Status Report

NASA JSC Solicitation: ISS United States On-orbit Segment Sustaining Engineering Contract

By SpaceRef Editor
June 19, 2009
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NASA JSC Solicitation: ISS United States On-orbit Segment Sustaining Engineering Contract

Synopsis – Jun 17, 2009

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNJ09ZBG004L
Posted Date: Jun 17, 2009
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jun 17, 2009
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Jul 02, 2009
Current Response Date: Jul 02, 2009
Classification Code: R — Professional, administrative, and mgmt support services
NAICS Code: 336414 – Guided Missile and Space Vehicle Manufacturing

Contracting Office Address

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


NASA/JSC is hereby soliciting information about potential sources for the International Space Station (ISS) United States On-Orbit Segment (USOS), Post-Production Support (PPS) for the USOS, ISS vehicle integration and end-to-end subsystem management. Requirements include sustaining engineering of USOS hardware and software and common hardware provided to International Partners/Participants, Government-Furnished Equipment (GFE) owners, and payload developers; PPS of USOS hardware and common hardware provided to the International Partners/Participants and GFE providers; and technical integration across all of the ISS segments. Requirements also include ISS end-to-end subsystem management for the majority of ISS subsystems and specialty engineering disciplines; and USOS and integrated system certification of flight readiness. It is anticipated that the base period of performance for this contract extension will be four years, from October 1, 2010 to September 30, 2014, with a one-year option period of October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015.

For purposes of determining small business involvement in this procurement, parties from the various small business categories that may be interested in subcontracting opportunities may submit their information to the Contracting Officer no later than 1:30 pm CDT on July 1, 2009.

Responses must include the following: name and address of firm, size of business; average annual revenue for past 3 years and number of employees; ownership; whether they are large, small, small disadvantaged, 8(a), HUBZone, and/or woman-owned; number of years in business; affiliate information: parent company, joint venture partners, potential teaming partners, prime contractor (if potential sub) or subcontractors (if potential prime); list of customers covering the past five years (highlight relevant work performed, contract numbers, contract type, dollar value of each procurement; and point of contact – address and phone number). All responses, including capability statements, are not to exceed 5 pages in length.

Technical questions should be directed to: Procurement related questions should be directed to:

No solicitation exists; therefore, do not request a copy of the solicitation. If a solicitation is released it will be synopsized in FedBizOpps and on the NASA Acquisition Internet Service. It is the potential offeror’s responsibility to monitor these sites for the release of any solicitation or synopsis.

This synopsis is for information and planning purposes and is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government nor will the Government pay for information solicited. Respondents will not be notified of the results of the evaluation.

Point of Contact

Name: Kirby L. Condron
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 281-483-4193
Fax: 281-244-2370

Name: Andrea R. Falls
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 281-483-1862
Fax: 281-244-2370

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