NSN: 2925-01-615-8562, Vibrator Ignition C
The purpose of this Sources Sought Notice is to conduct market research and to gauge potential interest in this anticipated acquisition. The Government seeks information that will be used as part of an analysis to determine if responsible sources exist, other than Unison Industries, to designate this effort as a competitive acquisition. Currently the approved sole source is Unison Industries CAGE 59501.
The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Aviation is seeking a holistic, performance based support solution to improve the availability of Unison manufactured aerospace products via the Captains of Industry (COI)/Supplier Capability Contract (SCC) initiative. A performance based supply chain management and logistics support solution is being sought for products manufactured by Unison. This could include repairable and consumable material end items and support to weapons system maintenance to include both material and services, including potential repair or remanufacturing of repairables for Unison manufactured items only.
The logistics solution being sought is a comprehensive and complete supply chain management program to support Unison manufactured aircraft products. Unison aircraft components pose significant engineering, technical, diminishing manufacturing sources and raw material acquisition challenges. DLA has determined that real-time access to the engineering expertise, technical data and understanding of the manufacturing processes offered by the OEM is essential to successfully provide supply support for the maintenance of these products
THIS SOURCES SOUGHT IS FOR INFOMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL. IT DOES NOT CONSTITUE A SOLICITATION AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A COMMITMENT BY THE GOVERNMENT. RESPONSES IN ANY FORM ARE NOT OFFERS AND THE GOVERNMENT IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO AWARD A CONTRACT AS A RESULT OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. NO FUNDS ARE AVAILABLE TO PAY FOR PREPARATION OF RESPONSES TO THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. ANY INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY RESPONDENTS TO THIS TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION IS STRICTLTY VOLUNTARY.
Interested parties who consider themselves qualified to provide the requirement described above are invited to submit a response to this Sources Sought Notice by November 2, 2020. All responses under this Sources Sought Notice MUST be provided to the email address listed below.
Contracting Office Address:
8000 Jefferson Davis Highway
Richmond, Virginia 23297-5000
Primary Point of Contact:
804 279 3399