Multiple NETOPS Small Business Primes confirm the Air Force has scheduled a Program Kick-off for the MITS week in Montgomery, to be held at Gunter Annex on Thursday, May 21st.
The annual AFCEA Montgomery IT Symposium is scheduled for May 18-20 in downtown Montgomery.
NETCENTSII.com has confirmed with NETCENTSII NETOPS Small Business Primes that they've been notified the recent Agency Level protest has been resolved. The stay of the NETOPS SB contract has been lifted according to three sources. A kick-off conference is being scheduled.
According to reports, a protest has been filed on the NETCENTS-2 NETOPS Small Business contract today. The protest was filed within the five day period following completion of debriefs; all contracts actions are suspended.
No further details are known.
Air Force awards Application Services contracts to 20 of the 21 offerors who submitted bids.
According to the Defense.gov site:
- Accenture Federal Services, Arlington, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0001);
- BAE Systems Engineering, McLean Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0002);
- Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0003);
- Computer Sciences Corp., Falls Church Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0004);
- Dynamics Research Corp., Andover, Massachusetts (FA8732-15-D-0005);
- Harris IT Services Corp., Herndon, Virginia (FA8732-13-D-0005);
- Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services, Herndon, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0006);
- ManTech Systems Engineering Corp., Fairfax, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0007);
- Vencore, Reston, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0008);
- Leidos, Reston, Virginia (FA8732-15-D-0009)
were added to the $960,000,000 multiple award, indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract awarded on July 29, 2013 for Network-Centric Solutions2 (NETCENTSII) Application Services. This totals 20 awarded ID/IQ contracts under NETCENTSII Application Services full and open. The contract is expected to be complete by April 1, 2025.
This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with 21 offers received. Fiscal year 2013, 2014 and 2015 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of $2,500 are being obligated to each contractor at the time of award. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Maxwell Air Force Base-Gunter Annex, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Contracts Awards were announced July 22nd for Lockheed Martin Corp., Jacobs Technology, SRA International, L-3 National Security Solutions, Raytheon, InfoReliance Corp., CACI-ISS, Inc., Northrop Grumman Information Systems, General Dynamics Information Technology, and International Business Machines Corp.
The GAO has apparently completed their deliberation on the CDO Technologies reconsideration protest on the NETCENTSII NetOps and Infrastructure Solutions contract. The Bid Protest Docket entry has been updated but no decision has been released. Outcome: Denied.
GAO Bid Protest Docket Entry
Protestor: CDO Technologies, Inc.
Solicitation Number: FA8771-09-R-0019
Agency: Department of the Air Force
File Number: B-409686.15
Date Decided: Dec 12, 2014
Filed Date: Jul 25, 2014
Due Date: Nov 3, 2014
This is the last GAO protest that has been outstanding on the NETCENTSII NetOps SB contract awards. The GAO had previously affirmed protests filed by Abacus Technology Corporation and D&S Consultants while ruling against EMW, VMDn, Futron, CDO Technologies, and Pragmatics.
The Air Force is expected to make corrective action soon as indicated at the November Vendor Exchange Forum at Gunter Annex. Twelve companies received awards and signed contract documents in March of this year which have not been rescinded. Contract actions were suspended in April as the first protests were filed.
Link to GAO Bid Protest Docket