Welcome to NOAALink! We look forward to working with you.
The NOAALink Program would like to remind you that any updates about our upcoming actions and their timelines will be communicated via this website. This is the only website that contains official information about our pre-acquisition activities.
We were informed by several interested vendors that procurement-related websites not federally supported or endorsed estimate our timelines based on their own assumptions. While NOAALink respects your choice to use these websites, we would like to remind you that the NOAALink website is the only official website for all of our activities. NOAALink plans to give industry proper preparation time for any posted action.
Please note the following status:
- 8(a) pool re-compete
- A strategy has not been finalized or approved by NOAA Acquisition and Grants Office (AGO) leadership
- The solicitation will not be posted during FY 14
- NOAALink’s intention is to post the solicitation by the end of this calendar year
- Small Business refresh/on-ramp
- This pool will not be refreshed until the 8(a) re-competition pool is solicited
- NOAALink’s intention is to have a solicitation posted by the second quarter of FY 15
These timelines are subject to change and any updates will be communicated on the NOAALink website.
NOAALink Small Business Industry Day on June 2, 2014: An opportunity for interested Small Business companies to learn more about the NOAALink Program and the Information Technology (IT) organizations it supports.
NOAA Office of Security Request Checklist: Task Managers and Contractors should use this checklist to assist with NOAA badging responsibilities.
For important forms and templates click NOAALink Contractor Documents
Executive Industry Council Meeting slides: 6/12/2014 New!
IDP Overview: General introduction to the NOAA Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP)
NOAALink core awards for fiscal year 2012; 2013; 2014
Below are upcoming NOAALink Enterprise Initiatives that may be issued for bid. The information below is provided as a preview in order for you to (1) update your website with your current capabilities and (2) prepare to respond expeditiously if and when a solicitation is issued. Please note that this notification is not a guarantee that the requirement(s) will be issued for bid.
NOAALink Service Requirements
- Requirement Title: Radar Product Improvement
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/OST/SEC
Synopsis: Transfer scientific and technology advances in the area of radar data analysis and product generation from the research and prototype stage to operational system baseline applications.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EA-133W-14-RP-0125
- Requirement Title: System Engineering for AWIPS
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/NWSTC/OPG
Synopsis: Plan, design, develop, acquire, document, test, implement, integrate, maintain, or modify information technology systems for solving problems and accomplishing work processes specific to NWSTC and the Operations Proving Ground (OPG).
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EA-1330-14-RP-0114
- Requirement Title: Information Management Services
Line Office/Staff Office: NMFS/ST/Science and Information
Synopsis: Provide information management services including program management, project management, database support, software engineering, data quality analysis, GIS support, IT security support, and engineering support.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EG-133F-14-RP-0131
- Requirement Title: Scientific Programming Support
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/Alaska Sea Ice Program
Synopsis: Work on various projects geared towards developing and enhancing our sea ice services and the analysis and forecast process.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - BG-133W-14-RP-0104
- Requirement Title: Disaster Relief Act Support Services
Line Office/Staff Office: NOS/OCS
Synopsis: Support OCS and IOCM by identifying new/innovative hydrodynamic models, data standards, techniques and applications to forecast or determine oceanographic variables including storm surge, water levels and currents, and to improve mapping processes.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EA-133C-14-RQ-0567
- Requirement Title: Security Assessment & Authorization
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO/CSD
Synopsis: Obtain A&A services for CORPSERV – NOAA1200 in compliance with NESAA standards in order to obtain an ATO.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - ST-1330-14-RP-0116
- Requirement Title: Enterprise R&D Projects Database and Management System
Line Office/Staff Office: OAR/PPE
Synopsis: Develop the NOAA Enterprise R&D Projects Database and Management System by configuring, enhancing, and supporting a NOAA provided database and web-based portfolio management tool (the NOAA Sea Grant's Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Resources (PIER) system) to collect and analyze information on all R&D projects across NOAA.
- Requirement Title: System Administration Support Services
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/Pacific Region
Synopsis: Systems administration support services to install, support, troubleshoot and maintain its IT infrastructure for its offices in Micronesia.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - ST-133W-14-RP-0111
- Requirement Title: Database Maintenance and Development
Line Office/Staff Office: NMFS/RC
Synopsis: Maintenance and development of server-based databases, web applications, and reporting tools for the collection, management, analysis, reporting, and dissemination of several major Restoration Center (RC) datasets.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - BG-113F-14-RP-0100
- Requirement Title: Security Architecture and Compliance Support
Line Office/Staff Office: NESDIS/OCIO
Synopsis: Support for security architecture and compliance during the development and implementation of NESDIS satellite ground systems, and to support the design of NESDIS enterprise IT initiatives.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - DG-133E-14-RP-0061
- Requirement Title: NGS IT Infrastructure
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/NGS
Synopsis: Support the mission of NGS by maintaining and supporting the IT infrastructure.
On Solicitation: Small Business, TOPR# - PR NCNL5000-14-00006
- Requirement Title: NOAALink Small Business Refresh
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO
Synopsis: Refresh of the NOAALink IDIQ contract to add new contractors to the Small Business pool.
Current SMS Requirements
- Requirement Title: NOAALink 8(a) Refresh
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO
Synopsis: Refresh of the NOAALink IDIQ contract to add new contractors to the 8(a) pool.