Emergency Power System Inspection

Solicitation number 21201-120167/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2012/07/06 13:00 EDT

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada-Peru
    FTA/Canada-Colombia FTA
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Attachment: None
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Emergency Power System Inspection
    Correctional Service Canada requires a contractor to provide
    emergency power system inspection, maintenance/testing, as well
    as emergency, modification, upgrade and routine repairs at their
    locations in Springhill Institution, Springhill, Nova Scotia;
    Dorchester Penitentiary, Dorchester, New Brunswick; Westmorland
    Institution, Dorchester, New Brunswick; Atlantic Institution,
    Renous, New Brunswick; and Nova Institution, Truro, Nova Scotia.
    The period of the contract is from date of award to March 31,
    2013, with options to extend for up to four (4) additional
    periods of one (1) year each.
    The contractor MUST demonstrate the company overall knowledge
    characteristics in the field of Emergency Power System in
    regards to inspections, emergency, modifications, upgrades and
    routine repair in an Institutional environment in similar work
    in term of size, tasks, client's responsibilities, etc.
    	The company MUST supply at the time of submittal to PWGSC a
    client list, client references, company experience, etc.
    The Contractor MUST submit at the time of submittal to PWGSC
    proof of the following training for each technician:
    Must be certified for a least one of the following courses:
    Heavy Equipment Service Technician or
    Truck and Transport Service Technician or
    Marine Diesel Mechanics
    Trained in Workplace Electrical Safety (Arc Flash) as per CSA
    Z462-08 and CSA C282-09 Emergency electrical power supply for
    Certified System Manufacturer Technician to work on Transfer
    Switch. (This work can be sub-contacted out, please indicate
    supplier name)
    All technicians MUST have a minimum 5 years experience in the
    field of Emergency Power System related to inspection, repairs,
    maintenance/testing, upgrades, modification in an Institutional
    	The contractor MUST submit a detailed resume to PWGSC at the
    time of submittal outlining the technician education, training
    and experience.
     The inspection, testing and maintenance MUST be performed by a
    qualified contactor and/or the system manufacturer and/or
    individuals trained and must be certified by the system
    manufacturer WHO must hold a valid Electrical Generator Systems
    Technician certification.
    This Public Works and Government Services Canada office provides
    procurement services to the public in both official languages.
    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

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • 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
    Sharpe, Charlene A.
    (506) 851-3467 ( )
    (506) 851-6759
    1045 Main Street
    1st Floor, Lobby C
    Unit 108
    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
    New Brunswick
    Nova Scotia

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