SPAWAR to solicit C4I systems engineering from small business in upcoming RFP
On September 7, the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command issued a presolicitation notice for C4I Systems Engineering (Solicitation Number: N66001-16-R-0180). The solicitation is structured as a 100% small business set-aside, and the agency expects to make multiple awards.
The Department of the Navy, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center, Pacific (SSC Pacific) intends to issue solicitation No. N66001-16-R-0180 for the award of multiple Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Cost Plus Fixed Fee (CPFF) contracts to provide systems engineering support for SSC Pacific Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C41) programs. Awardees of contracts under this RFP will compete for task orders to perform actual work. Each contract will be awarded for the entire estimated level-of-effort specified in the RFP; however, the competition of task orders may reduce each awardees actual total effort to a level significantly below the ceiling value of each award. The prospective contract will have a three-year base period and a single, two-year option period. The estimated level of effort for the total requirement is 416,000 hours.
This is a 100% small business set-aside competition which is anticipated to result in the award of a multiple award contract. The NAICS code for this procurement is 541330, exception-A for Military and Aerospace Equipment and Military Weapons, with a size standard of $38.5 million. The incumbents are Accenture Federal Services, LLC (N66001- 12-D-0092), Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc. N66001-12-D-0093, FGM, Inc. (N66001-12-D- 0094), Leidos, Inc. (N66001-12-D-0095) and Scientific Research Corporation (N66001- 12-D-0096).
A Bidders Mailing List will not be established and hard copies of documents will not be provided. The solicitation will only be available electronically on the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command E-Commerce Web Page at https://e- commerce.sscno.nmci.navy.mil under SSC Pacific – Open Solicitations. Any amendments, when issued, will also be available only on this web site. Matters posted on the web site are not terms of the solicitation unless the solicitation is written or amended to include such matters. FIRMS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REVIEW THE WEB SITE REGULARLY FOR UPDATED INFORMATION.
Full information is available here.