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New Water Transmission Main and Well, Atlantic Institution,

Solicitation number EC016-130976/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2012/08/28 13:00 EDT

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    New Water Transmission Main and Well, Atlantic Institution,
    Renous, NB
    Ellis-Herring , Alison PWB
    Telephone No. - (506) 636-3908 
    Fax No. - (506) 636-4376
    Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) has a
    requirement for the furnishing of all labour, equipment,
    materials, transportation and supervision required to provide a
    complete system for pumping, treatment, monitoring and
    transmitting of water from a new production well to the existing
    water treatment plant at the Atlantic Institution, Renous, New
    Brunswick. All work is to be performed in accordance with the
    plans and specifications for PWGSC Project Number R.000817.001
    forming part of the bid document. The contract completion is
    sixteen (16) weeks after contract award.
    It is recommended that the Bidder or a representative of the
    Bidder visit the work site and examine the Scope of the Work
    required and the existing conditions. There will be an optional
    site visit on August 8, 2012 at 10:00 am.  All interested
    bidders are to meet at the main entrance at the Atlantic
    Institution, Renous, New Brunswick. Although not mandatory, all
    contractors  wishing to submit a tender for this work are
    encouraged to attend to become familiar with all aspects of the
    work. Any clarifications or changes to the bid solicitation
    resulting from the site visit will be included as an amendment
    to the bid solicitation.
    Note: If you plan to attend the site visit, please confirm your
    attendance to Alison Ellis-Herring by e-mail at or by fax at (506) 636-4376 by
    no later than 2:00 pm on August 3, 2012. If you do not confirm
    your attendance, you will not be permitted to visit the site.
    Under the Code of Conduct and Certification provisions, (refer
    to GI01 of R2710T), Bidders must submit the following as part of
    their bid:
    1.	a complete list of names of all individuals who are currently
    directors of the Bidder; 
    2.	a properly completed and signed Consent Form, for each
    individual named in the 			aforementioned list
    A public bid opening will be held at the Bid Receiving Unit,
    Room 421, 189 Prince William Street, Saint John, N.B.
    Work to be completed within sixteen (16) weeks after contract
    The estimated cost for this opportunity is within the following
    category: $1,000,001 -         $2,500,000 (HST extra).
    Inquiries: All inquiries of a technical nature and all questions
    of a contractual nature are to be submitted in writing to the
    Contractual Authority: Alison Ellis-Herring, telephone - (506)
    636-3908,  facsimile - (506) 636-4376,  e-mail -   Inquiries are to be made in
    writing and should be received no less than five (5) calendar
    days prior to the closing date to allow sufficient time to
    Standard bid and contract security for construction is required.
    Pursuant to GC6 - Delays and Changes in Work of the General
    Conditions, the resulting construction contract will include the
    provisions for changes in the work at the request of the
    Departmental Representative.  
    Drawings and Specifications are now available for viewing and
    downloading in a Portable Document Format (PDF) or in a standard
    paper version. Bidders should note that Attachment 1 (ATT 1)
    contains the Drawings and Specifications Package (DSP) which
    consists of PDF files organized in an industry recognized
    directory structure.
    Firms intending to submit tenders on this project should obtain
    tender documents through the MERX services provider.  Addenda,
    when issued, will be available from the MERX provider.  Firms
    that elect to base their bids on tender documents obtained from
    other sources do so at their own risk and will be solely
    responsible to inform the tender calling authority of their
    intention to bid.  
    Standard terms and conditions for this procurement are
    incorporated by reference, and form part of the tender and
    contract documents.  The standard documents are issued by Public
    Works and Government Services and may be viewed on the MERX
    electronic bulletin board as part of the information module. 
    Firms intending to submit tenders on this project should obtain
    tender documents through the MERX service provider.
    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
    Ellis-Herring , Alison PWB
    (506) 636-3908 ( )
    (506) 636-4376
    189 Prince William Street
    Room 421
    Saint John, New Bruns, E2L 2B9

    Buying organization(s)

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    New Brunswick
    Commodity - GSIN
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