Notices of Proposed Contract Actions Posted in Accordance with FAR 5.101(a)(2)

The following are notice(s) of proposed contract actions with estimated values contained in FAR 5.101(a)(2). All responsible sources may submit a quotation that, if received before the RFQ closing date and time, shall be considered by the NRC.

NAICS CODE: 519120
SUBJECT: Curtiss-Wright’s Computer-Aided Regulatory Library (WebCARL) Subscription
DATE ISSUED: 03/03/2022
CONTACT POINT: Ashlee Day; email:
DESCRIPTION: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) intends to award a sole source purchase order under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b).  The purchase order will provide the NRC with access to WebCARL, an electronic text-searchable database.  This acquisition will be conducted under FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i) “Soliciting from a Single Source.” 
a.         Acquisition purpose and objectives. 
The purpose of this acquisition is to provide the NRC with a WebCARL subscription.  The WebCARL subscription will provide the NRC with the capability to quickly search a virtual library of NRC’s public microfiche documents that focus mainly on licensing information service, inspection and enforcement and nuclear issues information service.   
b.         Name and address of the proposed contractor(s). 
Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Service, LLC
1350 Whitewater Drive
Idaho Falls, ID 83402
c.         Description of the proposed contractor(s) unique qualifications to provide the required supply or service.
The NRC has identified WebCARL as the only subscription that has the capability to provide digitized, text-searchable version of the NRC’s public microfiche documents.  The copyright for WebCARL is owned by Curtiss-Wright and Curtiss-Wright recently confirmed there are no authorized resellers for WebCARL.
This notice of intent is not a request for competitive quotations; however, all interested parties should submit a response and/or capability statement to  A determination 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.
The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code for this order is 519120 (Libraries and Archives).  The purpose of this acquisition is to obtain a 12-month subscription for 10 licenses to WebCARL, a text-searchable database through Curtiss-Wright.
This posting will remain available for 10 days, in accordance with FAR 5.101(2).  A final determination not to award this proposed sole source procurement based on responses to this notice is solely within the discretion of the Government.
NAICS CODE: 511210 Software Publishers
SUBJECT: Notice of Intent to Noncompetitively Procure MicroShield and MicroShield V&V Annual License Maintenance
DATE ISSUED: 05/05/2021
CLOSING RESPONSE DATE: 05/17/2021, 9:00am ET
CONTACT POINT: Pallavi Cherukuri, telephone (301)415-0756, Email: 
DESCRIPTION: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) intends to negotiate and award a non-competitive purchase order to Grove Engineering Inc.,4925 Boonsboro Rd., Ste 257, Lynchburg 24503, to renew MicroShield and MicroShield V&V Annual License Maintenance. 
The anticipated period of performance for the renewal is June 10, 2021 through June 9, 2022.
The authority for this acquisition is FAR 13.106-1, which permits soliciting from a single source if the contracting officer determines that the circumstances of the contract action deem only one source is reasonably available.

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