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FAcT - Qualified Suppliers

Solicitation number W3471-130001/L

Publication date

Closing date and time 2019/01/31 23:59 EST

    Trade Agreement: NONE
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    FAcT - Qualified Suppliers
    Kathryn Pope 
    Telephone: (613) 971-6318 
    This update is to identify the Qualified Suppliers that qualified through Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) program solicitation Phase 1 - Invitation to Qualify (ITQ) (W3471-130001/K). This update follows on from previous engagements:
    a. 24 September 2013 - Request for Information (RFI) publication;
    b. 4 February 2014 - Industry Engagement Session;
    c. 28 April 2014 - 2nd RFI;
    d. 26-28 May 2014 - 2nd Industry Engagement Session;
    e. 9 February 2015 - Letter of Interest (LOI)/ RFI;
    f. 28 October 2015 - LOI;
    g. 16 March 2016 - RFI Industry Engagement; 
    h. Sept / Oct 2016 - One-on-One meetings;
    i. 2 May 2018 - Industry Engagement Session;
    j. May / June 2018 - One-on-One meetings; and
    k. November 2018 - Solicitation Phase 1 - ITQ
    The FAcT program solicitation is taking place in three phases:
    - Phase 1 - ITQ: Qualification of the "Qualified Suppliers;" 
    - Phase 2 - Engagement: Engagement with the Qualified Suppliers (including site visits, workshops, dialogue, submission of draft solicitation documents for comments, etc.);
    - Phase 3 - Request for Proposal (RFP): Competitive procurement process between the Qualified Suppliers.
    Phase 1 - ITQ was published on under solicitation number W3471-130001/K with a closing date and time of November 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm. The Qualified Suppliers from Phase 1 - ITQ are (in alphabetical order):
    1. Airbus Defence and Space Canada Inc.
    2. BAE Systems
    3. Babcock Canada Inc.
    4. Leonardo Canada
    5. Lockheed Martin Canada Inc.
    6. SkyAlyne Canada Limited Partnership
    These Qualified Suppliers will be invited to participate in FAcT program solicitation Phase 2 - Engagement, and Phase 3 - RFP.
    No response to this update is requested from industry.
    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

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    Trade agreements

    • No trade agreements are applicable to this solicitation process

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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
    Pope(002np), Kathryn
    (613) 971-6318 ( )
    25 Nicholas, 17th Floor
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0S5

    Buying organization(s)

    Department of National Defence
    101 Colonel By Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0K2
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Information
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    British Columbia
    New Brunswick
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    Nova Scotia
    Northwest Territories
    Nunavut Territory
    Ontario (except NCR)
    Prince Edward Island
    Quebec (except NCR)
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Highest Combined Rating of Technical Merit and Price
    Commodity - GSIN
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