Sources Sought Notice:  W50S8H-21-Q-0003


Category:  H – Quality Control, testing & inspection services

Date Published:  March 30, 2021 – response by April 9, 2021


Synopsis:  Provide an annual service, including all management, tools, materials, parts, equipment, temporary power, technical supervision and labor necessary to inspect, test (mechanical and electrical), provide test data and perform minor maintenance on seven (7) separate Lightning Protection Systems and the Electrical Distribution System at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station (NFARS), New York.

This is a Sources Sought Synopsis announcement; a market survey for information only, to be used for preliminary planning purposes.  THIS IS NOT A SOLICITATION FOR PROPOSALS AND NO CONTRACT WILL BE AWARDED FROM THIS SYNOPSIS.  No reimbursement will be made for any costs associated with providing information in response to this synopsis or any follow-up information requests.  The purpose of this synopsis is to gain knowledge of potential HUBZone, Small Businesses and Service Disabled Veteran Sources, Small Disavantaged Businesses 8(a), Women Owned Businesses or large business interest in the Greater Niagara region.  Contractor's status will be verified through SAM and SBA.  This notice is for planning purposes only.  All interested parties should respond.

The New York Air National Guard may issue a solicitation and award of a contract for “Inspection, Testing, and Minor Maintenance of Electrical Distribution System & Grounding,” subject to availability of funds.  The New York Air National Guard is seeking qualified, experienced sources capable of performing both inspecting and testing on lightning protection systems as well as performing minor maintenance on these systems.  Full details are provided in the attached statement of work.  The place of performance is the 107th Attack Wing, Niagara Falls, NY at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, Niagara Falls, NY 14304.

All interested concerns will provide this office, in writing, a notice stating their positive intention to submit a proposal no later than April 9, 2021 by completing and signing the Source Sought Information Request Form (link to form below).

Please return this via email to:

Use the following in the subject line – “Sources Sought Electrical Distribution System & Grounding”

No facsimile responses will be honored.