NASA’s Visualization, Exploration, and Data Analysis (VEDA) and Green House Gas (GHG) Project

Status
Inactive
Published Date
November 16th, 2023
Response Deadline
December 1st, 2023
Location
DC, 20001, USA
Notice Type
Presolicitation
Solicitation No.
VEDAGHGPreNotice

Buyer

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATIONNATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATIONNASA MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTERHUNTSVILLE, AL, 35812, USA

PSC

SUPPORT- ADMINISTRATIVE: OTHER (R699)

Summary

Presolicitation notice from the NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA) MARSHALL SPACE FLIGHT CENTER for the expansion of the Visualization, Exploration, and Data Analysis (VEDA) project and additional support for the Green House Gas (GHG) project. The purpose of this procurement is to advance interactive visualization, exploratory visual data analysis, geographic information system, and cloud computing and high-performance computing environment. The GHG project includes the implementation of the VEDA system for the GHG Center Monitoring and Information System. The contract will be awarded to New Rights Group, Inc., dba Development Seed, as they are currently performing this task under an existing contract. However, a competitive acquisition process is underway for future efforts. Interested organizations can submit their capabilities and qualifications electronically by December 1, 2023.

Description

NASA/MSFC has a requirement for expanded NASA’s Visualization, Exploration, and Data Analysis (VEDA) project and additional Green House Gas (GHG) support. NASA/MSFC intends to issue a sole source contract modification to acquire the expanded VEDA support and GHG project in support of the NASA Headquarters Earth Science Data Systems program to advance interactive visualization, exploratory visual data analysis, geographic information system, and within the cloud computing and high-performance computing environment.  GHG includes implementation of the VEDA system for the GHG Center Monitoring and Information System.  Additionally, it collaborates actively with various agencies, including science teams, data teams and engineering teams to gather input and customize the VEDA system to meet the unique needs for GHG and stakeholders.  This requirement is being awarded sole-source to New Rights Group, Inc., dba Development Seed, as this contractor is currently performing this task under contract number 80MSFC22CA004.  Note, however, a competitive acquistion is currently in process for future associated effort.  The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort electronically via email to Brent Evans, brent.l.evans@nasa.gov, not later than 5:00 P.M. CST on December 1, 2023.  Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this acquisition on a competitive basis.  A determination by the Government not to compete this acquisition on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the Government. NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at : https://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/procurement/regs/Procurement-Ombuds-Comp-Advocate-Listing.pdf

Contact Information

PrimaryKathy Cooper
kathy.cooper@nasa.gov

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