Developer Solicitation

Developer Solicitation and Amendments Now Available!

The Navy has released a competitive solicitation to identify a potential master developer for revitalization of the Naval Base Point Loma Old Town Campus. Amendments that include responses to some clarifying questions are now available.

On November 15, 2022, the Navy issued a Request for Qualifications/Proposals (RFQ/P) to begin a competitive solicitation process to identify a potential master developer for revitalization of NAVWAR’s facilities at Naval Base Point Loma (NBPL) Old Town Campus (OTC). The Navy has posted amendments to the solicitation on SAM.gov, including responses to some clarifying questions. The Navy will work with the potential master developer on multiple options for the private development of OTC, while continuing to evaluate the feasibility of a NAVWAR-only development funded by traditional military construction methods.

Download the solicitation and amendments at SAM.gov. Notice ID N6247323RP00008.

Once you open the Contract Opportunity page at SAM.gov, you will see a blue box with a “click here” link that will take you to where the most recent amendments are posted, as shown in this image:

image of contract opportunity page alert box on SAM.gov showing the link to access the amendments

Note: you must go to Contract Opportunity page at SAM.gov to click the link.

The Government will continue to post amendments, including any prepared response(s) to written questions received, on SAM.gov so we encourage you to monitor the site regularly. If you submitted a clarifying question to info@NAVWAR-revitalization.com, please note that it has been received and all comments and questions will be reviewed for appropriate action. Individual responses may not be provided. The Government retains the right to respond to all, a portion of or provide no response to interested proposer’s questions.

Sign up for the mailing list to receive email and text updates to stay informed as the solicitation process moves forward.

Pre-Proposal Conference

The Navy held a Pre-Proposal Conference for interested proposers on December 7, 2022 at NBPL OTC. The Pre-Proposal Conference provided an opportunity for representatives of the government and industry to meet for presentations and a self-guided site tour. The site tour allowed attendees to view and walk portions of the NBPL OTC parcels. An option to attend the event virtually was also available.

Links to event materials and the event recording are available below.

Background

OTC serves as NAVWAR’s headquarters. NAVWAR’s mission is to identify, develop, deliver, and sustain information warfighting capabilities to enable Naval, Joint, and Coalition operations from seabed to space. The current OTC facilities are beyond their useful life and do not comply with current seismic design requirements, applicable anti-terrorism force protection standards, or provide sufficient controlled access and independent utility systems for secure spaces. Inadequate and obsolete facilities negatively affect NAVWAR’s cyber warfare mission, security, and workforce safety. The proposed revitalization of NAVWAR’s facilities on OTC would meet design standards for safety and security and would enable sustainment of NAVWAR’s national defense mission.

The purpose of selecting a potential master developer is to develop more site-specific details for revitalization of OTC before a final alternative is selected and analyzed using the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process. The competitive solicitation process for a potential master developer at this stage in the NEPA process is in response to public and agency comments received on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) that requested additional details before a Navy decision is made and a Record of Decision is signed. Some members of the public and public agencies – such as the California Coastal Commission and the California State Historic Preservation Office – requested more specifics on how a commercial developer might design and develop the site under Alternatives 2 through 5 evaluated in the Draft EIS. The site-specific details will help inform the Navy’s required environmental analyses under statutes such as NEPA, the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), and the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA).

Stay Up to Date!

If you are interested in potential development opportunities for revitalization of OTC, continue to visit this page for updates and sign up for the project’s mailing list.

In keeping with our commitment to the revitalization of OTC, the Navy will continue to update the public, stakeholders, and Federal and State regulatory agencies as this project progresses.

Podcast

In this episode of NAVFAC SW “THE SWEEP” Podcast, host Lynn Pence speaks with NAVWAR and Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) Southwest Real Estate business line about their intention to release a competitive solicitation for a potential master developer for revitalization of OTC. Lynn is joined by Greg Geisen, NAVWAR’s project manager for the OTC Revitalization Project as well as Tanya Spenst and Erin Grandgirard from NAVFAC SW Real Estate to discuss this important project for the Navy. Released October 6, 2022.

For Inquiries

For questions about the Navy’s contracting process or solicitation, please contact us by email or phone.

Email info@NAVWAR-revitalization.com Phone (888) OTC-NAVY / (888) 682-6289

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