Power and Data Enabled Rail

expired opportunity(Expired)
From: Federal Government(Federal)
started - 22 Jul, 2022 (2 months ago)

Start Date

22 Jul, 2022 (2 months ago)
due - 22 Jul, 2022 (2 months ago)

Due Date

22 Aug, 2022 (1 month ago)
Bid Notification

Opportunity Type

Bid Notification
W15QKN-22-X-0PR2

Opportunity Identifier

W15QKN-22-X-0PR2
DEPT OF DEFENSE

Customer / Agency

DEPT OF DEFENSE

Location

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The U.S. Army, Army Contracting Command-New Jersey at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000 is conducting a market survey / sources sought notice on behalf of Project Manager Soldier Lethality (PMSL) for a Power and Data Enabled accessory rail for small arm weapons. The purpose of this market research is to identify industry’s capability to develop, manufacture and deliver a Power and Data Enabled rail that provides transmission of power and data using a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compliant communication protocol to/from/between weapon rail mounted accessory devices across all sides of a weapon including, but not limited to, sighting systems, pointing systems, illumination systems, and fire control systems. The Power and Data Enabled rail should allow power and data to be conveyed within the mounting geometries of weapons managed by PMSL. The Power and Data Enabled rail should allow for utilization of centralized power and data transmission between interconnected electronic devices. SUBMISSION INFORMATION: Interested companies who believe they are capable of providing a Power and Data Enabled Rail are invited to indicate their interest by providing the Government a brief summary (i.e. no more than 5 pages -- not counting prior contract history) of their company’s capabilities, facilities, personnel and past manufacturing experience (if applicable). Companies are invited to indicate their capabilities by providing specifications, brochures, manuals, reports, demonstration video and other technical data as well as identification of current customers. A TECHNICAL DATA PACKAGE (TDP) WILL NOT BE PROVIDED IN SUPPORT OF THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. Please identify the subject of your response as, “Power and Data Enabled Rail”. Vendor Questionnaire: The purpose of this questionnaire is to obtain information from industry to assist in the market research. Companies are invited to indicate their interest and capability to satisfy the above requirements by identifying the following items: 1. Company Name 2. Company Address 3. Company Website 4. CAGE code 5. Company point of contact and phone number 6. Provide submission information 7. Major partners or Suppliers 8. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this effort is 332994 with a small business size standard of 1,000 employees. Based on this information is your business considered a small business? 9. Type of Business (Small Business, Large Business, 8a Small Business, Hub zone Small Business, or Service Disabled Veteran Small Business) and Number of Employees. 10. Commerciality: (a) ( ) Our product as described above, has been sold, leased or licensed to the general public. (b) ( ) Our product as described above has been sold in substantial quantities, on a competitive basis to multiple state and local government. The development of the product was done exclusively at private expense. (c) ( ) None of the above applies. Explain: 11. Location where primary work will be performed (if more than one location, please indicate the percentage for each location). 12. Identify manufacturing (if applicable), managing and engineering experience of like items of equal or greater complexity. 13. Identify existing facilities, equipment and workforce (identify what percentage would be supporting this new effort and what additional resources would be required). 14. Identify lead-time, including supplier/design qualification efforts and production ramp up time, to meet full capability for production and sustainment. 15. Please provide rough indication of pricing and any pricing data. 16. Please provide any additional comments. DISCLAIMER: This market survey / sources sought notice is for information only and shall not be construed as a request for a proposal or as an obligation on the part of the U.S. Government. The U.S. Government does not intend to award a contract on the basis of this market survey / sources sought notice or otherwise pay for information solicited. Any hardcopy information provided will not be returned. NO TELEPHONE INQUIRES WILL BE ACCEPTED. The Government will accept written questions by email. The information collected from this market survey / sources sought notice may be used to support any follow on acquisitions. All data received in response to this market survey / sources sought notice that is marked or designated as corporate or proprietary will be fully protected from any release outside the Government. If a formal solicitation is generated at a later date, a solicitation notice will be published and more detailed technical requirements will be provided. Respondents will not be notified of the results of this market survey / sources sought notice. All responsible, interested offerors are encouraged to submit their capabilities/qualification data and any pertinent information in hard copy or via email, within 30 calendar days to: connor.a.struckmeyer.civ@army.mil and kevin.p.puma.civ@army.mil Product Service Code:- NAICS Code:- 332994 - Small Arms, Ordnance, and Ordnance Accessories Manufacturing Primary point of contact:- Connor A. Struckmeyer connor.a.struckmeyer.civ@army.mil Secondary point of contact:- Kevin Puma kevin.p.puma.civ@army.mil

Dates

Start Date

22 Jul, 2022 (2 months ago)

Due Date

22 Aug, 2022 (1 month ago)

Location

Country : USA