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Sonobuoy Test Processor (STP) Maintenance

Status Awarded

Contract number W8485-226465

Solicitation number W8485-226465

Publication date

Contract award date

Contract value

CAD 1,035,000.00


    This contract was awarded to:

    MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

    The Department of National Defence (DND), Director of Aerospace Equipment Program Management (Maritime) (DAEPM(M)) has a requirement for the provision of Sonobuoy Test Processor (STP) maintenance services. The Contractor must provide Repair, Overhaul and Maintenance which includes both hardware and software of the STP. The STP is a 16-channel sonobuoy processor used at CFMETR in Nanoose Bay, British Columbia for sonobuoy testing. There are two STP systems installed at CFMETR and a hot bench STP system at MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia for system development and testing. Each system provides simultaneous signal and display processing for up to 16 channels, while digitally recording up to 32 channels of data

    The Contractor/Offeror must, at all times during the performance of the Contract/Standing Offer, hold a valid Designated Organization Screening (DOS) with approved Document Safeguarding at the level of PROTECTED B, issued by the Contract Security Program (CSP), Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC).

    This contract includes access to Controlled Goods. Prior to access, the contractor must be registered in the Controlled Goods Program of Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC).

    The Contractor/Offeror personnel requiring access to PROTECTED information, assets or site(s) must EACH hold a valid RELIABILITY STATUS, granted or approved by the CSP, PWGSC.

    Business address

    Suite 60-1000 Windmill Road

    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B3B 1L7
    Notice type
    Advance Contract Award Notice
    Procurement method
    Advance Contract Award Notice
    Selection criteria
    Not applicable
    Region(s) of delivery

    Contract duration

    The contract will be for a period of 34 month(s), from 2023/05/31 to 2026/03/31.

    Commodity - UNSPSC

    • 43190000 - Communications Devices and Accessories

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

    Reason for limited tendering

    A contracting officer can use limited tendering for specific reasons outlined in the applicable trade agreements. The reason for this contract is described below:

    • Exclusive Rights
    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

    Suite 60-1000 Windmill Road

    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B3B 1L7
    Contracting authority
    Aaron Brown
    (819) 939-4559

    101 Col By Drive

    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0K2
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