Status Report

NASA SSC Solicitation: Mobile Planetarium

By SpaceRef Editor
August 9, 2006
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Synopsis – Aug 09, 2006
General Information
Solicitation Number: NNS06164293Q
Posted Date: Aug 09, 2006
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Aug 09, 2006
Original Response Date: Aug 23, 2006
Current Response Date: Aug 23, 2006
Classification Code: 69 — Training aids and devices
NAICS Code: 611710 – Educational Support Services

Contracting Office Address

NASA Business Management Division, Acquisition Management Office, Code BA30, Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000


DESCRIPTION: NASA Stennis Space Center (SSC) has a requirement for a portable planetarium for use in our educational outreach project. NASA/SSC plans to issue a Request for Quotations (RFQ) for the following Commercial item/services: Mobile Planetarium. The planetarium must set up within an hour and seat at least 30 people. It will include hardware and software capable of allowing the presentation of customized shows and celestial navigation within the shows. This is a commercial item procurement under a total small business set-aside. The NAICS Code and Size Standard are 611710 and $6.5 million, respectively.

The anticipated release date of RFQ NNS06164293Q is on or about Aug 11, 2006 with an anticipated quotation due date of on or about Aug 23, 2006. All responsible sources may submit a quotation which shall be considered by the agency.

An ombudsman has been appointed. See NASA Specific Note “B”.

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement will be available over the Internet. These documents will reside on a World-Wide Web (WWW) server, which may be accessed using a WWW browser application. The Internet site, or URL, for the NASA/SSC Business Opportunities page is

Prospective offerors shall notify this office of their intent to submit an offer. It is the offeror’s responsibility to monitor the Internet site for the release of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

All contractual and technical questions must be submitted in writing (e-mail or FAX) to Robyn Calliham, Contract Specialist at e-mail, fax at 228-688-1141, or by mail at Acquisition Management Office Bldg 1100, Att Robyn Calliham BA 34, Stennis Space Center, MS 39529-6000 not later than 17 Aug, 2006. Telephone questions will not be accepted.

Point of Contact

Name: Penny S Parker
Title: Lead, Support Services Contracting Division
Phone: (228) 688-3628
Fax: (228) 688-1141

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