Status Report

NASA JSC Solicitation: Construction of Office Building 20 at NASA Johnson Space Center

By SpaceRef Editor
April 18, 2007
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Synopsis – Apr 17, 2007

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNJ07197762R
Posted Date: Apr 17, 2007
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Apr 17, 2007
Original Response Date: May 02, 2007
Current Response Date: May 02, 2007
Classification Code: Y — Construction of structures and facilities
NAICS Code: 236220 – Commercial and Institutional Building Construction

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BJ


NASA/JSC plans to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the construction of a new three story office building onsite at the Johnson Space Center. The new office building will be approximately 93,400 square feet and accommodate approximately 520 people. The project is designed to meet “Gold” Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) as established by the U.S. Green Building Council certification for new construction. The order of magnitude for the procurement is more than $10 million and the effort shall be completed within 540 calendar days after notice to proceed.

The procurement is part of the Small Business Competitiveness Demonstration Program and will be conducted under full and open competition. The NAICS Code and small business size standard for this procurement are 236220 and $31 million respectively.

The anticipated release date of the RFP is on or about May 3, 2007 with an anticipated offer closing date of on or about June 19, 2007. The firm date for receipt of bids or proposals will be stated in the RFP. Drawings will be available from the following locations: Ridgways Limited, 2900 Smith Street, Houston, TX 77006, Attn: Don Hummel, Phone: 713.787.1208, Phone: 281-483-4511 NASA Johnson Space Center, Industry Assistance Office (Building 111), 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, TX 77058, Phone: 281-483-4511 Associated Builders and Contractors, Attn: Plan Room Coordinator, 3910 Kirby, Suite 131, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: 713-523-6222 Associated General Contractors of America, Attn: Planning Room, 3825 Dacoma, Houston, TX 77092, Phone: 713-843-3700

All responsible sources may submit a proposal which shall be considered by the agency. An ombudsman has been appointed — See NASA Specific Note “B”.

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement, with the exception of the specifications and drawings, will be available over the Internet. These documents will reside on a World-Wide Web (WWW) server, which may be accessed using a WWW browser application. The Internet site, or URL, for the NASA/JSC Business Opportunities page is

A separate website, specifically for this procurement, will be established at a later date. Prospective offerors shall notify this office of their intent to submit an offer. It is the offeror’s responsibility to monitor the Internet site for the release of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Any referenced notes may be viewed at the URLs linked below.

FAR 52.236-27 Site Visit (Construction) (Feb 1995) Alternate I (Feb 1995)

(a) The clauses at 52.236-2, Differing Site Conditions, and 52.236-3, Site Investigations and Conditions Affecting the Work, will be included in any contract awarded as a result of the solicitation. Accordingly, offerors or quoters are urged and expected to inspect the site where the work will be performed. (b) The date and time of an organized site visit will be specified in the RFP.

(c) Participants will meet at the location specified in the RFP. (End of Provision)

All contractual and technical questions must be submitted in writing to Frances Davidson, NASA/JSC, Mail Code BJ3, 2101 NASA Parkway, Houston, Texas 77058-3696 or via e-mail at or Telephone questions will not be accepted.

Point of Contact

Name: Karen D. Kelldorf
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 281-483-1863
Fax: 281-483-9741

Name: Frances B. Davidson
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 281-483-4176
Fax: 281-483-9741

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