smartWhales (9F040-190633/A)

The Government of Canada needs products and services in support of Canada’s response to COVID-19.

Learn how to supply a needed product or service

New! CanadaBuys is here! Suppliers register today!

Register now to ensure you transition to doing business with the new Government of Canada procurement service. Click here to get started.

Tender Notice - Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)

Status

Status
Expired

Dates

Publication date
2020/06/24
Amendment date
2020/09/18
Date closing
2020/10/13 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Details

Region of delivery
  • Quebec
End user entity
Canadian Space Agency
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
Tendering procedure
The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services
Competitive procurement strategy
Best Overall Proposal
Trade agreement
  • None
Reference number
PW-$MTB-450-15781
Solicitation number
9F040-190633/A

Description

Trade Agreement: NONE
Tendering Procedures: The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO SUPPLIERS RE. BID SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Due to the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, temporary measures are being taken on-site at the Québec Region Bid Receiving Unit to encourage social distancing. The health and safety of staff and suppliers remains our top priority. 

Suppliers are required to submit bids electronically using the Canada Post epost Connect application for the subject bid solicitation. This service allows suppliers to submit bids, offers and arrangements electronically to PWGSC Bid Receiving Units. This online service enables the electronic transfer of large files up to Protected B level.

Faxed and hard copy (submitted in person or via mail/courier) bids will not be accepted for the subject bid solicitation.

Given current circumstances and network limitations, some active procurements may be delayed. To stay up to date on the status of specific procurements, please consult Buysandsell.gc.ca.
------------------------------------------------------------------------

TITLE: smartWhales - Development of Space-Based Solutions for the Monitoring and Protection of the
             North Atlantic Right Whale (NARW).

1.2.1 Under the Integrator track of the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) smartEarth initiative, in line with several key priorities of the Government of Canada (GoC), services of suppliers are being sought for the development of Space-Based Solutions for the Monitoring and Protection of the North Atlantic Right Whale (NARW). On behalf of CSA and in collaboration with Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) and Transport Canada (TC), Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) will be awarding several contracts under two streams. 

Stream 1: To improve the accuracy of detection and monitoring of NARW.
Stream 2: To increase the effectiveness of prediction and modelling methods. 

Bidders can submit a proposal for each Stream.

In the event they wish to submit bids for both Streams 1 and 2, bidders must provide separate bids, and clearly identify on each bid (1 or 2) for which Stream they are proposing their services. 

Actual Available Budget

Stream 1:
The maximum funding available for each contract resulting from the bid solicitation for this stream is $1.2M per contract (Applicable Taxes extra, as appropriate). Annex A (Statement of Work) includes a description of the work required. Bids valued in excess of this amount will be considered non-responsive. This disclosure does not commit Canada to pay the maximum funding available. A maximum of 3  contracts are expected to be awarded within Stream 1.

Stream 2:
The maximum funding available for each contract resulting from the bid solicitation for this stream is $0.9M per contract (Applicable Taxes extra, as appropriate). Annex A (Statement of Work) includes a description of the work required. Bids valued in excess of this amount will be considered non-responsive. This disclosure does not commit Canada to pay the maximum funding available. A maximum of 2  contracts are expected to be awarded within Stream 2.

In this RFP, up to 5 (five) contracts are expected to be awarded. For additional information, please refer to Part 2, section 2.7 – Maximum Funding, of the bid solicitation.


1.2.2    The proposed period of the contracts will be from the date of the award up to 36 months.  
     
1.2.3 There are no security requirements associated with this requirement. 

1.2.4     This requirement is not subject to the trade agreements.

1.2.5 The requirement is subject to a preference for Canadian services.

1.2.6     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.

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

Contact information

Contact name
Guérinik, Naoual
Contact email
naoual.guerinik@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
Contact phone
(514) 607-2651 ( )
Contact fax
(514) 496-3822
Contact address
Place Bonaventure, portail Sud-Oues
800, rue de La Gauchetière Ouest
7e étage, suite 7300
Montréal
Québec
H5A 1L6

Notifications

Get notifications for this tender notice:
Email notification   RSS feed   Atom feed
For more information on notifications, visit the Follow Opportunities page.

Find out who is interested in this tender

Are you looking for partnering opportunities or thinking about bidding? Find out who is interested in the tender and add your name to the List of Interested Suppliers.

Important: The LIS for a specific tender notice does not replace or affect the tendering procedures in place for the procurement. Businesses are still required to respond to bid solicitations and to compete based on established bid criteria. For more information please read the List of Interested Suppliers Terms of Use.

Access the List of Interested Suppliers for this tender

Activity

The following statistics are only for the English page and are provided in close to real time. To calculate the total activity for a tender notice, you will need to add the English and French statistics.

Page views
(English page)
-
Unique page views
(English page)
-

Support for smaller businesses

If you have questions specific to this procurement, please contact the Contracting Authority identified in the “Contact information” section of this tender notice.

If you need help understanding the federal procurement process or registering as a supplier, contact the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises. We have a network of offices across Canada.

Access and terms of use

Government of Canada (GC) tender notices and awards, solicitation documents and tender attachments are available free of charge and without registration on Buyandsell.gc.ca/tenders, the authoritative location for GC tenders.

You may have received this tender notice or award through a third-party distributor. The Government of Canada is not responsible for any tender notices and/or related documents and attachments not accessed directly through Buyandsell.gc.ca/tenders.

This Government of Canada tender notice or tender award carries an Open Government Licence - Canada that governs its use. Related solicitation documents and/or tender attachments are copyright protected. Please refer to the section about Commercial Reproduction in the Buyandsell.gc.ca Terms and Conditions for more information.

Solicitation documents

Related award notices

Title of related award notice Value of related award notice End user entity Contract award date
Research Project Management Services (R&D) (9F040-190633/001/MTB) CAD 1 379 148.00 Canadian Space Agency 2021/01/22
Research Project Management Services (R&D) (9F040-190633/002/MTB) CAD 1 352 890.13 Canadian Space Agency 2021/01/22
Research Project Management Services (R&D) (9F040-190633/003/MTB) CAD 1 267 503.95 Canadian Space Agency 2021/01/22
Research Project Management Services (R&D) (9F040-190633/004/MTB) CAD 1 034 775.00 Canadian Space Agency 2021/01/22
Research Project Management Services (R&D) (9F040-190633/005/MTB) CAD 1 034 775.00 Canadian Space Agency 2021/01/22

Related contract history