Light Forces Enhancement Project (W8476-206234/A)
Tender Notice - Letter of Interest (LOI)/Request for Information (RFI)
- Publication date
- Amendment date
- Date closing
- 2021/05/28 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
- Region of delivery
- British Columbia
- National Capital Region
- New Brunswick
- Newfoundland and Labrador
- Nova Scotia
- Prince Edward Island
- End user entity
- Department of National Defence
- Procurement entity
- Public Works and Government Services Canada
- Tendering procedure
- All interested suppliers may submit a bid
- Competitive procurement strategy
- Best Overall Proposal
- Trade agreement
- Reference number
- Solicitation number
Trade Agreement: NONE Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall Proposal Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No Nature of Requirements: Light Forces Enhancement Project W8476-206234/A Annie Charbonneau-Fortin Telephone No. - (873) 355-4977 Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is requesting Industry feedback regarding the Light Forces Enhancement (LFE) project for the Government of Canada (GC), the Department of National Defence (DND), and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF). The Canadian Light Forces (LF) need new light tactical personnel and cargo carrying capabilities. These capabilities will move soldiers and equipment across complex terrain which currently can only be reached on foot. It will lighten CAF soldiers on-person combat burden by carrying additional equipment and supplies, and will cover a larger area of operation through increased speed, range, and duration. This powerful, lightweight solution is expected to operate in domestic and expeditionary deployments, up to and including high threat environments. Objectives: The objectives of this RFI are: a) To develop a shared understanding with Industry about the LFE project; b) To provide information to Industry and seek their feedback on LFE operational and sustainment requirements, Industrial and Technological Benefits (ITB) policy, and costing; and, c) To allow interested suppliers to express their ideas, ask questions, and voice their concerns. Communications: All enquiries and other communications related to this RFI and associated Industry Engagement activities, must be directed exclusively to the PSPC Contracting Authority, using the LFE e-mail address TPSGC.PAAFL-APLFE.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca. 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.
- Contact name
- Annie Charbonneau-Fortin
- Contact email
- Contact phone
- (873) 355-4977 ( )
- Contact address
11 Laurier St./11, rue Laurier Place du Portage Phase III 6C1 Gatineau Québec K1A 0S5
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