Crew Exploration Vehicle Avionics and Integration Lab at NASA Johnson Space Center

Status Report From: Johnson Space Center
Posted: Friday, April 4, 2008

Synopsis - Apr 04, 2008

General Information

Solicitation Number: NNJ08241447E
Posted Date: Apr 04, 2008
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Apr 04, 2008
Original Response Date: Jun 09, 2008
Current Response Date: Jun 09, 2008
Classification Code: Z -- Maintenance, repair, and alteration of real property
NAICS Code: 236220 - Commercial and Institutional Building Construction

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BJ



The following is a general description of the work required and shall not be construed as a complete listing of all work required to satisfactorily complete the project as required by the contract drawings and specifications.

The project will refurbish Building 29 at the Johnson Space Center. A complete renovation of the facility, including demolition of all interior walls, ceilings, floor finishes, the astronaut training pool, BioPlex module, crane system, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, security and fire protection systems as well as the rotunda roof is required. In addition, the demolition will include removal of asbestos material and lead contaminated paint.

The refurbishment requires the incorporation of Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) concepts as mandated by NASA Policy Directive (NPD) 8820.3. In general, the refurbishment work consists of earth work, backfilling and grading; site utilities; lime subgrade stabilization; portland cement concrete paving; underground sprinkler system; lawns and grasses, trees, plants and ground covers; cast-in-place concrete; unit masonry; structural steel; steel deck; metal fabrications; metal stairs; rough carpentry; finish carpentry; thermal wall insulation; roof deck insulation; polyvinyl chloride roofing; flashing and sheet metal; spray-applied fire proofing; firestopping; joint sealants; steel doors and frames; wood doors; access doors; glazed wall systems; door hardware; glass and glazing; metal louvers; lath and plaster; gypsum board; tile; acoustical ceilings; resilient flooring; carpeting; painting and coating; steel coatings; signage toilet compartments; toilet accessories; fire extinguishers; window treatments; electric traction elevators; new HVAC; plumbing; and electrical systems, to include security systems; and new lighting protection system.

The order of magnitude for the procurement is more than $10,000,000 and the effort shall be completed within 365 calendar days after notice to proceed.

The procurement will be conducted under full and open competition procedures allowing maximum participation from large and small businesses. This acquisition is part of the Small Business Competitiveness Demonstration Program.

The NAICS Code and small business size standard for this procurement are 236220 and $31M, respectively.

The anticipated release date of the IFB is on or about May 8, 2008 with an anticipated bid closing date on or about June 8, 2008. The firm date for receipt of bids will be stated in the IFB.

All responsible sources may submit a bid which shall be considered by the agency.

An ombudsman has been appointed -- See NASA Specific Note "B".

The IFB and any documents related to this procurement with the exception of the specifications and drawings 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/JSC Business Opportunities page is

A separate website, specifically for this procurement has been established at

Prospective bidders shall notify this office of their intent to submit a bid. A list of parties expressing interest in the procurement will be posted on the procurement specific website identified above.

It is the bidder's responsibility to monitor the Internet site for the release of the IFB and amendments (if any). Potential bidders will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the IFB and amendments (if any).

FAR 52.236-27 Site Visit (Construction) (Feb 1995) Alternate I (Feb 1995) will be included in the IFB. Detailed information regarding an organized site visit will be provided in the IFB.

The clauses at 52.236-2, Differing Site Conditions, and 52.236-3, Site Investigations and Conditions Affecting the Work, will be included in any contract awarded as a result of the IFB. Accordingly, bidders are urged and expected to inspect the site where the work will be performed.

All contractual and technical questions must be submitted in writing via e-mail to one of the points of contact identified below. Telephone questions will not be accepted.

Point of Contact

Name: Karen D. Kelldorf
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 281-483-1863
Fax: 281-483-9741

Name: Frances B. Davidson
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 281-483-4176
Fax: 281-483-9741

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