NASA Geophysics Geodynamics and Space Geodesy Support

Status Report From: Goddard Space Flight Center
Posted: Friday, February 28, 2014

Synopsis - Feb 25, 2014

Draft Document - Posted on Feb 25, 2014 New!

General Information

    Solicitation Number: NNG14469449R

    Posted Date: Feb 25, 2014

    FedBizOpps Posted Date: Feb 25, 2014

    Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No

    Original Response Date: Mar 07, 2014

    Current Response Date: Mar 25, 2014

    Classification Code: A -- Research and Development

    NAICS Code: 541712

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.Y, Greenbelt, MD 20771


NASA/GSFC plans to issue a Draft Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Geophysics, Geodynamics and Space Geodesy (GGSG) procurement. This is a full and open competitive follow-on requirement for services currently being performed under contract NNG11HP14C. The GGSG procurement supports a wide array of geodynamic, geomagnetic, geophysical, and atmospheric investigations of solar system bodies such as the Earth, Venus, Mars, and Mercury. Among the requirements for these investigations are instrument development; software development and maintenance; data collection, archiving and dissemination; scientific data analysis, modeling and interpretation; reports and presentations of scientific results; and related public outreach and education. The draft SOW is attached to this announcement.

This procurement will be a full and open competition. The Government does not intend to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12. This competitive procurement will result in a Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee (CPFF), Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract. All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.

The anticipated release date of the draft RFP is end of March 2014, with industry comments and inquiries due end of April 2014. The anticipated release date of the final RFP is the end of May 2014 with proposals due in the end of June 2014. The anticipated award date is May 08, 2015. A 30 day phase-in is anticipated to commence on May 08, 2015 and full contractual performance is anticipated to start June 07, 2015. The government intends to perform the evaluation in accordance with FAR Part 15.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at .

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement 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 Business Opportunities home page is .

Prospective offerors shall notify this office of their intent to submit an offer. It is the offeror's responsibility to monitor the Internet site for the release of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the solicitation and amendments (if any).

All contractual and technical questions must be submitted electronically via e-mail. Telephone questions will not be accepted.

Point of Contact

    Name:Makara K. Nevils

    Title:Contracting Officer




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