2023 Weed Control on Forestry Trunk Road AG-2023-01

Solicitation number RFP - 2023 Weed Control on Forestry Trunk Road AG-2023-01

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Closing date and time 2023/03/13 16:00 EDT

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    Greenview is seeking a weed spraying company with experience working in remote rural locations with challenging terrain. Greenview is looking for a company to complete the following: • Limited to 33% of the 172 km length of the Forestry Trunk Road, both east and west right-of-way, south of Highway 43 to Highway 40. This is for the control of regulated noxious and eradication of prohibited noxious weeds on a 3-year rotation. Identified species include tall buttercup, scentless chamomile, Canada thistle, and hawkweed complex. Control work must be completed with a systemic, residual herbicide with the referenced species on label to control for 24 months or more. • The Right-Of-Way can be quite rough and steep in areas and will require applicators with a high level of experience. A listing of available equipment for the work including nozzle distances, tank capacity, hose length, rates per piece of equipment, anticipated length of time for completion • Greenview may have access to water fill points, along the length of the road, reducing necessity to travel to refill. • Greenview will supply all herbicide required for the work. • Right-of-ways vary in width from 30 m to 90 m. Infestations vary from sporadic to dense patches, requiring spot application in some areas. • Ensure all efforts are taken and documented to minimize plant propagules spread to other parts of Greenview. • All work must be completed between May 1st- July 15th. • Successful Proponent must take on the responsibility of Prime/Main Contractor for the duration of this project. • Successful proponent must follow all requirements as stated in the Environmental Code of Practice for Pesticides.

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 0 month(s), with a proposed start date of 2023/04/15.

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    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Box 1079 480636Ave
    Valleyview, Alberta, T0H 3N0
    Contracting authority
    Jamie Hallett
    (780) 524-6103
    (780) 524-4307
    4806 36 Ave. Box 1079
    Valleyview, Alberta, T0H 3N0
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