Status Report

NASA ARC Solicitation: Specialized Engineering Consulting Support

By SpaceRef Editor
May 27, 2008
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Synopsis – May 22, 2008

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNA0850785R
Posted Date: May 22, 2008
FedBizOpps Posted Date: May 22, 2008
Original Response Date: May 30, 2008
Current Response Date: May 30, 2008
Classification Code: B — Special studies and analysis – not R and D
NAICS Code: 541330 – Engineering Services
Set-Aside Code: Total Small Business

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Ames Research Center, JA:M/S 241-1, Moffett Field, CA 94035-1000


NASA/ARC has a requirement for specialized engineering consulting support in the following 3 areas: Spacecraft requirements capture and flow-down using DOORS and Excel. Thermal Analysis for the Spacecraft Bus (providing initial thermal models, analysis set up, and training of ARC personnel). Communications Link analysis and Spectrum Approval consulting.

NASA/ARC intends to purchase the items from Orbital Network Engineering (ONE), Cupertino, CA. The government anticipates that ONE is uniquely qualified to accomplish the effort within the time frame and budget available.

The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12.

Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 4:30 p.m. local time on May 30, 2008. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a 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.

All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.

An Ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Jeffrey S. Brown
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 650-604-4696
Fax: 650-604-0912

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