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Placing, Lifting/Removal, Maintaining and the Servicing of Buoys in the Atlantic North Region – Newfoundland Labrador

Solicitation number F5211-180761

Publication date

Closing date and time 2019/03/12 13:00 EDT

Last amendment date


    1.0 Scope

    1.1 Title

    Placing, Lifting/Removal, Maintaining and the Servicing of Buoys in the Atlantic North Region – Newfoundland Labrador.

    1.2 Standing Offer Period

    The period for making call-ups and providing services against the Standing Offer is from July 3, 2019 to July 2, 2023 inclusive.

    Standing offers are not a guarantee of business and Fisheries and Oceans Canada is not obligated to use these services.

    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.

    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 DGPS when required (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

    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)

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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 Standing Offer
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    Region of opportunity
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding

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