Status Report

NASA Solicitation: Orion Portable Purge Unit-Air Processing Unit

By SpaceRef Editor
March 24, 2009
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Synopsis – Mar 23, 2009 OPPU description – RFI instructions – Posted on Mar 23, 2009 New!

General Information

Solicitation Number: OPPU-RFI-0409
Posted Date: Mar 23, 2009
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Mar 23, 2009
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Apr 10, 2009
Current Response Date: Apr 10, 2009
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/John F. Kennedy Space Center, Procurement, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899


NASA/KSC is hereby soliciting information about potential sources for a portable, tow-around, electrically powered, refrigerant vapor cycle, computer controlled, self contained air processing unit used to purge the Orion Spacecraft during prelaunch processing at the Kennedy Space Center (KSC). See additional description and RFI instructions in the attached file: RFI – Orion Portable Purge Unit (OPPU).pdf.

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.

Vendors having the capabilities necessary to meet or exceed the stated requirements are invited to submit appropriate documentation, literature, brochures, and references.

Responses must include the following: name and address of firm, size of business (whether they are large, small, small disadvantaged, 8(a), HUBZone, and/or woman-owned) and point of contact (address and phone number).

Please advise if the requirement is considered to be a commercial or commercial-type product. A commercial item is defined in FAR 2.101.

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. Respondents deemed fully qualified will be considered in any resultant solicitation for the requirement.

The Government reserves the right to consider a small business or 8(a) set-aside based on responses hereto. All responses shall be submitted to Rogelio Curiel no later than April 10, 2009. Please reference OPPU-RFI-0409 in any response. Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Rogelio Curiel
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 321-867-7498
Fax: 321-867-2825

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