SPRRA1-21-Q-0002 – Sources Sought – SUPPORT ASSY-THRUST BEARING, AFT ROTOR SHAFT

Sep 17, 2020 | Sources Sought

Class Code: 16

NAICS Code: 336413

Subject: SUPPORT ASSY-THRUST BEARING, AFT ROTOR SHAFT, See the first paragraph of this Government requirement for the

person to contact.

Solicitation Number: SPRA1-21-Q-0002

Set Aside Code: N/A

Response Date: (MM) (DD) (YYYY) 3 days

Place of Performance: (____ )

THERE IS NO SOLICITATION AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME. REQUEST FOR A SOLICITATION WILL NOT RECEIVE A

RESPONSE

This Sources Sought Synopsis (SSS) is in support of Market Research being conducted by the Defense

Logistics Agency to identify potential manufacturing/supply sources, and if future efforts can be competitive

or Set Aside for Small Business. The proposed North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS)

Code is 336413 which has a corresponding Size Standard of 1250 employees. This SSS is to notify

companies that the Defense Logistics Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is seeking qualified sources for

the acquisition of a SUPPORT ASSY-THRUST BEARING, AFT ROTOR SHAFT, NSN: 1615-01-1193362

Part Number: 145D3306-5 in support of the CH-47 Chinook weapon system.

The Government does not have adequate data, lacks rights to data, or both needed to purchase this part

from additional sources. As a result, this acquisition is currently being procured under Federal Acquisition

Regulation (FAR) 6.302- 1(a)(1) having only a limited number of responsible sources. The Government is

interested in all businesses to include 8(a), small business and small disadvantaged business, Service-

Disabled Veteran-Owned, Hubzone, and Women-Owned small business concerns. All contractors must

meet prequalification requirements in order to be registered as a potential source. Firms that possess the

ability and can produce the required item(s) described above are encouraged to identify themselves.

Contractors are encouraged to seek source approval in order to compete for future solicitations by accessing

the website: https://amcomdmz.redstone.army.mil/casl_cmo/casldba.casl_cmo_samsar then click on

AMCOM Spare Parts Manufacturer or Distributor SAR. The contractor shall be capable of successfully

performing and complying with any and all special requirements in accordance with the terms and conditions

set forth in the solicitation annotated above, at the unit prices established at time of a contract award. The

contractor will be responsible for recurring and nonrecurring engineering services associated with becoming

a qualified source. The contractor will also be responsible for all aspects of the manufacturing/production

process, including but not limited to: supply chain management, logistics, forecasting of parts, long-lead

parts procurement, material forecasting, obsolescence issues and final delivery of assets as well as any and

all additional costs incurred resulting from contract performance.

DISCLAIMER: THIS SSS IS ISSUED SOLELY FOR INFORMATIONAL AND PLANNING PURPOSES. IT

DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A SOLICITATION (REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL OR REQUEST FOR

QUOTATION) OR A PROMISE TO ISSUE A SOLICITATION IN THE FUTURE 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 STRICTLY VOLUNTARY.

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