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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
8 years 1 month ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2014/04/15 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
National Capital Region
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
  • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
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
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Lagacé, Hélène
Contact phone
(819) 956-0060 ( )
Contact fax
(819) 956-8335
Contact address
11 Laurier St./11 Rue Laurier
3C2, Place du Portage
Phase III
Gatineau, Québec K1A 0S5


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Trade Agreement: NAFTA/AIT/Canada FTAs with Peru/Colombia/Panama
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 
This Amendment is being raised to change the solicitation
closing date from April 8, 2014 at 2pm to April 15, 2014 at 2pm.
Addendum to follow.

This amendment is being issued to:

1.  Change the closing time from 2:00 p.m Eastern Standard Time
to 2:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time; and

2.  To incorporate the following revision:
	The estimated cost for this opportunity is within the following
category:  over $5,000,001.00.

The estimated cost for this opportunity is within the following
category: $5,000,001.00.

PROJECT IDENTIFICATION:  R.008227.002 Rehabilitation of the
Ventilation Towers, Centre Block,
Parliament Hill, 111 Wellington Street, Ottawa, ON.  

Project description:    Masonry replacement and repointing of
the exterior stone and interior brick of the two ventilation
towers for the Centre Block of Parliament Hill. Other elements
of the work include: Structural and Seismic reinforcement,
conservation and restoration of the windows and louvers, and
roof replacement.

Work is to be completed within one-hundred twenty-seven (127)
weeks after contract award. 

This procurement contains a mandatory security requirement. At
bid closing, the Contractor must, at all times during the
performance of the Contract, hold a valid Designated
Organization Screening (DOS), issued by the Canadian Industrial
Security Directorate (CISD), 	Public Works and Government
Services Canada (PWGSC). The Contractor's Company Security
Officer must hold a valid SECRET clearance, granted or approved
by CISD/PWGSC. Failure to comply with this requirement will
render the Bid non-compliant and no further consideration will
be given to the Bid. 

There will be a site visit on March 11, 2014 at 10am. 
Interested bidders are to meet at the vistors centre, Peace
Tower, Centre Block, Parliament Hill, 111 Wellington Street,
Ottawa, ON.

Please Note:  To ensure access, the names of each individual
attending the site visit, their date of birth, and the name of
the firm they represent, must be provided to the Contracting
Officer by 10:00am, March 6, 2014 in order to gain access to the
site. All names are to be submitted to the Contractual Authority
Hélène Lagacé by email at

All enquiries are to be submitted in writing to the Contractual
Authority: Hèléne Lagacé by email at   

Enquiries are to be made in writing and should be received no
less than seven (7) calendar days prior to the closing date to
allow sufficient time to respond.

Firms intending to submit bids on this project should obtain bid
documents through the Government Electronic Tendering Service at or at the toll-free number
Amendments, when issued, will be available from the same
government electronic tendering service.

Firms that elect to base their bids on bid documents obtained
from other sources do so at their own risk and will be solely
responsible to inform the bid calling authority of their
intention to bid.

Sealed bids will be received at:  Public Works and Government
Services Canada, Bid Receiving Unit, Place du Portage, Phase
III,  Main Lobby Core 0A1, 11 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec,
K1A 1C9.
Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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Solicitation Documents

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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU000.PDF000English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU000.PDF000French- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU001.PDF001English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU002.PDF002English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU002.PDF002French- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU003.PDF003English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU004.PDF004English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU005.PDF005English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU006.PDF006English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU007.PDF007English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU007.PDF007French- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU008.PDF008English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU009.PDF009English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU010.PDF010English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU010.PDF010French- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU011.PDF011English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU011.PDF011French- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU012.PDF012English- Not available
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ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.E64724.EBSU013.PDF013English- Not available
ABES.PROD.PW__FG.B356.F64724.EBSU013.PDF013French- Not available


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
r.008227.002.zipNot availableBilingual- Not available

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