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Boatswain Pipe and Chain

Solicitation number W8486-148967/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2015/01/13 14:00 EST

    Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    Tendering Procedures: If 3+ bids offer Canadian goods/services
    other bids will not be considered
    Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    The Department of National Defence (DND) has a requirement for
    Boatswain pipe and chain as described below.  The items are to
    be manufactured in accordance with the item description, the DND
    specification D-87-001-161/SF-001 dated January 1, 2011
    including the deviations document dated July 18, 2011 and the
    sealed patterns.
    Item 1: 
    Nato Stock Number 8465-99-219-2393 Boatswain pipe with split
    ring (medium size) is to be manufactured with base metal being
    Brass (para of spec D-87-001-161/SF-001) plated Copper
    (para 3.11.5) and then plated Nickel (para 3.11.2) or
    manufactured with Steel (para plated with Copper (para
    3.11.5) and then plated Nickel (para 3.11.2).  The dimensions
    are in accordance with the sealed pattern DCGEM 546-77. 
    Item 2:
    Nato Stock Number 8465-21-520-7828 Chain with fastening device
    and 128 cm long  is to be manufactured with steel (para
    - plated Copper (para 3.11.5) and then plated Nickel (para
    3.11.5).  Fastener: swivel 1 1/8 inches long and the chain curb,
    10 links per inch, 50 inches long, Not soldered.  The chain is
    to be manufactured in accordance with the sealed pattern DSSPM
    Firm Quantity
    Item 1 - quantity 4,000 ea
    Item 2 - quantity 4,000 ea
    This requirement also includes an option to purchase an
    additional quantity of 8,000 units exercisable for a period of
    24 months from the date of contract award.
    It is requested that delivery for both items commence 30 days
    after approval of the pre-production samples.  Deliveries are to
    made to the Canadian Forces Supply Depots in Edmonton, Alberta
    and Montreal, Quebec.  
    Pre-Award Sample
    Pre-award samples are requested with the bid.
    Canadian Content Policy
    This requirement is subject to the Canadian Content Policy and
    is conditionally limited to Canadian origin goods.
    Sealed Patterns:
    The sealed patterns are available for viewing at the following
    Department of Publics Works and Government Services Regional
    Offices:  Montreal, QUÉ; Québec, QUÉ; Mississauga, ON; Winnipeg,
    MB; Edmonton, ALTA. and Vancouver, BC, and at DND, Gatineau QUE.
    To ensure a response before the bid closing date, all enquiries
    about this requirement must be submitted in writing and received
    by the Contracting Authority at least 7 calendar days prior to
    the bid closing date.  
    This PWGSC 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

    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)

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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
    Gravel, Sylvie
    (819) 956-3832 ( )
    (819) 956-5454
    11 Laurier St./ 11, rue Laurier
    6A2, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Québec, K1A 0S5

    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
    Quebec (except NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering
    Selection criteria
    Lowest Price
    Commodity - GSIN
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