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Work related to airborne topographic LiDAR data

Solicitation number NRCan-5000045352/E

Publication date

Closing date and time 2040/03/31 14:00 EDT

Last amendment date


    ***This RFSA is posted to allow new Suppliers to become qualified.

    Pre-qualified suppliers, to whom a supply arrangement (including signed amendments) has been issued under RFSA #NRCan-5000045352, #NRCan-
    5000045352/A, #NRCan-5000045352/B, #NRCan-5000045352/C & #NRCan-5000045352/D, will not be required to submit a new arrangement.

    A Supply Arrangement (SA) is an arrangement between Canada and prequalified suppliers that allows identified users to solicit bids from a pool of prequalified suppliers for specific requirements within the scope of an SA.

    By means of the RFSA, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) is seeking proposals from bidders to access professional services for the acquisition, classification and inspection of classification of airborne topographic LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging), an airborne technology that uses a pulsed laser light
    that is emitted towards the Earth’s surface, and then reflected back to the sensor.

    In addition, for one of the works of this RFSA, NRCAN is seeking proposals from bidders to access professional services for the acquisition of aerial orthophotos in support to LiDAR.

    Suppliers can qualify for four (4) work categories.

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 193 month(s), with a proposed start date of 2024/02/05.

    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)

    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:

    • None

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Natural Resources Canada

    1055 du P.E.P.S., PO BOX 10380

    Quebec, Quebec, G1V 4C7
    Contracting authority
    Marie-Josée Michaud
    (418) 563-6916

    1055 du P.E.P.S., PO BOX 10380

    Quebec, Quebec, G1V 4C7
    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
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    Access the Getting started page for details on how to bid, and more.

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Supply Arrangement
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Region of opportunity
    Contract duration
    193 month(s)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Variations or combinations of the above methods

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