Status Report

NASA JSC Solicitation: Lunar Electric Rover Generation II Air Conditioning Units

By SpaceRef Editor
January 25, 2011
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Synopsis – Jan 25, 2011

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNJ11372104R
Posted Date: Jan 25, 2011
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jan 25, 2011
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Feb 03, 2011
Current Response Date: Feb 03, 2011
Classification Code: 41 — Refrigeration, air-conditioning and air circulating eqpt
NAICS Code: 333415 – Air-Conditioning and Warm Air Heating Equipment and Commercial and Industrial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing

Contracting Office Address

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


NASA/JSC has a requirement for a quantity of three Lunar Electric Rover (LER) Generation II Air Conditioning units. NASA/JSC intends to purchase the items from Dometic Group because they are the only known company able to design a unit that meets the following requirements:

* 10,000 Btu/hr capacity

* Vibration tolerant

* Dust tolerant

* Maximum evaporator dimensions of 18 x 12 x 15 (all dimensions in inches)

* Maximum condenser dimensions of 24 x 13.5 x 20 (all dimensions in inches): Condenser package must include compressor and condenser and be able to remove 1 liter/hour condensate

* Controllable via Ethernet or RS232

* Power requirement not to exceed 1.5 kW for nominal operation: Power requirement of 1 kW, available power source is 300 VDC. Vendor must provide an inverter if A/C unit requires power conversion from DC to AC.

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 2:30 p.m. local time on February 3, 2011. 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.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The installation Ombudsman is Melanie, Saunders,

Point of Contact

Name: Perry L. Mueller
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 281-483-7158
Fax: 281-244-0995

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