by ELIZABETH TELAN
Targeted News Service
WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 -- The U.S. Navy said it intends to enter into a sole source contract with Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for technical and engineering support.
The solicitation stated the work was for the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Air Combat Electronics Program, Patuxent River, Md. The work was for technical and non-recurring engineering support for the MH-53E RNP RNAV program 6x8 Multifunction Displays (MFD). This modification supports the software interface between the Rockwell Collins MFDs and the existing aircraft flight systems.
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Solicitation Number: N00019-16-P7-PMA-209-0051
Notice Type: Presolicitation
Added: Feb 02, 2016 7:59 am
This acquisition is being pursued on a sole-source basis under the authority of 10 U.S.C 2304(c)(1), as implemented by Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 6.302-1. Rockwell Collins is the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of the 6X8 display and the only known source with the necessary technical data, knowledge, experience, and expertise required to perform this effort.
THIS NOTICE OF INTENT IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPROSALS. The Government does not intend to fund the development or qualification of other sources for fulfilling this requirement. However, interested parties may identify their interest and capability by responding to this requirement. The Government will consider all information received prior to the closing date of this synopsis. Information received will be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement. A determination by the Government not to compete this procurement based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. No phone inquiries will be entertained. All inquiries and concerns shall be addressed via email to Sharina Miller at Sharina.Miller@navy.mil or Diana Harritt at Diana.Harritt@navy.mil no later than 17 February 2016, 3:00 pm EST. Any response to this notice must show clear and convincing evidence that competition would be advantageous to the Government. Companies interested in subcontracting opportunities should contact Rockwell Collins Inc. directly.
Contracting Office Address: Building 441, 21983 Bundy Road Unit 7, Patuxent River, Maryland 20670, United States
Place of Performance: Contractor's Facility, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52498
Primary Point of Contact:
Sharina N. Miller
Secondary Point of Contact:
Diana K. Harritt,
Phone: (301) 757-6978
Notice Type: Presolicitation
Posted Date: February 2, 2016
Response Date: Feb 17, 2016 3:00 pm Eastern
Archiving Policy: Automatic, 15 days after response date
Archive Date: March 3, 2016
Original Set Aside: N/A
Set Aside: N/A
Classification Code: R -- Professional, administrative, and management support services
NAICS Code: 541 -- Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services/541330 -- Engineering Services
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