THIS REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) NOTICE is being issued by the Department of the Navy, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD). NSWCPD has a requirement for all activities associated with DDG-51 FLTI (Flight), FLTII, FLTIIA (Legacy, Modernization and New Ship Construction), FLTIII & HED (Hybrid Electric Drive), Modernization and Obsolescence Machinery Control Systems (MCS), Damage/Casualty control Plotting Systems, Fuel Control Systems (FCS) and Integrated Bridge Control system, computer program development, testing, equipment harvesting, and installation for ship construction and Cybersecurity and Information Assurance (IA).Prior to issuing the solicitation, NSWCPD is requesting information in order to make an informed determination regarding procurement strategy. A Cost-Plus-Fixed-Fee, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), Multiple Award Contract (MAC) is anticipated to result from the solicitation. A copy of the DRAFT Statement of Work (SOW) is
attached.SUBMISSION OF RESPONSES: Responses shall include specific details regarding the ability to supports DDG-51 FLTI (Flight), FLTII, FLTIIA (Legacy, Modernization and New Ship Construction), FLTIII & HED (Hybrid Electric Drive), Modernization and Obsolescence Machinery Control Systems (MCS) DDG 51 Class ships, Cybersecurity and Information Assurance (IA), DDG-51 Integrated Bridge Controls (IBS) Systems and Fuel Control System (FCS). Responses shall discuss how you will meet the requirements found in the SOW.Responses are not to exceed Five (5) pages. Responses shall be in electronic format. A cover page for the response shall be included. The cover page shall include the company name, address, CAGE Code, Business Size Status for the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code of this RFI and points of contact (names, email, and telephone numbers) at a minimum. The cover page is not considered in the total page count.NSWCPD will accept only electronic unclassified submission of responses. Responses shall be sent to Scott Ostrow at email@example.com with the subject line " Modernization and Obsolescence Machinery Control Systems Support." All responses shall be unclassified and submitted by no later than 5:00PM on 10 August 2018.This RFI is for market research purposes only and does NOT constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP). This notice shall not be construed as a contract, a promise to contract, or as a commitment of any kind by the Government. The Government is NOT seeking or accepting unsolicited proposals. This RFI Notice is issued solely for conducting market research in accordance with FAR Part 10 and gathering information for planning purposes.Government WILL NOT PAY for any information received in response to this RFI, and the Government will not compensate the respondent for any cost incurred in developing the response to this RFI. The Government will not release any information marked with a proprietary legend received in response to this RFI to any firms, agencies or individuals outside the Government without written permission in accordance with the legend. Please be advised that all submissions become Government property and will not be returned.