EOSC - Option Analysis Studies (9F044-190081/A)

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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
3 weeks 3 days hence


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2020/06/25 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
Best Overall Proposal
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Canadian Space Agency

Contact Information

Contact name
Mirfatahi, Kaveh
Contact email
Contact phone
(514) 260-4106 ( )
Contact fax
(514) 496-3822
Contact address
Place Bonaventure, portail Sud-Oues
800, rue de La Gauchetière Ouest
7e étage, suite 7300
H5A 1L6

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Trade Agreement: Canada - EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA)
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Amendment 007

Following questions received from industry, an internal review of this requirement has led Canada to conclude that the present procurement is covered by Chapter 19 of the Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA). Therefore this amendment to the RFP removes the Canadian Content requirement and changes the applicable general conditions.

Other changes in this amendment include changing the bid solicitation closing date, the addition of a new point rated technical evaluation criteria, an update to the Basis of Payment, sharing the slides from the Bidders’ Conference as well as the list of attendees, and answering Bidders’ questions.


Amendment 006

Amendment 006 changes the bid closing date.


Amendment 005

Amendment 005 changes the bid closing date.


Amendment 004

Amendment 004 changes the bid closing date.


Amendment 003

Amendment 003 changes the bid closing date and brings a change to the RFP.


Amendment 002

Amendment 002 answers bidder questions.


Amendment 001

Amendment 001 answers bidder questions and updates the evaluation criteria.


Project Title
Concept Studies for Earth Observation for Service Continuity
Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) on behalf of Canadian Space Agency (CSA) located in St-Hubert, (Quebec), is seeking bids for Concept Studies for Earth Observation for Service Continuity. 

Security Requirements
There are no security requirements associated with this requirements.

Period of Contract
The period of contract will be from the date of issue for a period of approximately twenty four (24) months.

Actual Available Budget
The maximum funding available for each contract resulting from the bid solicitation for this stream is $1,000,000.00 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.

In this RFP, up to five (5) contracts are expected to be awarded. For additional information, please refer to Part 2, section 2.8 – Maximum Funding, of the bid solicitation.

Intellectual property
The intellectual property will vest with the Contractor. 

Trade Agreements
This requirements is not subject to the trade agreements.

Canadian Content
This requirement is limited to Canadian services

Bidders’ Conference
There is an optional bidders’ conference associated with this requirement. Consult Part 2 – Bidder Instructions.

Electronic Bidding
This bid solicitation allows bidders to use the epost Connect service provided by Canada Post Corporation to transmit their bid electronically.  Bidders must refer to Part 2 entitled Bidder Instructions, and Part 3 entitled Bid Preparation Instructions, of the bid solicitation, for further information.
Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2020-02-07
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2020-02-07
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2020-02-12
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2020-02-12
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2020-02-26
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2020-02-26
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU003.PDF003English- 2020-03-06
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU003.PDF003French- 2020-03-06
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU004.PDF004English- 2020-03-31
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU004.PDF004French- 2020-03-31
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU005.PDF005English- 2020-04-14
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU005.PDF005French- 2020-04-14
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU006.PDF006English- 2020-04-28
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU006.PDF006French- 2020-04-28
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.E15642.EBSU007.PDF007English- 2020-05-13
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B550.F15642.EBSU007.PDF007French- 2020-05-13