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Tender Notice


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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2020/02/24 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • World Trade Organization-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP)
  • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
  • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
  • Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
  • Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
Lowest/Lower Bid
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Bakhos, Maya
Contact email
Contact phone
(613) 292-3550 ( )
Contact address
Centennial Towers 7th Floor - 7W119
200 Kent Street


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Trade Agreement: CETA / WTO-AGP / CPTPP / NAFTA / CFTA / FTAs with Peru / Colombia / Panama / Korea
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 


Bakhos, Maya
Telephone No. - (613) 292-3550 (    )
Fax No. - (   )    -     (    )
Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) on behalf of The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) is hereby issuing this Request for Standing Offer (RFSO) for the provision of sea containers of varying sizes for delivery across Canada. 

This requirement is to establish up to 10 National Individual Standing Offer (NISO) and will be for the period from the effective date of the standing offer issuance till March 31 2022, with the provision to extend the offer for an additional three (3) periods of one (1) year.
This RFSO is part of the Environmental Response Equipment Modernization (ERE) Program for the CCG, and forms part of the Oceans Protection Plan announced in November 2016. Under the ERE Program, CCG is renewing its suite of environmental response (ER) equipment, ensuring a robust and strategic national response capability. The ERE Program will replace aging ER equipment and introduce some new technologies to over 80 locations across the country through approximately 50-100 unique procurements for different types of equipment.

The requirement is subject to the provisions of the North American Free Trade Agreement 
 (NAFTA), World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

Offerors intending to submit offers should obtain solicitation documents from the Government Electronic Tendering System (GETS) at Solicitation amendments, if and when issued, will be available on GETS. It is the responsibility of the Offerors to ensure that all amendments issued during the solicitation period have been obtained and addressed in the submitted offers. Offerors basing their submissions on solicitation documents obtained from other sources do so at their own risk.

Canada is currently developing an online EPS for faster and more convenient ordering of goods and services. In support of the anticipated transition to this system and how it may impact any resulting Standing Offer that is issued under this solicitation, refer to 7.15 Transition to an e-Procurement Solution (EPS).
Offerors may request a debriefing on the results of the request for standing offers process. Offerors should make the request to the Standing Offer Authority within 15 working days of receipt of the results of the request for standing offers process. The debriefing may be in writing, by telephone or in person.

There is no technical evaluation but only financial evaluation
An offer must comply with the requirements of the Request for Standing Offers to be declared responsive. The responsive offer with the lowest evaluated price for each of Items 1 and 2, for each of the five (5) regions (as set out in Annex B ( Basis of Payment) will be recommended for issuance of a standing offer.

Canada retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.E27566.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2020-01-13
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.F27566.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2020-01-13
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.E27566.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2020-01-21
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.F27566.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2020-01-21
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.E27566.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2020-02-04
ABES.PROD.PW_ERD.B008.F27566.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2020-02-04

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