Placing, Lifting/Removal, Maintaining and the Servicing of Buoys in Rainy Lake, Ontario

Solicitation number F5211-160140

Publication date

Closing date and time 2016/04/28 14:00 EDT


    1. 1 Title

    Placing, Lifting/Removal, Maintaining and the Servicing of Buoys in Rainy Lake, Ontario.

    1.2 Contracting Period

    Approximately May 9, 2016 through to April 30, 2017, with options to renew for 2 additional 1 year periods at the sole discretion of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)

    Option periods if exercised will be April 1st, 2017 through to March 31st, 2018, April 1st, 2018 through to March 31st, 2019.

    1.3 Introduction

    DFO’s Canadian Coast Guard sector requires services related to the provision of placing, maintaining and lifting buoys through local contractors.

    1.4 Objectives of the Requirement

    The Canadian Coast Guard, Marine Navigation Services establishes aids to navigation that assist vessels to navigate safely through our waterways. The program benefits pleasure craft, fishing and commercial vessels, and ensures the public's right to navigate. Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) Marine Services (MS) is mandated to keep waters accessible by providing aids to navigation, developing waterways, and protecting navigable waters.

    1.5 Background, Assumptions and Specific Scope of the Requirement

    The Canadian Coast Guard is contracting out for the provision of placing, lifting/removal; maintaining and servicing of the following buoys as per the attached documents.

    General Description of the Work:

    • Contractor is required to provide their own vessel to complete this requirement
    • Place buoys on position in accordance with navigational requirements using approved buoy positioning methods (seasonal or year-round);
    • Maintain position and operation;
    • Change lanterns as required
    • Lift/remove/change buoys as required.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    200 Kent St, Station 13E228
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E6
    Contracting authority
    Walker, Kimberly
    301 Bishop Drive
    Fredericton, NB, E3C 2M6

    Buying organization(s)

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    200 Kent St, Station 13E228
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E6
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Commodity - GSIN
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