INTRODUCTION

Army Contracting Command- Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG), on behalf of Communication and Engineering Command (CECOM) Integrated Logistics Security Command (ILSC) Security Assistance Management Directorate (SAMD), is issuing this sources sought synopsis/ request for information (RFI) as a means of conducting market research to identify potential sources with an interest in, and the available industry technology to, support Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Case EN-B-UFE for the country of Estonia, to provide:
 

ITEM                                                           DESCRIPTION                                           QTY.

GoPro HERO8 Camera
Action Camera                                            P/N: CHDHX-801                                          4

GoPro HERO9 Camera                        Protective with Waterproof
 Action Camera                                     Case P/N: CHDHX-901-XX                                 4

Sony Alpha a7 III Mirrorless                Digital Camera  P/N: ILCE7M3K/B                       4

4G D-Tap Male Connector                  4G D-Tap male connector to DC
                                                           round plug, 50 cm P/N: DC-55-25                          4

Rolux Rl-130s                                        V-Mount 4G Battery 130 Wh
                                                                        P/N: RL-130S                                            4

Sirui Professional
Carbon Fiber Tripod                                       P/N: SR-3203                                             4

Rode Videomic Pro+                               Rycote Lyre Suspension Mount
                                                                   Digital Switches and Built-In
                                                                Rechargeable Battery, P/N: VMP+                    4

Rode Rodelink                                              Radio microphone 
Film-Maker Kit                                            P/N: RORODLNKFMC                                  4
                          

Litra Litrapro Camera                         LED Light for Camera P/N: LP1200                       4 
Light Litra Pro                                                                                                                   

TT Modular 30                                      Camera Pack P/N: TAS7054.332                         4
Camera Pack IRR                                                                                                   

Sirui Video Heads                                             P/N: BCH-20                                            4

SanDisk 64GB                                             Memory Card with SD Adapter 
Max Endurance UHS-I                                 P/N: SDSQQVR-064G-AN6IA                      8
microSDXC                           

GoPro Adventure Kit                               GoPro Adventure Kit P/N: AKTES-001              4

Pelican 1690
Transport Case                                                     P/N: 1690-000-110                               4

Core Mini
Dual Travel Battery Chargers                                  P/N: GPM-X2S                                   4

Sony Rechargeable
Lithium- Ion Battery                                                  P/N: NP-FZ100                                 12

Duo Chargers for
Sony NP-FZ100 Batteries                                         P/N: JDC2013                                   4

Kohler Inverter
Pro Generator                                                P/N: Inverter Pro 2000 C5                            4

Technomad MilPA2
PA Systems                                                          P/N: 472-tno-725                                    4

30W Megaphone
with Siren                                                              P/N: PMP33SL                                       4

SanDisk
Clip Sport Go MP3 Players                           P/N: SDMX30-032G-G46K                            4

Apple iPhone 12 Pro                                       iPhone 12 Pro 256GB                                  4

AmpliVox
Loudspeaker Systems                                           P/N: SW637                                          4

The result(s) of this market research will help determine the method of procurement if a procurement materializes. Based on the response(s) to this sources sought notice/ market research, any eventual procurement may be sole-source, set-aside for small businesses (in full or in part), or procured through full and open competition. Multiple awards may be made. All small business set-aside categories will be considered.

Telephone inquiries will not be accepted or acknowledged, and responses will not receive feedback.

DISCLAIMER

THIS SOURCES SOUGHT/ REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL(S) (RFP) TO BE SUBMITTED. THIS RFI DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A SOLICITATION, AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT TO ISSUE A SOLICITATION; THE GOVERNMENT MAY NOT ISSUE A SOLICITATION, AT ANY POINT. RESPONSES IN ANY FORM ARE NOT OFFERS, AND THE GOVERNMENT IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO AWARD A CONTRACT AS A RESULT OF THIS RFI. THE GOVERNMENT SHALL NOT PAY FOR THE PREPARATION OR SUBMISSION OF RESPONSES TO THIS RFI. ANY INFORMATION SUBMITTED IN RESPONSE TO THIS RFI/ TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION IS STRICTLY VOLUNTARY.

PROGRAM BACKGROUND

CECOM SAMD supports foreign allies who procure Army Standard Configuration aircrafts, avionics equipment, radars, radios, and ancillary support and equipment.

