Electrical Upgrades, YFB Test Site, Iqaluit, Nunavut

Solicitation number 5000075433

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Closing date and time 2024/06/10 15:00 EDT

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    Electrical work is requested to install new electrical signal cables, electrical power cables, and fiber cables. This work will involve tracing and locating existing buried electrical signal and power cables (including those damaged in the Iqaluit fire in 2021); trenching for new cables; running new signal, power and fiber cables; terminating power cables and electrical work in the garage including adding a new electrical panel. All work must be compliant with the Nunavut electrical code and all applicable local standards.

    The YFB test site in Iqaluit (2003 Akilliq, Iqaluit, NU X0A-0H0) is used for testing and evaluation of meteorological instruments and equipment. The site includes a Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC) Automated Weather Station (AWS), MSC Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS), NavCanada Automated Weather Observation System (NCAWOS), and instrument compounds for testing and evaluation. The test site is located southwest of the YFB international airport.

    Completion of the scope of work is anticipated within ten (10) weeks.

    The requirement is subject to the provisions of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).

    For additional information, interested suppliers should contact Helena Lee at; Helena.Lee@ec.gc.ca.

    Contract duration

    The estimated contract period will be 3 month(s), with a proposed start date of 2024/06/24.

    Trade agreements

    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Environment and Climate Change Canada

    401 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3R2

    Vancouver, British Columbia, V6C 3R2
    Contracting authority
    Helena Lee
    (778) 617-2275

    401 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 3R2

    Vancouver, British Columbia, V6C 3R2
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