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Capital BIXI Bike Share Service, Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada

Solicitation number NR62

Publication date

Closing date and time 2013/08/13 15:00 EDT

    Request for Expressions of Interest	 
    Reference Number: NR62
    Capital BIXI Bike Share Service 
    Ottawa-Gatineau, Canada
    	Deadline for submitting expressions of interest: August 13, 2013 at 3 pm Ottawa time
    	Please send your expression of interest to the attention of Nathalie Rheault, Senior Contract Officer
    	Email:
    	Fax: 613-239-5012
    The National Capital Commission (NCC) will soon be issuing a sales offer for the above service. The purpose of this Request for Expressions of Interest is to compile a list of companies to be invited to a confidential business meeting. The NCC would like to meet with public and private sector representatives to discuss information and ideas in an effort to better understand the business needs of potential buyers. The NCC will use the information shared at these meetings to develop a sales agreement in line with market realities. Companies that attend a confidential business meeting will then be asked to submit a purchase proposal. 
    Companies that are interested in responding to this Request for Expressions of Interest are asked to email:, to the attention of Nathalie Rheault, Senior Contract Officer, no later than August 13, 2013, at 3:00 p.m. (Ottawa time).
    The Expression of Interest must include the following information:
    1. The name and contact information of the company, the reference number and the subject of this Request for Expressions of Interest.
    2. A profile of the company and its business activities, including a list of any bike share systems under its authority, as applicable.
    3. A list of the technical and financial data that the company would like to receive prior to the confidential business meeting. 
    4. The name and contact information of the company representative(s) participating in the confidential business meeting.
    This Request for Expressions of Interest is not a Request for Proposals. 
    If you have any questions about this Request for Expressions of Interest, please contact us by email at the following address:

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    Contracting organization

    National Capital Commission
    40 Elgin Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 1C7
    Contracting authority
    Rheault, Nathalie
    613-239-5678 ext. 5080
    40 Elgin Street, Suite 202
    Ottawa, ON, K1P 1C7

    Buying organization(s)

    National Capital Commission
    40 Elgin Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 1C7
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