Disposal of former ATHABASKAN (W8482-182411/A)

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Tender Notice


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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2018/01/04 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Nova Scotia
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
Tendering procedure
The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services
Competitive procurement strategy
Lowest/Lower Bid
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Department of National Defence

Contact Information

Contact name
Pilon, Chantal
Contact email
Contact phone
(819) 420-2914 ( )
Contact address
Centennial Towers 7th Floor - 7W119
200 Kent Street


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Trade Agreement: Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
Tendering Procedures: The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Disposal of former ATHABASKAN

Pilon, Chantal
Telephone No.819) 420-2914 
Email : chantal.pilon@pwgsc.gc.ca

The Department of National Defence has a requirement to dispose of, through Ship Breaking, the former HMCS ATHABASKAN, an IROQUOIS-Class ship hull classification; TRIBAL CLASS DESTROYER. The Contractor will be required to prepare the ship for transfer, transfer the ship to the
Approved Site, demilitarize the Controlled Goods and subsequently break (dismantle and dispose or recycle) the vessel in an efficient and environmentally responsible manner in accordance with the
Canadian Laws and the terms of the resulting contract.

There are security requirements associated with this requirement. For additional information,consult Part 6 - Security, Financial and Other Requirements, and Part 7 - Resulting Contract Clauses. For
more information on personnel and organization security screening or security clauses, Bidders should refer to the Contract Security Program of Public Works and Government Services Canada
(http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/esc-src/introduction-eng.html) website.

The requirement is subject to the provisions of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).

In accordance with the Basel Convention, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act (1999), the Export and Import of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations SOR/2005-149 and the Operational Requirements of the Government of Canada the sourcing strategy relating to this procurement will be restricted to Canadian companies.

This procurement is subject to the Controlled Goods Program. The Defence production Act defines Canadian Controlled Goods as certain goods listed in Canadas Export Control List, a regulation made pursuant to the Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA).

There is a mandatory bidders conference and site visit associated with this requirement where personnel security screening is required prior to gaining access to CONTROLLED GOODS AND PROTECTED information, assets or sites. Consult Part 2. Bidder Instructions.

The Federal Contractors Program (FCP) for employment equity applies to this procurement; refer to Part 5 - Certifications and Additional Information, Part 7 - Resulting Contract Clauses and the annex titled
Federal Contractors Program for Employment Equity - Certification.
Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B003.E26503.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2017-11-02
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B003.F26503.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2017-11-02
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B003.E26503.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2017-12-29
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B003.F26503.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2017-12-29

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