International Bid Contractor
|Title:||K--AEA Engineering Services|
|Posted Date:||Jul 09, 2012|
|Due Date:||Jul 24, 2012|
Added: Jul 09, 2012 6:23 pmThe Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD), China Lake, CA, intends to enter into a three year Cost Plus Fixed fee (CPFF), Level-of-Effort (LOE) contract using other than full and open competition with Wyle Laboratories, Inc., 7800 Highway 20 West, Huntsville, AL 35806, for performance-based engineering and software services for the Airborne Electronic Attack (AEA) Integrated Product Team (IPT). The proposed contract will provide Program Management, Systems Engineering, Platform Integration, Training, Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), Configuration Management, and Communication. Engineering services are required for the: ALQ-99 Universal Exciter Upgrade (UEU); ALQ-99 Low Band Transmitter (LBT); ALQ-99 Band 9/10 Transmitter; Next Generation Jammer systems engineering services; ALQ-231 Intrepid Tiger Pod; ALQ-227 Communications Countermeasures Set (CCS); EW Mission Planning Software; EA-18G Electronic Attack Unit (EAU); USQ-113 Communications Jammer; EA-6B Improved Capability Program (ICAP) III, including Foreign Military Sales (FMS).
As the sole designer and developer (under previous government contracts) of the ALQ-99 UEU Software Development Laboratory (SDL), Wyle is the only firm which possesses the UEU knowledge and experience required to design, develop, integrate, and test the UEU OFP software without either substantial duplication of cost or unacceptable delay to the government. Wyle is also the only source that possesses the requisite software development knowledge and experience needed to convert (or re-host) the Jammer Management component from the legacy programming language CMS-2 to 'C' which is a critical performance requirement aspects of the AEA mission. Additionally, Wyle is the only known source which has the experience and knowledge required to perform the USQ-113 Communication Jammer software development efforts.
Award is anticipated in October 2012 timeframe. The solicitation or Request for Proposal (RFP) will be posted on the Navy Electronic Commerce Online website at http://www.neco.navy.mil and the FEDBIZOPPS website at http://www.fbo.gov/ on or about 27 July 2012. All responsible sources must be registered in the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) database at the following website: https://www.ccr.dlis.dla.mil/ccr/scripts/index.html. This notice of intent is not a request for competitive proposals; however, any firms believing they can fulfill the requirement of providing engineering services for the AEA IPT may submit a written response, which shall be considered by the agency. The written response shall reference solicitation number N68936-12-R-0078 and clearly show the firms capability, background, experience and assets necessary to perform the required work mentioned above without compromising the quality, accuracy, reliability, and delivery of the products/services.
Written responses shall be submitted by e-mail to email@example.com or mailed to Commander, Code 254300D (Helen Xiong), NAVAIRWARCENWPNSDIV, 429 E. Bowen Rd. Mail Stop 4015, China Lake, CA 93555-6108 within 15 days from this Notice date.
Notes 22 and 26 apply.
Contracting Office Address:
N68936 NAVAL AIR WARFARE CENTER WEAPONS DIVISION DEPT.3a 429 E. Bowen Rd. - Stop 4015 China Lake, CA
Point of Contact(s):
Helen Xiong 760-939-5124 Deborah McKellar, 760-939-9661