Scarborough, ON - CFIA GTA Lab Expansion

Solicitation number EQ754-141072/A

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Closing date and time 2013/12/18 14:00 EST

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    Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/Canada FTAs with
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
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    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Correia Reid, Vincent
    Telephone No. - (416) 590-8259
    Fax No. - (416) 512-5862
    Solicitation No. EQ754-141072/A, Scarborough, ON,
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Greater Toronto Area Lab
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) requires their existing
    laboratory operation, located in the Health Canada (HC) facility
    at 2301 Midland Avenue, Scarborough, Ontario, to be renovated
    and expanded. This renovation project is an outcome of plans to
    improve lab processes, functionality and to reduce the risk of
    cross-contamination between lab operations. 
    Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) intends to
    retain an architectural firm as prime consultant specializing in
    laboratory Containment Level CLII or higher expertise with
    support of  same lab CLII expertise for mechanical engineers,
    electrical engineers and other specialized services for the
    provision of the services required for this project.
    This Request for Proposal (RFP) is a One-Phase process,
    Proponents responding to this RFP are requested to submit only
    one proposal. Proposals are to cover the achievements of the
    Proponent on projects, expertise and experience of the Lead
    Engineer, expertise and experience of key sub-consultant and/or
    specialists, understanding of the project, scope of services,
    approach and methodology, management of services and pricing.
    The Proponent whose responsive proposal achieves the highest
    total score is the first entity that the PWGSC Evaluation Board
    will recommend be approached in order to finalize details of an
    agreement for the provision of the required services.
    The purpose is to select the highest ranked experienced firm of
    consultants, sub-consultants and specialists to provide full
    engineering services for the lab expansion.
    The preliminary cost estimate for the Construction Contract for
    this project is $1.8 M (HST exlcuded). 
    Engineering firms interested in providing these services may
    order the Request for Proposal documents which are distributed
    through the Government Electronic Tendering Service (GETS).  
    Standard Terms and Conditions for this procurement are
    incorporated by reference into, and form part of the Tender and
    Contract Documents.  The Standard documents are issued by Public
    Works and Government Services Canada and may be viewed on Tender documents can be obtained from GETS by
    visiting their web site at
    Amendments, when issued, will be available from GETS. In all
    cases bidders must indicate in the space provided on the
    Proposal Form the identification number(s) of the amendment(s),
    if any, that they have taken into consideration for their bid. 
    All enquiries of a technical nature and all questions of a
    contractual nature are to be submitted in writing to the
    Contractual Authority: Vincent Correia Reid, Telephone
    No.:416-590-8259,  Fax No.: 416-512-5862, E-mail:
    This PWGSC office provides procurement services to the public in
    both official languages.
    Delivery Date: 07/11/2013
    The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any
    Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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    Contracting organization

    Public Works and Government Services Canada
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Contracting authority
    Correia-Reid, Vincent
    (416) 590-8259 ( )
    (416) 512-5862
    Ontario Region, Tendering Office
    12th Floor, 4900 Yonge Street
    Toronto, Ontario, M2N 6A6

    Buying organization(s)

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