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Defense Installation Spatial Data Infrastructure (DISDI) Program Support

Solicitation Number: HQ003414R0054
Agency: Other Defense Agencies
Office: Washington Headquarters Services
Location: WHS, Acquisition Directorate
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Sources Sought
Added: Jan 22, 2014 9:24 am

The Washington Headquarters Services/Acquisition Directorate (WHS/AD) is seeking sources doing business in North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code 541512 - Computer Systems Design Services in assisting the Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Installations and Environment (ODUSD (I&E)), Business Enterprise Integration (BEI) Directorate. The objective of this source sought is to find potential sources that provide geospatial mapping and analytic capabilities to DoD staff, specifically focused on I&E functions but also supporting Personnel & Readiness, Reserve Affairs, Legislative Affairs, and Policy. Responses from all qualified and experienced sources including small businesses, 8(a) small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, HUBZone small businesses, and Women-owned small businesses are encouraged to respond to the Notice.

DISDI Program technical support functions include data and systems architecture configuration management in alignment with the National System for Geospatial-Intelligence and the DoD Business Enterprise Architecture, web development, business process re-engineering support, development of requirements for geospatial information & services, oversight of the Spatial Data Standards for Facilities, Infrastructure, and Environment (SDSFIE) and its implementation, oversight of the SDSFIE Metadata Foundation profile (SMF) and its implementation, advanced geospatial analysis and product development, database and data catalog management, and imagery and elevation data requirements development and data dissemination.
The ideal provider must demonstrate depth of experience with implementing SDSFIE as well as geospatial metadata. The potential sources should have specific depth of knowledge of the standards listed in the registry of the National System for Geospatial Intelligence (NSG Standards Registry), specifically the applicable geospatial data standards issued by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Technical Committee 211 (TC 211) such as ISO 19109, 19113, 19114, 19115, 19139, ISO 19157, and standards issued by the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc. (OGC) such as Geography Markup Language (GML) and CityGML. In addition to proficiency with all MS Office software, the potential sources must demonstrate high proficiency with commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) GIS software (e.g. ESRI ArcGIS, ERDAS Imagine) as well as a demonstrated ability to develop customized code using the ESRI ArcGIS 10.x software package (typically using Python and Visual Basic). The potential sources should also be proficient with open source and Government developed software which is commonly used to develop and test data schemas, develop standards and provide testing or validation of schema compliance (e.g. XMLspy, Rational Rose or similar UML and XML encoding tools, Enterprise Architect, MS SQL, MySQL, Python, etc.)
The capabilities' statement should include recent and relevant contracts (last 3 years), including the dollar value, period of performance, and scope of the work.

Please respond to the contact listed below with no more than three pages explaining in detail the magnitude of your experience in the above referenced subject matter areas. Interested sources should submit their response via email to Sources should include their business address, point of contact, cage code, DUNs number and small business status (for example, HubZone or Small Disabled Veteran Owned). The submission is due NLT 3:00 PM EDT on February 7, 2014. THE GOVERNMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO NOT CONSIDER CAPABILITY STATEMENTS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DATE.

This Notice will be placed concurrently with GSA e-Buy.

Disclaimer: This request for information is for market research purposes only. This is not a solicitation.


1225 South Clark Street
Suite 1202

Arlington, Virginia 22202-4371
United States
Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Installations and Environment)/BEI
3400 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3400
Army Geospatial Center, Imagery Office
Fort Belvoir, VA
Washington D.C, Washington 20301-3400
United States
Susie M. Lee,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 7035459004
James L. Colachis,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 703-545-8997