Vehicle Touchscreens: Considerations for Safer Design, Use, and Driver Inclusion

Solicitation number T8080-230236

Publication date

Closing date and time 2023/12/19 14:00 EST

Last amendment date


    Description

    Transport Canada is looking for a consultant/firm to review regulations, conduct research and identify priority for the future when it come to Touchscreens in vehicle. This work focuses on touchscreens that are installed as original equipment in new passenger vehicles (last 5 years). These touchscreens may be used for multiple tasks and/or controls including but not limited to primary vehicle controls (e.g., gear shift), climate, navigation systems, infotainment, and other vehicle controls. Touchscreens on aftermarket and portable devices are out of scope.

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    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 15 month(s).

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
    • Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA)

    Reason for limited tendering

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    • None

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Organization
    Transport Canada
    Address

    Tower C, 330 Sparks Street

    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N5
    Canada
    Contracting authority
    Fanie Charron
    Phone
    (343) 574-8173
    Email
    fanie.charron@tc.gc.ca
    Address

    Tower C, 330 Sparks Street

    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N5
    Canada
    Bidding details

    Full details regarding this tender opportunity are available in the documents below. Click on the document name to download the file. Contact the contracting officer if you have any questions regarding these documents.

    Tender documents
    Document title Amendment no. Language Unique downloads Date added
    001
    English
    and
    French
    11
    001
    English
    and
    French
    18
    001
    English
    16
    001
    French
    0
    001
    English
    and
    French
    11
    001
    English
    8
    001
    French
    0
    001
    English
    and
    French
    28
    001
    English
    51
    001
    French
    5

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    Language(s)
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    Canada
    Contract duration
    15 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Variations or combinations of the above methods
    Commodity - UNSPSC
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