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Snow Removal and Ice Control Services-Jamieson CCC

Solicitation number 21207-21-3791771

Publication date

Closing date and time 2021/07/06 13:00 EDT

Last amendment date


    This requirement is for: The Correctional Service of Canada, Jamieson CCC, Dartmouth, NS

    Trade agreement: Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA), World Trade Organisation-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), Canada Ukraine Free-Trade Agreement (CUFTA), Canada Korea Trade Agreement (CKTA), Canada free trade agreements with Chile/Colombia/Honduras/Panama, Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement, Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement (Canada-UK TCA), Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

    Tendering procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid.

    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest priced compliant bid

    Set-aside under the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business: This procurement is not subject to any set-asides for Aboriginal Suppliers.

    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: This procurement is not subject to a Comprehensive Land Claims Agreement.

    Security Requirements: This contract does not include security requirements.

    Nature of Requirements:

    The following is a summary of the statement of work for this requirement.

    The Correctional Service Canada has a requirement for snow and ice clearing services for the Jamieson CCC.


    The Contractor must provide all labour, materials, tools, supervision and equipment necessary for snow pushing, removal and Ice Control Services of Jamieson’s CCC’s Parking.


    Snow and Ice clearing

    For the parking lot, the contractor must start snow clearing activities when 6 cm of snow has accumulated or when deemed necessary by the Departmental Representative.

    For the sidewalks and entrances, the contractor must start snow clearing activities when 6 cm of snow has accumulated or when deemed necessary by the Departmental Representative.

    The contractor must remove snow and ice, supply and spread salt to prevent slippery conditions on all the parking lot, sidewalks and entrances. The Contractor must ensure that all pathways and areas around fire hydrants are kept clear and accessible.

    The Contractor must clear the Parking lot of snow that fell during the night, before 06:00 hours and must keep it clear of snow, as identified under the scope of work, in a timely manner to facilitate both shift and day workers.

    -Day workers arrive between 07:00 hours and 08:30 hours and leave between 16:00 hours and 17:00 hours.

    -Commissionaires arrive at 06:30 hours, 15:00 hours and 23:00 hours for the 3 shifts per day.

    For all roads and roadways, the area the contractor must keep blown, plowed, or both is from the edge of the pavement to the edge of pavement or from curb to curb, with the shoulder to be winged back, paying particular attention to intersections for visibility purposes. The contractor must blow or plow these areas after 6 cm accumulation and repeatedly during a snow storm so as to hold snow accumulation to six (6) cm or less, with final complete removal and clearing at the end of the storm. The Contractor must keep the snow accumulation in Parking lots to a maximum of six (6) cm with particular attention to client worker arrival and departure times.

    The Contractor must adjust plow and equipment blades, including down pressure if required, so as to leave a minimum amount of snow on the roadway and other areas. The Contractor must also angle said blades away from vehicles, fire hydrants, fences and concrete abutments.

    Sanding and Salting

    The Contractor must start de-icing, salting and sanding when conditions are deemed necessary or when deemed necessary by the Departmental Representative.

    Snow removal from site:

    The Contractor must remove the snow from the site when the snow bank is deemed full by Department Representative. The Contractor must truck away and move all snow to an approved location. The Contractor must obtain approval from the local municipality as to the location for the excess snow. 

    Term of Contract

    Period of the Contract: The Work is to be performed during the period of November 1st, 2021 to October 31st, 2022 with the option to renew for four (4) additional one-year periods.

    File Number: 21207-21-3791771

    Contracting Authority: Lise Bourque

    Telephone number: 506-378-8777

    Facsimile number: 506-851-6327


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    Contract duration

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    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
    • Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA)
    • Canada-UK Trade Continuity Agreement (Canada-UK TCA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Correctional Service of Canada
    340 Laurier Ave W
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1P0P9
    Contracting authority
    Bourque, Lise
    1045 Main
    Moncton, NB, E1C 1H1

    Buying organization(s)

    Correctional Service of Canada
    340 Laurier Ave W
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1P0P9
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    Summary information

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