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Liquid Chromatography Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer (LC-QQQ-MS)

Solicitation number KW405-190288/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2019/01/23 14:00 EST

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: CETA / WTO-AGP / NAFTA / CFTA / FTAs with Peru / Colombia / Panama / Korea
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Semple, Patrick
    Telephone No. - (613) 530-3117 
    Fax No. - (613) 545-8067
    Liquid Chromatography Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer (LC-QQQ-MS) 
    The National Laboratory for Environmental Testing (NLET) is an accredited laboratory (ISO 17025) of Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC), Water Science and Technology Division, Science and Technology Branch, Environment Service technology Laboratories, 867 Lakeshore Rd, Burlington Ontario.
    The trace organic laboratory section, of NLET, requires the purchase of a Liquid Chromatography Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer (LC-QQQ-MS) system for the quantitative and qualitative analysis of a wide variety of trace-level environmental organic compounds. It will be used for targeted analysis of contaminants in a variety of matrices in support of Science and Technology (S&T) Science programs.
    NOTE: Instrument test results will be used to assess performance of the instruments specified in bids for R1, R2, R3 and R4 at Annex D. All tests must be performed and submitted with the bid at bid closing to be evaluated against the point rated requirements. Samples and standards must be requested from Patrick Semple ( by JANUARY 4, 2019 to perform these tests.
    Delivery Date:
    The initial deliverables must be received on or before 31 March, 2019.
    The contract will include the option to purchase a second machine.
    IMPORTANT: This tender is part of Public Works and Government Services Canada?s initiative to submit bid submission files electronically using epost Connect. Interested bidders should refer to Part 2 of the solicitation document entitled Instructions to bidders/offerors/suppliers, as the case may be, for instructions on how to participate and submit their files electronically for this tender.
    Please direct any enquiries to:
    Patrick Semple
    Telephone No.:  (613) 530-3117 
    E-mail address:
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
    • 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
    Semple, Patrick
    (613) 530-3117 ( )
    (613) 545-8067
    Kingston Procurement
    Des Acquisitions Kingston
    86 Clarence Street, 2nd floor
    Kingston, Ontario, K7L 1X3

    Buying organization(s)

    Environment Canada
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Lowest Price
    Commodity - GSIN
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