Army posts RFI for SSES NexGen on-ramping
On March 25, the U.S. Army posted a request for information for the Software and Systems Engineering Services Next Generation (SSES NexGen) Multiple Award Task Order (MATO) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contractual vehicle. Responses are due no later than 4:00pm Eastern Time on April 8, 2016.
Note: An RFI for On-Ramping of Small Businesses was posted to FedBizOpps.com (FBO) on 22 May 2015 (W15P7T-15-R-ONRP). If your company responded to that announcement there is no need to respond to this one unless there are changes in your reply. This posting is for On-Ramping of both Large and Small Businesses.
The United States Army Communications-Electronics Command Software Engineering Center (USACECOM SEC) provides life cycle software solutions and services that enable the warfighting superiority and information dominance across the enterprise. SEC provides systems, software engineering and scientific support for a wide variety of Army and Department of Defense (DoD) customers including Army Program Executive Offices (PEOs) and their Project Managers (PMs), Headquarters Department of the Army (HQDA) and its components, and the other Joint Service DoD elements. The ultimate customer and consumer of our products and services is the Warfighter in the field.
The USACECOM SEC is conducting an On-Ramp under the Software and Systems Engineering Services Next Generation (SSES NexGen) Multiple Award Task Order (MATO) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contractual vehicle in accordance with contract Section H-11 clause entitled “On and Off Ramp.” SSES NexGen allows Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee, Cost-Reimbursement, Time and Materials, Firm-Fixed-Price and combinations of these types of orders. This action is being undertaken in order to find suitable additional capable businesses to further populate the Unrestricted and Restricted Suites on the existing SSES NexGen.
The original Unrestricted Suite vehicles were awarded September 28, 2012 with a base period of two (2) years, one two (2) year option and one one (1) year option. The original Restricted Suite vehicles were awarded May 31, 2013 with a base period of two (2) years, one two (2) year option and one one (1) year option. The Period of Performance (PoP) for all contracts in both Suites will tentatively be extended through 30 May 2021. Each Small Business (SB) Prime was awarded a contract in both the Restricted and Unrestricted Suites.
Full information is available here.