ARCHIVED Space Based AIS Data Services (9F013-160288/A)

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Amendment date
Date closing
2016/12/06 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • None
Tendering procedure
If 2+ bids offer Canadian goods/services other bids will not be considered
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Canadian Space Agency

Contact Information

Contact name
Guérinik (mtb450), Naoual
Contact phone
(514) 496-3409 ( )
Contact fax
(514) 496-3822
Contact address
Place Bonaventure, portail Sud-Est
800, rue de La Gauchetière Ouest
7 ième étage
H5A 1L6


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Trade Agreement: NONE
Tendering Procedures: If 2+ bids offer Canadian goods/services other bids will not be considered
Competitive Procurement Strategy: 
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Title: Space Based AIS (SB-AIS) Data Services

In order to support the operational needs of numerous government departments, the Government of Canada (GC), through the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), has a requirement for SB-AIS data services for monitoring of Canadian and global maritime traffic that can also be queried for historical tracking purposes. The Contractor must be capable of providing a service, which detects AIS signals of vessels anywhere on Earth and processes these signals into AIS messages usable by the GC, in accordance with the requirements stated in the Statement of Work. The GCs requirement may also include vessel position confirmation, additional connections and accounts, data format conversions, additional data and AIS data reports and analyses, through Task Authorizations (on an as and when requested basis). 

Security requirements:
There are no security requirements

Period of Contract:
From the date of contract issuance to 1 year from the service delivery start date, with 2 option periods of 1 year each.

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

Federal Contractors Program:
The Federal Contractors Program (FCP) for employment equity appliesto this procurement; 

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_MTB.B450.E14080.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2016-10-11
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.F14080.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2016-10-11
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.E14080.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2016-10-14
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.F14080.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2016-10-14
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.E14080.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2016-10-26
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.F14080.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2016-10-26
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.E14080.EBSU003.PDF003English- 2016-11-17
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.F14080.EBSU003.PDF003French- 2016-11-17
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.E14080.EBSU004.PDF004English- 2016-11-30
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B450.F14080.EBSU004.PDF004French- 2016-11-30

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