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Solicitation number W7707-135657/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2013/02/26 13:00 EST

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    Tendering Procedures: If 3+ bids offer Canadian goods/services
    other bids will not be considered
    Attachment: None
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    This amendment 001 is being raised to extend the closing date to
    Feb 26th, 2013 (2PM (AST). The draft design document will be
    posted on MERX, it is currently out for translation. Please mail
    in your bids to the address on the front of the RFP, no faxes
    will be accepted.
    Title:  Services of a Programmer to Develop Geospatial
    Information System (GIS) Applications
    Dunphy, Nancy
    Telephone No. - (902) 496-5481 
    Fax No. - (902) 496-5016
    Defence Research and Development Canada (Atlantic) has a
    requirment for the implementation of existing designs for C++
    tools in the HLAgile open source project, as well as review and
    testing of the project's High Level Architecture (HLA) - to
    -Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) gateway, and packaging
    of existing libraries/documentation for end users.
    The objectives of this contract are to build upon previous work
    on the HLAgile code base by implementing the C++ designs for
    libraries and the HLA Abstraction layer.   Also, release
    packages shall be created for the existing software tools
    developed for Java. The solicitation document includes a
    Statement of Work which contains complete details.   
    This requirement has been reviewed in accordance with "Basis For
    DRDC Ownership of Intellectual Property Arising  From DRDC
    Contracts" form and it has been determined that the Intellectual
    Property arising from this requirement should rest with the Crown
    The programmer should have experience in;
    Java Programming Language (Java SE 1.5+), C++ Programming
    Language, High Level Architecture 1516, and DMSO 1.3NG, Real
    Time Platform, Reference (v2) federation object model, HLA
    federate development for HLA 1516 and DMSO 1.3NG, MaK, Pitch,
    and Portico Run Time Infrastructures, Demonstrated experience
    with Open Source Projects.
    All work is to be completed by March 29, 2013
    A maximum budget of $ 50,000.00 (HST extra) has been set aside
    for this project.
    The solicitation document contains complete details on the
    requirement, the bid evaluation and the contractor selection
    This PWGSC office provides procurement services to the public in
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

    Contract duration

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Contracting authority
    Dunphy, Nancy
    (902) 496-5481 ( )
    (902) 496-5016
    1713 Bedford Row
    Halifax, N.S./
    Halifax, (N.É.), B3J 3C9

    Buying organization(s)

    Department of National Defence
    101 Colonel By Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0K2
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Nova Scotia

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