HFR RFEOI Update

Solicitation number WS3712629547

Publication date

Closing date and time 2023/03/31 14:00 EDT

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    Description
    Request for Expression of Interest (RFEOI): Procurement update High Frequency Rail (HFR) Project SUMMARY On March 10, 2022, Canada released the Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI) for the HFR Project, which generated meaningful feedback from interested industry participants.The objective of the RFEOI was to share information with interested industry participants and obtain feedback on the HFR Project, including with respect to transaction and procurement structure.Meetings were held to discuss responses in greater detail, which was helpful for Canada to better understand the specific feedback raised by the market. Canada would like to take this opportunity to thank Interested Parties for their participation in this exercise. This RFEOI Update is being provided to summarize certain key themes stemming from the RFEOI process and provide additional information and clarifications to some elements of the HFR Project and its anticipated Procurement Phase prior to the expected launch of the RFQ, now planned for January 2023.

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    Trade agreements

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Organization
    Department of Public Works and Government Services (PSPC)
    Address
    11 Laurier St, Phase III, Place du Portage
    Gatineau, Quebec, K1A 0S5
    Canada
    Contracting authority
    Ogbumor, Alfred (SPAC/PSPC)
    Email
    alfred.ogbumor@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca

    Buying organization(s)

    Organization
    Department of Transport (TC)
    Address
    330 Sparks Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0N8
    Canada
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    Summary information

    Language(s)
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
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    Ontario (except NCR)
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    Quebec (except NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Selection criteria
    Not applicable
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