Fence Detection System (FDS)

Solicitation number 21120-23-4257441

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Closing date and time 2023/06/27 14:00 EDT

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    Installation of fence detection system

    This requirement is for: The Correctional Service of Canada, at the Bath Institution, Bath Ontario (Canada).

    Trade agreement: Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).

    Tendering procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid.

    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest priced compliant bid.

    Set-aside under the Procurement Strategy for Indigenous Business: This procurement is not subject to any set-asides for Indigenous Suppliers.

    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: This procurement is not subject to a Comprehensive Land Claims Agreement.

    Security Requirements: This contract does not include security requirements.

    Nature of Requirements:

    The following is a summary of the statement of work for this requirement.

    The Correctional Service Canada has a requirement to install a new fence disturbance detection system (FDS) on the perimeter of the Bath Institution, located near Bath, ON. The new FDS will be integrated with the existing Perimeter Intrusion Detection System (PIDS) Integration Unit (PIU) in the Main Communication and Control Post (MCCP).

    The new FDS system will be installed on the outer perimeter fence to provide a second layer of perimeter protection during planned construction and planned MDS replacement.

    ****MANDATORY SITE VISIT**** for June 13th, 2023, see SI03 (page 4), and required confirmation by June 9th, 2023


    • Install Senstar Network Manager computer (purchased by CSC under NMSO).
    • Upgrade the existing S100 PIDS and FAAS controllers to S100 Version 6.22
    • Integrate the new Senstar Network Manager computer with S100.
    • Supply and install five (5) Senstar FlexZone-60 processors on the exterior perimeter fence at the locations identified during the site visit conducted on Friday, September 23rd (See attached Drawing).
    • Supply, install, and terminate fifteen (15) zones of FlexZone sensor cable on the outside of the exterior fence.
    • Supply and install a gate contact on each gate located in the exterior fenceline. Terminate the new gate contacts on the closest available FlexZone processor.
    • Modify the existing S100 site creation database to reflect the installation of the new exterior fence FDS and the associated gate contacts. At the same time, include the configuration of any existing microwave units that are currently integrated into S100 via a MDS field processor.

    Deliverables: The FDS must effectively detect mechanical vibrations and stress in the fence fabric caused by climbing, cutting, or bridging with climbing devices. The fence detection system must have a high probability of detection for all intrusion attempts, low nuisance alarm rate for fence vibration and stress caused by wind, rain, and snow.

    Any conditions for participation of suppliers not specified in solicitation documentation: none.

    Estimated quantity of commodity: see solicitation document statement of work and basis of payment.

    Duration of Contract and Time Frame for Delivery:

    Construction Time:
    The Contractor must perform and complete the Work within sixteen (16) weeks from the date of notification of acceptance of the offer.

    File Number: 21120-23-4257441

    Contracting Authority: Jason St-Onge
    Telephone number: (506) 269-3765
    E-mail: jason.st-onge@csc-scc.gc.ca

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    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 4 month(s).

    Trade agreements

    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)

    Reason for limited tendering

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    • None

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Correctional Service Canada

    340 Laurier Avenue West

    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0P9
    Contracting authority
    Jason St-Onge
    (506) 269-3765

    5775 Bath Road

    Bath, Ontario, K0H 1G0
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    Contract duration
    4 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Lowest Price

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