Kennedy Institutional Services Contract (KISC) – NASA Kennedy Space Center, FL

Kennedy Space Center

Kennedy Space Center

Sierra Lobo provided program management, propellant and life support management, and engineering services for the operation and maintenance of cryogenic and hypergolic propellant systems at the NASA Kennedy Space Center’s propellant Life Support Division. Sierra Lobo provided support in an integrated contract team environment in the following capacities:

Program Management

Sierra Lobo provided all labor, materials, supervision, equipment, transportation, and management necessary to successfully perform the requirements for the operation and maintenance of cryogenic and hypergolic propellant systems at the NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Propellant Life Support Division.

Program Management Includes:

  • Business Management
  • Contract and Procurement Management
  • Financial Management
  • Safety and Health
  • Safety Compliance
  • Occupational Safety
  • Operational Safety
  • Mission Assurance
  • System Safety
  • Reliability and Maintainability
  • Quality Assurance
  • Government Industry Data Exchange Program (GIDEP)
  • Configuration Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Export Control

Propellants and Life Support

Sierra Lobo provided propellant and life support services, and manages and provides propellants and related resources for Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS), Patrick Air Force Base (PAFB), and local area commercial spacecraft processing facilities.

Propellants and Life Support Includes:

  • Propellants Management
  • Propellants Operations, Maintenance, and Engineering
  • Hazardous Waste Operations, Maintenance, and Engineering
  • Life Support Operations, Maintenance, and Engineering
  • Pressure Vessels/Systems Management

Engineering Services

Sierra Lobo provided continuous engineering services for assigned Facility, Systems, Equipment, and Utilities (FSEU) that optimized availability and costs for critical launch facilities, launch support facilities, and institutional infrastructure to meet both existing and changing mission needs. We ensured assigned FSEU continued to fulfill the original design intent and was compatible with current operational use; upgraded operational performance capabilities through product improvement; redesigned for more safe, efficient or cost-effective operations; and provided other required engineering support.

Engineering Services Include:

  • Sustaining Engineering
  • Facility Projects
  • Institutional Facility Project Planning
  • Facility Project Management
  • Design Engineering Services
  • Facility Project Implementation
  • Production Budget and Capital Equipment Projects
  • Propellants and Life Support Production Budget Projects
  • Capital Equipment Projects
  • Master Planning Support
  • Aircraft Operations