Comprehensive Bridge Inspection

Solicitation number EZ899-131633/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2013/01/15 16:00 EST

Last amendment date

    Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada-Peru
    FTA/Canada-Colombia FTA
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    EZ899-131633/A - Comprehensive Bridge Inspection
    Mestry, Ruth (TPV)
    Telephone No. - (604) 775-9385 (    )
    Fax No. - (604) 775-6633
    Comprehensive Bridge and Culvert Inspections
    Km 232 to Km 938 Alaska Highway, B.C.
    Description of Work:
    Public Works and Government Services Canada, in conformance with
    its policy on bridge inspection and evaluation, requests
    proposals from qualified consultants for professional services
    required to undertake a detailed comprehensive inspection of the
    fifty-six bridges and seven culverts under the jurisdiction of
    PWGSC on the Alaska Highway in the province of British Columbia.
    In addition, this contract will include performing a Load Rating
    Evaluation of six bridges in Year 2013 and five bridges in Year
    2015. Proponents must be structural engineering firms, licensed
    or eligible to be licensed to provide the necessary professional
    services to the full extent that may be required by provincial
    law in the province of British Columbia.
    This procurement will follow a one phase submission process.
    Proponents must be able to demonstrate successful delivery of
    these services over the last ten (10) years. In general, the
    firm and its personnel will be evaluated on the basis of their
    achievements, their demonstrated understanding of the project,
    scope of services, management of services, inspection
    philosophy/ approach/methodology, load rating approach and
    methodology, as well as the cost of the provision of the
    The period of the contract is from official acceptance of
    proposal to November 15, 2015. Project completion dates will be
    as follows:
    Phase 1 - Report on detailed inspection which includes
    underwater inspection and load rating evaluation is to be
    completed by November 15, 2013
    Phase 2 - Report on detailed inspection which includes
    underwater inspection and load rating evaluation is to be
    completed by November 15, 2015.
    Technical Enquiries: 
    Alex Taheri, Project Manager (604)666-9374
    Tender Enquiries:
    Rukmani (Ruth) Mestry, Supply Specialist, (604)775-9385
    Firms intending to submit proposals for this project should
    obtain documents through the MERX services provider.  Addenda
    when issued will be available from the MERX services provider. 
    Firms that elect to base their proposal on documents obtained
    form other sources do so at their own risk and will be solely
    responsible to inform the tender calling authority on their
    intention to bid.  Proponents must indicate (when requested) on
    the offer form the identification number(s) of the addenda, if
    any, that they have taken into consideration for their proposal
    This PWGSC office provides procurement services to the public in
    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

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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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
    Mestry, Ruth (TPV)
    (604) 775-9385 ( )
    (604) 775-6633
    800 Burrard Street, 12th floor
    800,rue Burrard, 12e êtage
    Vancouver, B.C.,

    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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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    British Columbia

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