Accessibility Information

Users of assistive technologies such as screen readers should use the following link to activate Accessibility Mode before continuing: Learn more and Activate accessibility mode.

Ordinance Handling Equipment (OHE) Inspection, Testing and Re-Certification Requirements

Solicitation Number: N40442-12-R-6001
Agency: Department of the Navy
Office: Military Sealift Command
Location: MSC Norfolk
  • Print
Sources Sought
Added: Nov 22, 2011 1:53 pm
Source Sought #: N40442-12-R-6001
Procurement Type: Sources Sought Notice
Title: Ordinance Handling Equipment (OHE) Inspection, Testing and Re-Certification Requirements

Department of the Navy, Military Sealift Fleet Support Command (MSFSC), is seeking potential sources to perform Ordnance Handling Equipment (OHE) services.
This is for MARKET RESEARCH ONLY and does not necessarily constitute an emerging requirement. THIS IS A SOURCES SOUGHT NOTICE ONLY. This is not a solicitation or request for proposal and no contract or purchase order will be awarded from this notice. There is no solicitation available at this time.
Military Sealift Fleet Support Command (MSFSC) is seeking eligible businesses to perform OHE testing and re-certifications for its assigned ships and activities for following OHE:

NSN Mark/Mod Nomenclature
9C 1450-00-250-8853 MK 1 Mod 1 Strongback
9C 1450-00-250-8835 MK 100 Mod 1 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8836 MK 100 Mod 2 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8837 MK 101 Mod 0 Sling, Mine
9C 1450-00-250-8838 MK 102 Mod 2 Sling, Torpedo
9C 1450-00-250-8839 MK 105 Mod 0 Sling, Hoisting (Pendant Assembly)
9C 1450-00-250-8840 MK 105 Mod 0 Sling, Hoisting (Orange)
9C 1450-00-250-8841 MK 105 Mod 0 Sling, Hoisting (Green)
9C 1450-00-250-8842 MK 109 Mod 1 Sling, Container Lifting
9C 1450-00-250-8843 MK 123 Mod 0 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8844 MK 133 Mod 1 Sling, Double Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8845 MK 134 Mod 1 Sling, Double Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8846 MK 138 Mod 0 Sling
9C 1450-00-250-8847 MK 141 Mod 0 Sling, Battery
9C 1450-00-250-8848 MK 142 Mod 0 Sling, Forklift Truck
9C 1450-00-250-8849 MK 152 Mod 0 Sling, Container Lifting
9C 1450-00-250-8850 MK 156 Mod 0 Sling, Weapons Handling
9C 1450-00-250-8859 MK 156 Mod 0 Adapter end lift
9C 1450-00-250-8851 MK 158 Mod 0 Sling
9C 1450-00-250-8852 MK 160 Mod 1 Adapter, Hand-lift Truck
9C 1450-00-250-8823 MK 20 Mod 0 Hoister Assembly, Cargo
9C 1450-00-250-8854 MK 3 Mod 0 Strongback, Horizontal Transfer Assembly
9C 1450-00-250-8855 MK 3 Mod 1 Strongback, Horizontal Transfer Assembly
9C 1450-00-250-8857 MK 45 Mod 2 Truck, Hand-lift
9C 1450-00-250-8856 MK 5 Mod 1 Strongback
NSN Mark/Mod Nomenclature
9C 1450-00-250-8824 MK 51 Mod 1 Carrier, Weapons
9C 1450-00-250-8858 MK 51 Mod 1 Connector
9C 1450-00-250-8825 MK 70 Mod 2 Sling, Pallet Hoisting
9C 1450-00-250-8826 MK 85 Mod 0 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8827 MK 85 Mod 1 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8828 MK 86 Mod 0 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8829 MK 86 Mod 1 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8830 MK 87 Mod 0 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8831 MK 87 Mod 1 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8822 MK 91 Mod 0 Adapter, Hook
9C 1450-00-250-8832 MK 92 Mod 0 Sling, Hoisting
9C 1450-00-250-8833 MK 93 Mod 0 Sling, Pallet
9C 1450-00-250-8834 MK 99 Mod 0 Sling, Weapons Handling

The Contractor shall be certified by the Naval Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation (PHS&T) Division, a detachment of NSWC Indian Head, to perform all required tests and inspections.
The Contractor shall comply with the re-certification procedures established in the following applicable references:

The Contractor shall upon completion of all tests, inspections and tagging, complete all required documentation and shall provide the re- certification documentation to MSFSC's Activity Commanding Officer (or his/her designated representative) and a copy to MSFSC's MHE/OHE Program Manager within one week after completion. Previously signed electronic copies are acceptable in .pdf format.
The Contractor shall submit condition reports for any OHE which failed re-certification with a recommendation for further disposition.
The contractor and all subcontractors regardless of tier must consult the general technical requirements (GTR) to determine applicability.
Sources may be large or small business concerns.
The appropriate NAICS Code is 811310 and size standard is $7.0M. Again, THIS IS NOT A REQUEST FOR QUOTE OR PROPOSAL. This is a market research tool used to determine the availability and adequacy of potential business sources prior to determining the method of acquisition and issuance of an award. The Government is not obligated to and will not pay for any information received from potential sources as a result of this synopsis.
It is requested that interested businesses submit a brief capabilities package demonstrating ability to provide the requested services.
Submission of a capabilities package is not a prerequisite to any potential future offerings, but participation will assist the Government in tailoring requirement to be consistent with industry.
This document shall address, as a minimum the following:
(a) Company profile to include number of employees, office location(s), DUNS number, and CAGE Code
(b) Point of contact, telephone number, fax number, address, and email address (if available)
Vendors shall be registered in the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) and Online Representations & Certifications (ORCA).
RESPONSES ARE DUE on Wednesday, December 14, 2011 by 2:00 PM Eastern Standard Time. Responses shall be sent via email to the following address: Questions or comments regarding this notice may be addressed to David Foster at the above email address or via phone at 757-443-5953.


Please consult the list of document viewers if you cannot open a file.

Sources Sought Notice

Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Sources Sought Notice
Posted Date:
November 22, 2011
Description: Sources Sought OHE Certification
Building SP-64
471 East C Street

Norfolk, Virginia 23511
United States
David G. Foster
Phone: 757-443-5953
Fax: 757-443-5982