The Naval Surface Warfare Center Port Hueneme Division White Sands Department (NSWC PHD W Dept.) intends to issue a solicitation for the design, manufacture and delivery of Short/Medium Range Sub-Orbital Vehicle (SSOV) configurations and will include provision of ground test hardware, special test equipment, materials and required engineering support. These vehicles are required to meet the emergent needs of various programs including, but not limited to: Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR), Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (Aegis BMD), Maritime Missile Defense (MTMD), Sea Based Terminal (SBT), Fleet Training, RailGun, Hyper Velocity Projectile, Foreign Military Sales (FMS) and other programs needing rocket-based vehicles. Please refer to the attached Statement of Work for a detailed description of this effort.
Based on market research results, the Government has determined that this requirement will be solicited under the provisions of FAR 6.203 set-asides for small business concerns under NAICS 336414 pursuant to the policies and procedures of FAR Part 15, Contracting by Negotiation. All responsible sources may submit a proposal that the agency shall consider.
Disclaimer: This presolicitation notice is for information purposes only and shall not be construed as a commitment by the Government to solicit contractual offers or award contracts. The Government is not soliciting, nor will it accept, proposals as a result of this synopsis. If a competitive solicitation is issued in the future, it will be announced via sam.gov and interested parties must comply with that announcement. The Government will not reimburse respondents for any questions submitted or information provided as a result of this notice. This is not a solicitation or a promise to issue a solicitation, and this information is subject to modification and in no way binds the Government to award a contract. Drawings, Technical Data Package, and any additional documents will be provided during the Request for Proposals phase.