The Government intends to use this Sources Sought/ RFI to assess the state-of-the- art of the technology, product(s), and/ or support that could be applied to meet the requirement(s).

Non-Developmental Item: the item(s) should be a non-developmental item to the maximum extent possible.

Qualification: contractor must be qualified and demonstrate compliance to ISO 9001-2008 certified. Proof of qualification should be addressed in the response.

Maintenance, Inspection and Repair: the Government desires a system with minimal maintenance and inspection requirements at the organizational level. The system should also be easily repairable for deployed units.

ELIGIBILITY

The applicable NAICS codes for this requirement are 333316, 334310, 334112, 33591, 335999, 335312, 334310, and 334220.

Interested vendors must be registered with Central Contractor Registration (CCR) and System for Award Management (SAM).

SUBMISSION DETAILS

Interested vendors should submit a brief capabilities statement package (no more than ten 8.5 X 11 inch pages, font no smaller than 10 point) demonstrating their ability to meet the requirement(s) listed in this sources sought/ RFI Technical Description. Documentation should be in bullet format. No phone or email solicitations with regards to the status of any RFP will be accepted prior to its release.

Your response(s) to this Sources Sought, including any capabilities statement(s), shall be electronically submitted to Contract Specialist Andrew C (Andy) Mitchell, in either Microsoft Word or Portable Document Format (PDF) via email address andrew.c.mitchell1.civ@army.mil not later than 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on 22 Dec 2021; reference synopsis number W91CRB-22-RFI-EN-B-UFE1 in the subject line of e-mail and on all enclosed documents. Information and materials submitted in response to this request WILL NOT be returned. DO NOT SUBMIT CLASSIFIED INFO. OR MATERIAL(S).

Please provide the following: 1) Organization name, address with Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code and Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number, web site address(es), primary point of contact (POC) with email address, telephone number, and type of ownership for the organization; and 2) Tailored capability statement(s) addressing the requirements of this notice, with appropriate documentation supporting claims of organizational and staff capability. If significant subcontracting or teaming is anticipated in order to meet requirements, organizations should address the administrative and management structure of such arrangements.

All data received in response to this Sources Sought that is marked or designated as corporate or proprietary will be fully protected from release(s) outside the Government.

INTRODUCTION

Army Contracting Command- Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG), on behalf of Communication and Engineering Command (CECOM) Integrated Logistics Security Command (ILSC) Security Assistance Management Directorate (SAMD), is issuing this sources sought synopsis/ request for information (RFI) as a means of conducting market research to identify potential sources with an interest in, and the available industry technology to, support Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Case EN-B-UFE for the country of Estonia, to provide:
 

