Navy Fleece Material

expired opportunity(Expired)
From: Federal Government(Federal)
started - 27 Sep, 2022 (2 months ago)

Start Date

27 Sep, 2022 (2 months ago)
due - 27 Sep, 2022 (2 months ago)

Due Date

14 Oct, 2022 (1 month ago)
Bid Notification

Opportunity Type

Bid Notification
22_002

Opportunity Identifier

22_002
DEPT OF DEFENSE

Customer / Agency

DEPT OF DEFENSE
Natick ,
 MA  01760  USA

Location

Natick , MA 01760 USA
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Contract Opportunity General Information Classification Description Attachments/Links Contact Information History Award Notices Follow Navy Fleece Material Active Contract Opportunity Notice ID 22_002 Related Notice Department/Ind. Agency DEPT OF DEFENSE Sub-tier DEPT OF THE NAVY Major Command NAVSUP Sub Command NAVSUP OTHER HCA Office NAVY EXCHANGE SERVICE COMMAND Looking for contract opportunity help? (opens in new window)Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) are an official government contracting resource for small businesses. Find your local PTAC (opens in new window) for free government expertise related to contract opportunities. General Information Contract Opportunity Type: Sources Sought (Updated)All Dates/Times are: (UTC-04:00) EASTERN STANDARD TIME, NEW YORK, USA Updated Published Date: Sep 27, 2022 05:12 pm EDT Original Published Date: Sep 27, 2022 09:36 am EDTUpdated Response Date: Oct 14, 2022 03:00 pm EDT Original Response Date: Oct 14, 2022 03:00 pm EDTInactive Policy: 15 days after response date Updated Inactive Date: Original Inactive Date: Initiative: None Classification Original Set Aside: Product Service Code: NAICS Code: 31324 - Knit Fabric MillsPlace of Performance: Natick , MA 01760 USA DescriptionRequest for Information– Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility Fleece Fabric for Navy Parka Liner Jacket The Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility (NCTRF) is conducting a market survey to determine the availability of black low pile velour fleece fabrics for use as the basic material as part of a layering system and as a stand-alone jacket (See Figure 1). As a liner, the fleece will be used as a zip-in liner for the US Navy Utility and Dress Parkas and shall be compatible with the laminated outer shell Parka, adding warmth and comfort. The layered system is designed to provide environmental protection to Sailors ashore operating in temperate, wet cold (20°F to 39°F) and dry cold (-4°F to 19°F) weather conditions. When worn as a standalone jacket, the fleece shall keep the wearer warm and provide protection against wind and light precipitation. The fabric should be capable of meeting or exceeding the performance attributes outlined in Table I. Performance Attributes. The most promising fabrics will be down selected and subjected to physical property testing. Successful fabrics may be used in future uniform procurements. Interested Parties: To respond to this request for information (RFI), interested parties are REQUIRED to submit the following to enable NCTRF to conduct physical property testing and determine suitability for end use: A cover sheet that identifies the interested party, their cage code, their business size under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), their technical point of contact (TPOC), and contact information (email and phone number) for the TPOC. Material Submission A minimum of 5 yards full width material. A material description, to include: identification of fiber content (fiber percentage), yarn structure (yarns per inch and ply), material structure, performance characteristics, color capabilities, dye application method (e.g., pieced dyed), width of finished material, production lead time, production locations (fiber, yarn, weaving and finishing). Complete disclosure of chemical treatment for topical finishes, applicable Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and documentation for Berry Amendment (10 USC 4862a) compliance is required. Technical data sheet(s) and applicable test reports for the material properties listed in Table I. Anticipated lead-time to deliver yardage. An estimated cost per yard (specify width of material), which may be broken down by quantity reflecting economies of scale. Country of Origin of material Information which certifies that the finished product is composed of materials which have been safely used commercially or provide sufficient toxicity data to show compatibility with prolonged, direct skin contact. The finished cloth shall not present a dermal health hazard when used as intended. Required documentation and fabric yardage shall be submitted to NCTRF no later than COB 14 OCTOBER 2022, Information will be handled as proprietary, and samples will not be returned. Contact Information: Please submit responses to this RFI to Kelly Fratelli, Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility, 10 General Greene Ave, Bldg. 86, Natick, MA 01760-5019, 508-206-2762, kelly.a.fratelli.civ@us.navy.mil . This notice is for market survey purposes only. THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION OR REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS. No solicitation document exists. See attachment for Table I Attachments/LinksDownload All Attachments/Links Attachments DocumentFile SizeAccessUpdated DateNavy Fleece Material RFI 26SEP22.pdf (opens in new window)505 KB PublicSep 27, 2022Navy Fleece Material RFI 26SEP22.pdf 478 KB PublicSep 27, 2022file uploadsContact Information Contracting Office Address 3280 VIRGINIA BEACH BOULEVARD VIRGINIA BEACH , VA 23452 USA Primary Point of Contact Kelly Fratelli kelly.a.fratelli.civ@us.navy.mil Phone Number 5082062762 Secondary Point of Contact Chris Diaz chris.m.diaz.civ@us.navy.mil Phone Number 5082062750 HistorySep 27, 2022 05:12 pm EDTSources Sought (Updated)Sep 27, 2022 09:40 am EDTSources Sought (Updated)Sep 27, 2022 09:36 am EDTSources Sought (Original)

Dates

Start Date

27 Sep, 2022 (2 months ago)

Due Date

14 Oct, 2022 (1 month ago)

Location

Country : United StatesState : Massachusetts