US Navy looking for C4I engineering support services
On December 12, the US Navy Naval Supply Systems Command issued a solicitation for command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence engineering support services (solicitation number N0018915R0001):
The Contracting Department, NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC), Norfolk, VA, intends to negotiate a multiple award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract (IDIQ MAC) with cost plus fixed fee (CPFF) and fixed priced (FP) provisions in accordance with the procedures found in FAR Part 15 Contracting by Negotiation.
This requirement is to provide Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I), Surface Ship Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW), Surface Ship Undersea Warfare (USW), Surface Ship Mine Warfare Systems (MIW) and Combat Systems engineering, analytical, logistics and technical support services to the Mid Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center (MARMC) in the following functional areas:
1. Technical Assistance;
2. Equipment Operation Assessment;
3. Shipboard Alteration (SHIPALTs), Temporary Alternations (TEMPALTs), Mechanical Alternations (MACALTs); Ordnance Alterations (ORDALTs), Alteration Installation Team (AIT), Engineering Change (ECs) and Field Change (FCs) Support;
4. Extended Shipyard or Pier side Availability Repair and Modification Support;
5. Integrated Logistics Support;
6. Program Planning;
7. Reliability Engineering Support; and
8. Training Support.
Specific support includes providing the equipment and system expertise to aid in trouble shooting, repair, assessment analysis, inspection, root cause localization, identification, maintenance training, logistics configuration support, alteration development/installation, and/or long term problem resolution, related to C4I, ASW, USW, MIW and Combat Systems specific equipment.
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this acquisition is 541330, Engineering Services, and the applicable size standard is $38.5 million. The corresponding Federal Supply Code (FSC) is R425.
The prospective Request for Proposal (RFP) will be processed utilizing full and open competition and will require a small business subcontracting plan from large business offerors.
The resulting contract will be for a twelve (12) month base period and one (1) one year option period. All options will be evaluated in accordance with FAR 17.206(a).