Item

Description

Quantity

GoPro HERO8 Camera

Action Camera

P/N: CHDHX-801

 4

GoPro HERO9 Camera

Action Camera with Protective WaterProof case P/N: CHDHX-901-XX

 4

Sony Alpha a7 III Mirrorless

Digital Camera

P/N: ILCE7M3K/B

 4

4G D-Tap Male Connector

4G D-Tap male connector to DC round plug, 50 cm

P/N: DC-55-25

 4

Rolux Rl-130s

V-Mount 4G Battery 130 Wh P/N: RL-130S

 4

Sirui Professional Carbon Fiber Tripod

P/N: SR-3203

 4

Rode Videomic Pro+

Rycote Lyre Suspension Mount, Digital Switches and

Built-In Rechargeable Battery, P/N: VMP+

 4

Rode Rodelink Film-Maker Kit

Radio microphone

P/N: RORODLNKFMC

 4

Litra Litrapro Camera Light

Litra Pro LED Light for Camera

P/N: LP1200

 4

TT Modular 30 Camera Pack IRR

Camera Pack

P/N: TAS7054.332

 4

Sirui Video Heads

P/N: BCH-20

 4

SanDisk 64GB Max Endurance UHS-I microSDXC Memory Card with SD Adapter

P/N: SDSQQVR-064G-AN6IA

 8

GoPro Adventure Kit

GoPro Adventure Kit

P/N: AKTES-001

 4

Pelican 1690 Transport Case

P/N: 1690-000-110

 4

Core Mini Dual Travel Battery Chargers

P/N: GPM-X2S

 4

Sony Rechargeable Lithium-

Ion Battery

P/N: NP-FZ100

 12

Duo Chargers for Sony NP-FZ100 Batteries

P/N: JDC2013

 4

Kohler Inverter Pro Generator

P/N: Inverter Pro 2000 C5

 4

Technomad MilPA2 PA Systems

P/N: 472-tno-725

 4

30W Megaphone with Siren

P/N: PMP33SL

 4

SanDisk Clip Sport Go MP3

Players

P/N: SDMX30-032G-G46K

 4

Apple iPhone 12 Pro

iPhone 12 Pro 256GB

 4

AmpliVox Loudspeaker Systems

P/N: SW637

 4

The result(s) of this market research will help determine the method of procurement if a procurement materializes. Based on the response(s) to this sources sought notice/ market research, any eventual procurement may be sole-source, set-aside for small businesses (in full or in part), or procured through full and open competition. Multiple awards may be made. All small business set-aside categories will be considered.

Telephone inquiries will not be accepted or acknowledged, and responses will not receive feedback.

DISCLAIMER

THIS SOURCES SOUGHT/ REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) IS FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL(S) (RFP) TO BE SUBMITTED. THIS RFI DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A SOLICITATION, AND SHALL NOT BE CONSTRUED AS A GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT TO ISSUE A SOLICITATION; THE GOVERNMENT MAY NOT ISSUE A SOLICITATION, AT ANY POINT. RESPONSES IN ANY FORM ARE NOT OFFERS, AND THE GOVERNMENT IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO AWARD A CONTRACT AS A RESULT OF THIS RFI. THE GOVERNMENT SHALL NOT PAY FOR THE PREPARATION OR SUBMISSION OF RESPONSES TO THIS RFI. ANY INFORMATION SUBMITTED IN RESPONSE TO THIS RFI/ TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION IS STRICTLY VOLUNTARY.

PROGRAM BACKGROUND

CECOM SAMD supports foreign allies who procure Army Standard Configuration aircrafts, avionics equipment, radars, radios, and ancillary support and equipment.

The Government intends to use this Sources Sought/ RFI to assess the state-of-the- art of the technology, product(s), and/ or support that could be applied to meet the requirement(s).

Non-Developmental Item: the item(s) should be a non-developmental item to the maximum extent possible.

Qualification: contractor must be qualified and demonstrate compliance to ISO 9001-2008 certified. Proof of qualification should be addressed in the response.

Maintenance, Inspection and Repair: the Government desires a system with minimal maintenance and inspection requirements at the organizational level. The system should also be easily repairable for deployed units.

ELIGIBILITY

The applicable NAICS codes for this requirement are 333316, 334310, 334112, 33591, 335999, 335312, 334310, and 334220.

Interested vendors must be registered with Central Contractor Registration (CCR) and System for Award Management (SAM).

SUBMISSION DETAILS

Interested vendors should submit a brief capabilities statement package (no more than ten 8.5 X 11 inch pages, font no smaller than 10 point) demonstrating their ability to meet the requirement(s) listed in this sources sought/ RFI Technical Description. Documentation should be in bullet format. No phone or email solicitations with regards to the status of any RFP will be accepted prior to its release.

Your response(s) to this Sources Sought, including any capabilities statement(s), shall be electronically submitted to Contract Specialist Andrew C (Andy) Mitchell, in either Microsoft Word or Portable Document Format (PDF) via email address andrew.c.mitchell1.civ@army.mil not later than 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on 22 Dec 2021; reference synopsis number W91CRB-22-RFI-EN-B-UFE1 in the subject line of e-mail and on all enclosed documents. Information and materials submitted in response to this request WILL NOT be returned. DO NOT SUBMIT CLASSIFIED INFO. OR MATERIAL(S).

Please provide the following: 1) Organization name, address with Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE) Code and Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number, web site address(es), primary point of contact (POC) with email address, telephone number, and type of ownership for the organization; and 2) Tailored capability statement(s) addressing the requirements of this notice, with appropriate documentation supporting claims of organizational and staff capability. If significant subcontracting or teaming is anticipated in order to meet requirements, organizations should address the administrative and management structure of such arrangements.

All data received in response to this Sources Sought that is marked or designated as corporate or proprietary will be fully protected from release(s) outside the Government.