Status Report

NASA Presolicitation Notice: Environmental Growth Chambers

By SpaceRef Editor
July 15, 2005
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General Information

Document Type: Presolicitation Notice
Solicitation Number: NNK05119098Q
Posted Date: Jul 14, 2005
Original Response Date: Jul 21, 2005
Current Response Date: Jul 21, 2005
Original Archive Date: Jul 14, 2006
Current Archive Date: Jul 14, 2006
Classification Code: 66 — Instruments & laboratory equipment
Naics Code: 334512 — Automatic Environmental Control Manufacturing for Residential, Commercial, and Appliance Use

Contracting Office Address

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


NASA/KSC has a requirement for two (2) Environmental Growth Chambers and associated hardware, to interface with the NASA Space Life Sciences Laboratory existing Environmental Growth Chambers Central Control and Monitoring System. These growth chambers are required for conducting plant growth studies in support of NASA’s Lunar and Mars Exploration Mission. NASA/KSC intends to purchase the items from Integrated Development & Manufacturing Company, through the authority of Section 4202 of the Clinger-Cohen Act of 1996 for actions IAW FAR 13.5. 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 (Krista Jensen) not later than 4:30 p.m. local time on July 21, 2005. 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

Krista Y Jensen, Contracting Officer, Phone (321) 867-3077, Fax (321) 867-1029, Email Krista.Jensen-1@KSC.NASA.GOV – Laura B. Rochester, Contracting Officer, Phone (321) 476-4027, Fax (321) 476-4004, Email

Email your questions to Krista Y Jensen at Krista.Jensen-1@KSC.NASA.GOV

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