Detection and Removal of unexploded Ordnance

Solicitation number EN438-167003/A

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Closing date and time 2016/06/23 14:00 EDT

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    Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada FTAs with Peru/Colombia/Panama
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    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Detection and Removal of unexploded Ordnance
    Choquette, Herb
    Telephone No. - (613) 536-4874 (    )
    Fax No. - (613) 545-8067 (    )
    This is neither a call for tender nor a Request for Proposal (RFP), and no agreement or contract for the procurement of the services stated above will be entered into solely as a result of this Letter of Interest (LOI). This announcement does not constitute a commitment by Canada.  Canada does not intend to award a contract on the basis of the noticeor otherwise pay for the information solicited. Any and all expenses incurred by industry in pursing this opportunity, including the provision of information and potential visits, are at industry's sole risk and expense.
    Bidders should note the security requirements of the upcoming solicitation process and request sponsorship as soon as possible from the Contracting Authority if they do not have the required security clearances.  The security sponsorship process often takes a long time and Canada will not delay the start date of the Contract to wait for a bidder to obtain their security clearance.
    The Department of National Defence requires a Task Authorization Contract (TAC) is to conduct Unexploded Ordinance (UXO) risk management, risk mitigation and site characterization activities at legacy sites and other property owned by the Department of National Defence located throughout Canada.  The term of the contract will be from 1 January 2017 until 31 December, 2019.  The value of the requirementis estimated at approximately $16,100,000 for all three contracts, including applicable taxes.
    Activities conducted under this TAC may include (but are not limited to) UXO avoidance, signage installation, UXO investigation activities including wide area assessments and hard prove outs, geophysical surveys, communication and institutional control, surface and subsurface clearance, subcontracted consultant support to UXO services, and all associated project management and reporting activities.
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
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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
    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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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
    Choquette, Herb
    (613) 536-4874 ( )
    (613) 545-8067
    Kingston Procurement
    Des Acquisitions Kingston
    86 Clarence Street, 2nd floor
    Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1X3

    Buying organization(s)

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
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    Notice type
    Request for Information
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    Northwest Territories
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Prince Edward Island
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    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Commodity - GSIN
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