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FEDERAL ACQUISITION REGULATION (FAR)
52.204-1 APPROVAL OF CONTRACT (DEC 1989)
This contract is subject to the written approval of Naval Facilities Engineering Command Pacific
Division and shall not be binding until so approved.
(End of clause)
52.208-8 HELIUM REQUIREMENT FORECAST AND REQUIRED SOURCES FOR
HELIUM (JUN 1997)
"Bureau helium distributor" means a private helium distributor which has established and
maintains eligibility to distribute helium purchased from the Bureau of Land Management, as
specified in 30 CFR 602.
"Bureau of Land Management," as used in this clause, means the Department of the Interior,
Bureau of Land Management, Helium Field Operations, located at 801 South Fillmore Street,
Amarillo, TX 79101-3545.
"Helium requirement forecast" means an estimate by the Contractor or subcontractor of the
amount of helium required for performance of the contract or subcontract.
"Major helium requirement" means a helium requirement during a calendar month of 5,000 or
more standard cubic feet (measured at 14.7 pounds per square inch absolute pressure and 70
degrees Fahrenheit temperature), including liquid helium gaseous equivalent. In any month in
which the major requirement threshold is met, all helium purchased during that month is
considered part of the major helium requirement.
(b) Requirements --
(1) Helium Requirement Forecast. The Contractor shall provide to the Contracting Officer a helium
requirement forecast, point of contact, and telephone number within ten days of award.
(2) Sources of Helium. Except for helium acquired by the Contractor before the award of this
contract, and to the extent that supplies are readily available, the Contractor shall purchase all
major requirements of helium from --
(i) The Department of the Interior's Bureau of Land Management;
(ii) A Bureau helium distributor (a copy of the "List by Shipping Points of Private
Distributors Eligible to Sell Helium to Federal Agencies," may be obtained from the Bureau
of Land Management); or