Canadian Centre of Expertise on Rail Research
Solicitation number T8009-210202/A
Closing date and time 2022/08/19 14:00 EDT
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Trade Agreement: NONE Tendering Procedures: The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall Proposal Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No Nature of Requirements: Notice Of Proposed Procurement (NPP) Title: Canadian Centre of Expertise on Rail Research File Number: T8009-210202 Soliciting Department: Public Service and Procurement Canada Client Department: Transport Canada Description of the Requirement: Transport Canada (TC) is seeking a professional services to implement the next phase of a Canadian Centre of Expertise on Rail Research (CERR) to advance the understanding and adoption of innovative technologies and solutions that will improve the safety, efficiency, and environmental performance of the rail sector as well as address the needs of industry including assessing the risks facing railway operations. The work to be carried out will include establishing research themes and priorities through annual consultation exercises with the Railway Research Advisory Board (RRAB) and TC; carrying out research activities aligned with the identified priorities with active industry, government, and research organizations collaboration; supporting the development of Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) in rail research; disseminating research results by maintaining a website that provides access to all research publications and annual presentations to the RRAB and other fora, as appropriate; and conducting additional analysis, research, literature review, reporting and or presentations to address emerging research priorities on an "as requested" basis through Task Authorizations. Level of Security Requirement: Company Minimum Security Level Required X No security Requirement Resource Minimum Security Level Required X No security Requirement Document Safeguarding Security Level Required X Not Applicable Applicable Trade Agreements: The procurement consists of research and development services which are excluded from Trade Agreements. Proposed period of contract: The resulting contract will be for a one(1) year period with five (5) additional one (1) year option periods. Policies: Procurement will be solely limited to Canadian Vendors Language of the Work: The work will be carried out in English. IP Terms Contractor to Own Intellectual Property 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.
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Public Works and Government Services Canada
11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du PortageGatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5Canada
- Contracting authority
- El-Halawany, Ahmed
- (343) 548-0865 ( )
Les Terrasses de la Chaudière
10, rue Wellington, 4e étageGatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
330 Sparks StOttawa, Ontario, K1A 0N5Canada
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