Combined Synopsis/ Solicitation: 80NSSC18Q0544

NASA/NSSC has a requirement for EllipTool Software Tools by Elliptical Engineering, Inc.

NASA/NSSC intends to issue a sole source contract to Elliptical Engineering, Inc., 110 E Montgomery St, Baltimore, MD 21230-3924 under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i). It has been determined that Elliptical Engineering, Inc. is the sole provider of EllipTool Software Tools.

NASA/NSSC will be the procuring center for this effort. Performance will be located at NASA/Headquarters (HQ), Ames Research Center (ARC), Glenn Research Center (GRC), Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Johnson Space Center (JSC), Kennedy Space Center (KSC), Langley Research Center (LaRC), and Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC)

The proposed contract will have a period of performance one year. Delivery is FOB Destination.

This notice is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.

This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; offers are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. This solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-96. The Government intends to acquire commercial items and services using the provisions, clauses and procedures prescribed in FAR Part 12 and FAR Part 13.

The NAICS Code for this procurement is 511210.

Any award from this RFQ shall require the potential vendor to be certified within the System for Award Management System (SAM) and completion of Reps and Certs in the SAM system prior to award at

This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotations; however, all quotations/responses received by June 18, 2018 by 4:00 pm CT will be considered by the government. 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. Any quotation/response should be emailed, and copy

All contractual and technical questions must be in writing (e-mail) no later than June 15, 2018 by 4:00 pm CT. Telephone questions will not be accepted.

The following clauses and provisions are applicable to this combined synopsis/solicitation: 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors; 52.212-3 Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items; 52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items; 52-212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at .

The FAR may be obtained via the Internet at URL:

The NFS may be obtained via the Internet at URL:

Offerors must include completed copies of the provision at 52.212-3 Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items with their offer. These representations and certifications will be incorporated by reference in any resultant contract.

See Attached RFQ with Statement of Work and Terms and Conditions.


RFQ (Statement of Work, Provisions, and Terms and Conditions)

JOFOC Redacted

Contracting Office Address:

NASA Shared Services Center, Jerry Hlass Rd. Stennis Space Center, MS 39529

Point of Contact:

Name: Nathan Carver

Title: Contract Officer

Phone: 228-813-6412

Fax: 228-813-6493


Name: Taylor J Dufrene

Title: Procurement Specialist

Phone: 228-813-6605

Fax: 228-813-6493



Deadline: Monday, June 18, 2018

Date Published: Friday, June 15, 2018

Date Updated: Friday, June 15, 2018


Nathan Carver

NASA Shared Services Center (NSSC), Building 1111, Jerry Hlass Road, Stennis Space Center, Mississippi 39529

(601) .81-3.64 x12

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