Expression of Interest (EOI): Provision of Energy Performance Contract

Solicitation number EPC2019-70413

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Closing date and time 2019/08/20 14:00 EDT

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    Defence Construction Canada (DCC) – Expression of Interest (EOI): Provision of Energy Performance Contract – EPC2019

    In accordance with the rules, regulations, statues, guidelines and the professional association across Canada, Defence Construction Canada (DCC) is calling for firms to pre-qualify in order to be invited to submit proposals to achieve improvements in energy efficiency under Energy Performance Contracts (EPC) for infrastructure located in various potential locations across Canada, consisting of, but not limited to, St-Jean (Quebec), Edmonton (Alberta), and Gagetown (New Brunswick).
    One of the objectives of the Defence Energy and Environment Strategy is to

    improve the energy efficiency of Department of National Defence’s (DND)

    facilities in support of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions. In order to achieve

    this, DND and DCC are seeking to undertake energy saving feasibility studies and

    implement energy savings measures through EPC contracts at various locations. In

    order to meet the objectives of the Defence Energy and Environment Strategy,

    more in depth energy auditing, analysis and longer-term measures will be required.

    Rough order of magnitude (ROM) estimates for the individual opportunities are

    being provided herein for the purpose of providing the relevant scale of the

    projects. The ROM estimates are exclusive of financing, Goods and Services Tax

    (GST), Provincial Sales Tax (PST), Quebec Sales Tax (QST) and Harmonized

    Sales Tax (HST)) based on a reduction of 10% to 15% in utility costs and a

    maximum fifteen (15) years amortized payback from the start of Work. The

    following are the ROM estimates for each location:

    .1 St-Jean, Quebec: $12,000,000.00

    .2 Edmonton, Alberta: $10,000,000.00

    .3 Gagetown, New Brunswick: $10,000,000.00
    This procurement follows tendering procedures in accordance with Chapter 10 of NAFTA.

    The Security Requirements for this EOI are identified in the EOI Documents.

    Proposal documents may only be obtained through MERX at or by calling 1-800-964-MERX (6379).
    The closing date for this opportunity is: July 30, 2019
    The closing time is: 14:00 hours, local time.

    EOIs for this opportunity will be received at the following location:
    Defence Construction Canada

    Constitution Square, 19th Floor

    350 Albert Street, Suite 1900

    Ottawa, Ontario

    K1A 0K3
    Late submissions or faxed submissions will not be accepted.

    Proponents can obtain contract award results from the DCC Website at

    Contract duration

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    Trade agreements

    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Defence Construction Canada
    Constitution Square, 19th Floor, 350 Albert Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0K3
    Contracting authority
    Smith, Mark
    180 Kent St
    Ottawa, ON, K1P 0B6

    Buying organization(s)

    Defence Construction Canada
    Constitution Square, 19th Floor, 350 Albert Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0K3
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