversity of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i). It has been determined that the University of Texas at Austin isthe sole provider of the cathode development for the conversion of CO2 to ethylene.

NASA/NSSC will be the procuring center for this effort. Performance will be located at NASA/ Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC).

TheNAICS Code for this procurement is 541715.

Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on December 19, 2018. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement ona 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.

FAR 52.213-4 Terms and Conditions-Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) (Mar 2016) is hereby incorporated by reference.

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 .

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/5d84f8a65ab5234ca31e9473ff25315f