DIA to issue RFP for Missile and Space Intelligence Center support
On January 18, the Defense Intelligence Agency posted a presolicitation notice for integrated system production and modeling & simulation. Virginia Contracting Activity plans to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for this effort on or around February 21.
The Virginia Contracting Activity, on behalf of the Missile and Space Intelligence Center (MSIC), Building 4545, Fowler Road, Redstone Arsenal, AL 35898-5500, intends to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for contractor support services to provide support for Integrated System Production and Modeling & Simulation Support. This requirement is for authoritative threat modeling and simulation and supporting detailed analysis that enables decision makers (warfighters, acquisition customers, policy makers) to make informed decisions. Work areas shall include: Modeling and Simulation (M&S) Architecture and Analytical Tools; Model Development and Integration; Integrated Forces and Analysis; C4 Exploitation and Analysis; and Emerging Topic Analysis. Tasks shall include development of architecture, models and tools, modeling and simulation of enemy Integrated Air Defense Systems (IADS), incorporation of Command, Control, Communications, and Computer (C4) threat data, analytical studies, analysis and visualization, assessments, soft computing research, and warfighter support.
Selection for award will be made to the offeror whose proposal is rated highest based upon best value (tradeoff) procedures. Proposals will be evaluated in the areas of technical/management capability, small business participation plan, cost/price, security, and past performance. Virginia Contracting Activity plans to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for this effort on or around 21 February 2017. The RFP will be posted to FEDBIZOPPS.GOV at https://www.fbo.gov.
The Government anticipates issuing a single-award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity type contract, whereby funds are obligated by issuance of individual Task Orders. The resulting contract will have provisions for Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee, Firm-Fixed-Price and Time-and-Material Task Orders. The NAICS Code is 541712. This RFP is likely be issued on an unrestricted competition basis. Subcontracting plans will be required where applicable. The contract shall have a five-year ordering period. Offerors must be registered in the System for Award Management (www.sam.gov) to conduct business with this Government organization. Place of performance shall be at MSIC. While the Statement of Work for each Task Order effort may not be classified, a TOP SECRET facility clearance is required and personnel working on Task Orders under the contract, whether or not performance is at MSIC facilities, must have a TS/SCI Clearance prior to working on the effort. Questions may be addressed to the points of contact listed in this synopsis.
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