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Solicitation Number: N0016412RJN25
Agency: Department of the Navy
Office: Naval Sea Systems Command
Location: NSWC Crane Division
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This solicitation is being posted to both the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) page located at and the Navy Electronic Commerce on Line (NECO) site located at While it is understood that FBO is the single point of entry for posting of synopsis and solicitations to the internet, NECO is the alternative in case FBO is unavailable. Please feel free to use either site to access information posted by NSWC Crane.

The Government intends to procure Combat Assault Rifles (CAR) and Enhanced Grenade Launcher Modules (EGLM). The weapon systems consist of MK16 Mod 0 (CAR-L), MK17 Mod 0 (CAR-H), MK20 Mod 0 (SSR), MK13 Mod 0 (40mm EGLM), PPL and engineering services.

The requirements are in accordance with a government statement of work and technical product specifications. These items have been determined to be non-commercial and intended to fulfill a sustainment of modular weapons.

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code for this procurement is 332994. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division intends to enter into a Firm Fixed Price, IDIQ (5-year) type contract. The contract will be F.O.B. Destination with Inspection and Acceptance by DCMA Northern Europe. This anticipated procurement will be solicited on a sole source basis with FN Herstal SA, Rue Voie De Liege 33, 4040 Herstal, Belgium, CAGE: N0017, in accordance with FAR 6.302-1 only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements.

When using the sole source authority at 6.302-1, all responsible sources may submit a capability statement, proposal or quotation which shall be considered by the agency. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed contract based upon responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government. Information received will normally be considered solely for the purpose of determining whether to conduct a competitive procurement.

In accordance with FAR 4.1201, prospective contractors shall also complete electronic annual representations and certifications via the Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) website at in conjunction with required registration in the CCR database.

To be eligible for award, contractors must be properly registered in the Governments Central Contractor Registration (CCR).

Offerors may obtain information on CCR registration and annual confirmation requirements by calling 1-888-227-2423, or via the Internet @ The Government anticipates to issue a solicitation on or around 06 February 2012.

All changes to the requirement that occur prior to the closing date will be posted to FedBizOpps and NECO for amendments that may be issued to the solicitation. For changes made after the closing date, only those offerors that provide a proposal will be provided any changes/amendments and considered for future discussions and/or award. No hard copies of the solicitation will be mailed. Interested sources must download from the www site listed.

The government point of contact is Mr.

Joel Roberson, Code CXMLNR, at telephone 812-854-3902, fax 812-854-5095 or e-mail All responsible sources may submit a proposal, which shall be considered. Reference the above solicitation number when responding to this notice.

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Posted Date:
December 9, 2011
N00164 NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER, INDIANA 300 Highway 361, Building 64 Crane, IN
Mr. Joel Roberson 812-854-3902 Mr. Joel Roberson, 812-854-3902