Status Report

NASA KSC Solicitation: Space Transportation Ground Operations Analysis

By SpaceRef Editor
September 14, 2007
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Synopsis – Sep 13, 2007

General Information

Solicitation Number: 4200216117
Posted Date: Sep 13, 2007
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Sep 13, 2007
Original Response Date: Oct 15, 2007
Current Response Date: Oct 15, 2007
Classification Code: B — Special studies and analysis – not R and D
541690 – Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Set-Aside Code: Total Small Business

Contracting Office Address

NASA/John F. Kennedy Space Center, Procurement, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899


NASA/KSC has a requirement for services for ground operations analytical models and simulations evolving the fundamental factors in ground processing operations for crewed launch vehicles at the Kennedy Space Center.(1 lot)

NASA/KSC intends to purchase the items from Blue Frog Technologies, Inc., 806 Turney Dr., El Paso, TX 79902-1821. Contracting without full and open competition is permitted pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 2304(c)(1) and/or other authority as appropriate, because the services required are available from only one responsible source and no other type of supplies or services will satisfy the agency requirements.

The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. See Note 26. 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 October 15, 2007. 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 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: Joyce C. McDowell
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 321-867-3437
Fax: 321-867-1141

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