Borehole Logging Measurements at the New Afton Mine, British Columbia (NRCan-5000025270)

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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2016/10/18 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Region of opportunity
British Columbia
Region of delivery
British Columbia
Notice type
Advance Contract Award Notice (ACAN)
Trade agreement
  • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
  • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Natural Resources Canada
End user entity
Natural Resources Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Holmes, Valerie
Contact phone
Contact address
580 Booth Street, 5th Floor, Room 5-D4-2
Ottawa  ON
K1A 0E4

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3. Background

As part of the Phase 5 of the Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI-5), the Earth Science Sector (ESS) of Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) want to acquire in situ physical rock property measurements in six (6) boreholes located underground at the New Afton Mine near Kamloops, British Columbia. The in situ physical rock properties will be used to define the key characteristics of the New Afton porphyry deposit including host rocks and alteration, guide interpretation of geophysical data sets, and help to make linkages between geophysical measurements and geological formations.

4. Objective

The Contractor shall provide all of the necessary facilities, equipment, materials, competent and experienced crew with supervisory and administrative support to collect and deliver high quality borehole logging data for approximately 4.3 km of the entire depth range as outlined in the detailed technical specifications and task list.

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FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
en_-_nrcan-5000025720_final.pdf000English- 2016-09-30
fr_-_nrcan-5000025720_-_final.pdf000French- 2016-09-30

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