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Advanced Technology Vehicle Testing

Solicitation number T8080-220097

Publication date

Closing date and time 2022/08/22 14:00 EDT

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    Transport Canada's ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles ( eTV ) Program tests the safety, environmental impact and driving performance of new technologies for passenger cars and heavy-duty trucks.The Government of Canada is bringing in stronger regulations to reduce greenhouse gas pollution by passenger cars and trucks. This will also bring standards in line with those in the United States. To meet the standards, manufacturers are quickly creating many new products. Testing results from the eTV Program help provide the information needed to create regulations and standards for these new products. Additional program details can be found at .


    Transport Canada’s Innovation Centre requires advanced technology mileage accumulation driver services to assist with mileage accumulation and exercise of the program’s advanced technology vehicles. The drivers will assist in maintaining the inventory of test vehicles in good working order by driving the vehicles on a regular basis, and in accordance with specific test procedures and routes, as specified by Transport Canada (TC). 

    Additional details concerning the specific requirements for drivers are included in this Terms of Reference document. 


    TC will require the services of up to four resources.

    The Contractor’s proposal must include a copy of each Candidates’ driver’s license. The proposed resources must have a combination of classes AZ (Z for air brakes certification), G and M license (as described in the table below) or an equivalent classification in Canada. For example, one proposed resource could have an AZ-G license and the other resources could have a Class 1 QC license. (Other combinations upon evaluation could be considered).

    Proposed Period of the Contract

    The proposed period of the contract will be from September 22, 2022 date to September 21, 2023, including 2 optional years (24 months).

    Security Requirement

    There is a Security requirement associated with the work.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • 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-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Transport Canada
    330 Sparks St
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N5
    Contracting authority
    Jazzar, Diane
    330 Sparks St.
    Ottawa, ON, K1A 0N5

    Buying organization(s)

    Transport Canada
    330 Sparks St
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0N5
    Bidding details

    Full details regarding this tender opportunity are available in the documents below. Click on the document name to download the file. Contact the contracting officer if you have any questions regarding these documents.

    Tender documents
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    Summary information

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

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