NASA Barge Pegasus Drydocking

Agency: Department of the Army
State: Pennsylvania
Type of Government: Federal
FSC Category:
  • 19 - Ships, Small Craft, Pontoons, and Floating Docks
NAICS Category:
  • 336611 - Ship Building and Repairing
Posted Date: Sep 18, 2017
Due Date: Sep 29, 2017
Solicitation No: W912BU-3192_NASA_Barge_Pegasus
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Added: Sep 16, 2017 3:22 pm Modified: Sep 18, 2017 4:18 pm Track Changes
USACE Philadelphia

1. Action Code: Sources Sought
2. Subject: Procurement of Labor and Materials for Repair of NASA Barge PEGASUS
3. RFI No.: W912BU-3192 NASA Barge Pegasus
4. Set Aside: N/A
5. Response date: 29 Sep 17 12:00 PM EST
6. Performance Start Approx - January 2018
7. Description:

This is a Sources Sought Notice and is for INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY. This IS NOT a request for proposals, quotations, or bids. Responses to this request will not be returned. Not responding to this sources sought does not preclude participation in any future and potential solicitation. It is the intent of the USACE Philadelphia to use this information for market research purposes only. The survey is being conducted to determine the interest of industry within NAICS code 336611, and to establish that there are adequate large and/or small business contractors for providing the marine work described below. The Government WILL NOT pay for the provision of any information, nor will it compensate any respondents for the development of any such information. If a formal solicitation is released, it will be via Federal Business Opportunities (

The Marine Design Center of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers intends to procure drydocking, maintenance, repair and completing of required ABS Surveys for the NASA Barge PEGASUS.

The PEGASUS is a 310' long by 50' beam by 15' depth sea-going barge owned by NASA for the purpose of transporting rockets and rocket components from manufacturing location to test location to launch location. The approximate weight is 1,400 long tons and the draft is approximately 8'.

The Contractor shall provide all labor and materials required to perform the following:

? Drydocking
? Empty/Clean/Gas Free Ballast Tanks
? Gas Free Void Spaces
? Replace Grey Water OVBD Discharge Valve Actuator
? Powerwash Exterior/Renew Antifouling Coating & Raise Antifouling Paint Line
? Clean Seachest/Keel Coolers
? Inspect/Replace ~50% Hull Anodes (42)
? Add ballast control shutdown switch
? Add gray water tank level indicator/high level alarm & inline pump
? Modify the railings in way of the 6 WT doors for clearance
? Make minor modifications to the Electrical System
? Audio Gaging/Steel Repairs as required
? ABS Dry Dock Survey
? ABS Intermediate Hull Survey #5

The Government is issuing this Request for Information (RFI) to identify resources available to perform the above work.

All interested business concerns for this requirement may submit the following:

Company name
DUNS number
Type of business concern (small business, large business, etc.)
Years in business
Statement of capability and qualifications of the organization to perform the requirement
List of similar projects worked on over the past 5 years and services provided on those projects.

The North American Classification System (NAICS) code for this acquisition is #336611.


Notice to potential contractors: All offerors who provide goods or services to the Federal Government must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) located on the website . Additionally, all Service Disabled/Veterans Owned Business or Veterans Owned Small Business must be registered with the Department of Veterans Affairs Center of Veterans Enterprise Vet Biz Registry located at .

Responses should be submitted electronically via e-mail to:

Dillon Lucas
Contract Specialist
Office Phone: (215) 656-6915

All responses shall be received on or before 29 September 2017, 12:00 PM EDT.

Contracting Office Address :
100 Penn Square East
Wanamaker Bldg (RM 643)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-3390
United States
Primary Point of Contact. :
Dillon M. Lucas,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 2156566915
Secondary Point of Contact :
Michael J. Hunter,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 2156566774

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