Wharf Reconstruction - Hermitage, NL

Solicitation number F6142-150020/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2015/08/17 12:30 EDT

    Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Wharf Reconstruction - Hermitage, NL
    Carey, Mary
    Telephone No. - (709) 772-4754 
    Fax No. - (709) 772-4603
    Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) has a
    requirement on behalf of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans
    (DFO) for Wharf Reconstruction, Hermitage, NL.  The scope of
    work consists of the furnishing of all plant, labour, equipment,
    and material for wharf reconstruction at the existing wharf
    facilities at Hermitage, NL.
    The project work will also consist of, but will not necessarily
    be limited to, the following:
    1.  Demolition, removal, and disposal of the existing
    deteriorated treated (creosote) timber pile wharf. All
    demolished and excavated materials to be disposed of at an
    approved waste disposal site.
    2.  Construction of a new treated timber cribwork wharf,
    complete with timber deck, to the dimensions indicated on the
    3.  Harbour dredging as indicated on the drawings.
    4.  Supply and installation of mooring cleats, structural timber
    for beams, wheelguard, wheelguard blocking, untreated hardwood
    fenders, ladders, and associated hardware.
    5.  Supply and installation of uplands rock and gravel fill,
    topped with granular base, as noted on the drawings.
    6.  Supply and installation of scour protection around the
    perimeter of new wharf.
    7.  Supply and installation of filter stone and armour stone
    along the existing retaining wall, as noted on the drawings. 
    Before submitting a bid, it is recommended that bidders visit
    the site and its surroundings to review and verify the form,
    nature, and extent of the work, materials needed for the
    completion of the work, the means of access to the site,
    severity, exposure and uncertainty of weather, soil conditions,
    any accommodations they may require, and in general shall obtain
    all necessary information as to risks, contingencies and other
    circumstances which may influence or affect their bid. No
    allowance shall be made subsequently in this connection on
    account or error or negligence to properly observe and determine
    the conditions that will apply.
    Contractors, bidders, or those they invite to site are to review
    specification Section 01 35 29 - Health and Safety Requirements
    before visiting site. Take all appropriate safety measures for
    any visit to site, either before or after acceptance of bid.
    Obtain prior permission from the Departmental Representative
    before carrying out such site inspection.
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    and Government Services Canada, Bid Receiving Unit, 10 Barter's
    Hill, P.O. Box 4600, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador   
    A1C 5T2.
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    The estimated value for this oportunity is within the range of:
    $500,001.00 to $1,000,000.00.  
    Delivery Date Required:  Twenty (20) weeks after award of
    GSIN # 5133C
    Delivery Date: Above-mentioned
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    Contract duration

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    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
    Carey, Mary
    (709) 772-4754 ( )
    (709) 772-4603
    John Cabot Building
    10 Barters Hill, P.O. Box 4600
    St. John's, Newfoundl, A1C 5T2

    Buying organization(s)

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    200 Kent St, Station 13E228
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E6
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Lowest Price

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