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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
9 years 1 month ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2012/11/30 14:00 Atlantic Standard Time (AST)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Nova Scotia
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Department of National Defence

Contact Information

Contact name
Figueredo, Laila
Contact phone
(902) 496-5353 ( )
Contact fax
(902) 496-5016
Contact address
1713 Bedford Row
Halifax, N.S./Halifax, (N.É.)
B3J 3C9

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Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
Tendering Procedures: If 3+ bids offer Canadian goods/services
other bids will not be considered
Attachment: None
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Figueredo, Laila
Telephone No. - (902) 496-5353 
Fax No. - (902) 496-5016


These is a requirement for research and development consulting
services to be carried out under the general area of synthetic
aperture sonar for Defence Research and Development Canada
(DRDC) Atlantic, Department of National Defence.  DRDC Atlantic
requires a consultant with expertise in the design,
manufacturing and integration of synthetic aperture sonars
systems in order to augment the research carried out under the
Mine and Harbour Defence group.  These services will take the
form of studies on the performance of SAS systems, novel designs
for future SAS systems, integration of systems into Autonomous
Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), data analysis, software development,
and taking part in experiments.

The Work to be performed under contract will be on an "as and
when required basis" using Task Authorizations (TA). The Work
described in the TA must be within the scope of the contract.

The Contract period is from Contract award to 31 March 2013,
with the option to renew for three (3) additional one-year

There is a security requirement associated with this
requirement.  For additional information, consult Part 6 -
Security Requirements, and Part 7 - Resulting Contract Clauses. 
Bidders should consult the "Security Requirements for PWGSC Bid
Solicitations - Instructions for Bidders"
document on the Departmental Standard Procurement Documents Web

Pursuant to section 01 of Standard Instructions 2003 and 2004,
Bidders must submit a complete list of
names of all individuals who are currently directors of the
Bidder. Furthermore, as determined by the
Special Investigations Directorate, Departmental Oversight
Branch, each individual named on the list may
be requested to complete a Consent to a Criminal Record
Verification form.

The requirement is subject to a preference for Canadian goods
and/or services.
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

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.BK_HAL.B218.E8817.EBSU000.PDF000English- Not available
ABES.PROD.BK_HAL.B218.F8817.EBSU000.PDF000French- Not available