REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) – PROCURMENT OF SUPPLIES IN SUPPORT OF THE SP22 LAUNCH SUBSYTEM SUPPORT EQUIPMENT

Status
Inactive
Published Date
October 5th, 2023
Response Deadline
October 20th, 2023
Notice Type
Special Notice
Solicitation No.
N0016424SNB03

Buyer

DEPT OF DEFENSEDEPT OF THE NAVYNSWC CRANECRANE, IN, 47522-5001, USA

PSC

MARINE HARDWARE AND HULL ITEMS (2040)

Set Aside

Total Small Business Set-Aside (FAR 19.5) (SBA)

Summary

Special Notice DEPT OF DEFENSE DEPT OF THE NAVY is seeking information for market research purposes for the procurement of D5 Launch Tube Safety Net Fabric Assemblies and Safety Net, C4 Trident for SP22 Launcher Subsystem Support Equipment. The Safety Nets will be used in multiple safety applications for military usage, specifically as fall protection for workers on the deck of the Ohio Class submarine with the missile tubes. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division intends to award a contract on a full and open basis to a 100% Small Business set aside. Interested parties are requested to provide information on their capability to provide the manufacture, testing, and delivery of the specified items. The Government encourages participation by small business, small disadvantaged business, HUB zone small business, woman-owned small business, veteran-owned small business, and historically black colleges and universities. Interested parties must be properly registered in the System for Award Management (SAM). Written responses shall be submitted via email to the provided points of contact by the closing date. This announcement does not constitute an Invitation for Bids (IFB), a Request for Quote (RFQ), or a Request for Proposal (RFP), and it should not be construed as a commitment of any kind by the Government to issue a formal solicitation or ultimately award a contract.

Description

N0016424SNB03 REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) – PROCURMENT OF SUPPLIES IN SUPPORT OF THE SP22 LAUNCH SUBSYTEM SUPPORT EQUIPMENT – PSC 2040 – NAICS 332510 Issue Date: 05 October 2023 – Closing Date: 20 October 2023 – 4:00 PM EDT REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI): In accordance with Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS) Procedures, Guidance, and Information (PGI) 206.302-1, the Government is issuing this RFI announcement as part of its market research. This RFI announcement is intended to determine the availability and technical capability of businesses to provide the required supplies. BACKGROUND: The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division (NSWC-CR) is seeking information for market research purposes for the procurement of D5 Launch Tube Safety Net Fabric Assemblies and Safety Net, C4 Trident for SP22 Launcher Subsystem Support Equipment. The Safety Nets will be used in multiple safety applications for military usage. The safety nets are produced in accordance with specific design specification. D5 and C4 Safety Nets are placed into the open missile tubes as fall protection for workers are on the deck of the Ohio Class submarine with the missile tubes. NSWC-CR intends to award a contract on a full and open basis to a 100% Small Business set aside. Delivery will be FOB Destination.   REQUESTED INFORMATION: Interested parties are requested to provide the information that identifies its capability to provide the manufacture, testing, and delivery of D5 Launch Tube Safety Net Fabric Assemblies and Safety Net, C4 Trident described herein. Please provide information of performance on other Government contracts with similar efforts as applicable. The Government encourages participation by small business, small disadvantaged business, HUB zone small business, woman-owned small business, veteran-owned small business, and historically black colleges and universities. Interested parties must be properly registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) and may obtain information on SAM registration and annual confirmation requirements by calling 1-866-606-8220 or via the internet at https://www.sam.gov. RESPONSES: Written responses shall be submitted via e-mail to the point of contacts listed below by the closing date. NSWC-CR Mr. Kaden Pfender—Code 0221 Crane, Indiana 47522-5001 Kaden.m.pfender.civ@us.navy.mil NSWC-CR Mr. Matthew Swartzentruber—Code 0221 Crane, Indiana 47522-5001 matthew.c.swartzentruber.civ@us.navy.mil RESPONSES TO THE RFI SHALL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING: Submitter's Name Street Address, City, State, nine (9) digit Zip Code Point of Contact (POC) POC Telephone and DUNS number CAGE Code This RFI is the initiation of market research under FAR Part 10. This announcement does not constitute an Invitation for Bids (IFB), a Request for Quote (RFQ), or a Request for Proposal (RFP) and it should not be construed as a commitment of any kind by the Government to issue a formal solicitation or ultimately award a contract. Responses to this notice cannot be accepted as offers. The United States Government is in no way liable to pay for or reimburse any companies or entities that respond to this announcement. Any costs incurred by interested companies in response to this announcement will NOT be reimbursed. Nothing in this announcement constitutes an obligation on the part of the United States Government, nor is the Government tasking any Offeror to develop any technologies described herein. All interested parties should provide the requested information regarding this announcement no later than 4:00 P.M EDT on or before the closing date as specified at the beginning of this announcement.  Responses may be submitted any time prior to expiration of this announcement. Responses received after 4:00 P.M. EDT on the closing date may not be considered in the Government’s analyses. All information marked as proprietary information will be safeguarded to prevent disclosures to nongovernment personnel and entities. Your interest in the response is appreciated. All changes that occur prior to closing date will be posted to the SAM website https://www.sam.gov.   Please reference Announcement Number N0016424SNB03 in all your correspondence.

Contact Information

SecondaryMatthew Swartzentruber
matthew.c.swartzentruber.civ@us.navy.mil