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Discrete Chemistry Analyzer

Solicitation number 5K003-156449/A

Publication date

Closing date and time 2014/11/24 15:00 EST

    Trade Agreement: NONE
    Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
    Attachment: None
    Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
    Nature of Requirements: 
    Discrete Chemistry Analyzer 
    The Canadian Grain Commission (CGC),  Grain Research Laboratory
    (GRL)  has a requirement for the supply, installation, and
    training for one (1) Discrete Chemistry Analzyer, including
    personal computer and software for the assessment of various
    chemical and biochemical components associated with the quality
    of barley and malt.
    The discrete chemistry analyzer is an automated system for the
    spectrophotometric measurements with computer-controlled sample
    and reagent aspiration, dispensing, heating, mixing, and
    absorbance measurement.  The system must be capable of
    conducting multiple assays on one or more sample matrices.
    Assays to be conducted for barley and malt quality include
    standard measures of wort quality including free amino nitrogen
    and high molecular weight beta-glucan as well as activity of
    target enzymes such as alpha amylase.
    The CGC is responsible for providing quality assurance for
    Canadian malting barley.  The GRL research programs support
    grain quality assurance through testing, monitoring, research
    and development.  
    Bidders  must submit a  list of names , or other related
    information as needed, pursuant to section 01 of Standard
    Instructions 2003 (2014-09-25).  
    The requirement is subject to a preference for Canadian goods
    and/or services. 
    All deliverables must be received on or before March 18, 2015. 
    Desrochers, Leah
    Telephone No. - (204) 984-8872  
    Fax No. - (204) 983-7796
    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.

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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
    Desrochers, Leah
    (204) 984-8872 ( )
    (204) 983-7796
    Room 100
    167 Lombard Ave.
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3B 0T6

    Buying organization(s)

    Canadian Grain Commission
    303 Main Street
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 3G8
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

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