ARCHIVED Development of enabling space technologies (9F063-160953/A)

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Date closing
2017/06/12 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • None
Tendering procedure
The bidder must supply Canadian goods and/or services
Competitive procurement strategy
Best Overall Proposal
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Canadian Space Agency

Contact Information

Contact name
Jurca, Anca
Contact email
Contact phone
(514) 496-3378 ( )
Contact fax
(514) 496-3822
Contact address
Place Bonaventure,
800 rue de la Gauchetière Ouest
Voir aux présentes - See herein
H5A 1L6


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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: 

For bids delivered starting Monday, May 8, 2017:
In person or by mail:
Place Bonaventure, 1st Floor
800 de la Gauchetière Street West, Suite 1110
Montreal (QC), H5A 1L6

Project title: Development of enabling space technologies 

Description: Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) on behalf of Canadian Space Agency (CSA) located in St-Hubert, (Quebec), is seeking bids to develop and advance fifteen (15) Priority Technologies that are in line with the Canadian Space Agencys (CSA) priorities and mission roadmaps. Priority Technologies are those that have been established by the CSA as the critical technologies to be developed to meet objectives set forth by the Canadian Space Strategy. 

For every Priority Technologies (PTs) the work solicited is the development and advancement of these technologies up to potentially Technology Readiness Level 6 (TRL 6) to reduce technical uncertainties and support approval and implementation of specific potential future space missions of interest to Canada.

Period of Contract: Depending on the Technology Readiness Level (TRL) covered by each technology development contract periods are expected to vary between 9 and 30 months.

Intellectual Property:The Intellectual property will vest with the contractor except the "IERIS Document Change Notice" of the Priority Technology 10 (PT 10) - Dexterous Interface and Tool For Planetary and Deep Space, for which Canada will own all intellectual property rights in foreground information.

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

Trade agreements: This requirement is not subject to the trade agreements.

Canadian Content: The requirement is limited to Canadian goods and/or services.

Controlled Goods Program: This procurement could be subject to the Controlled Goods Program. The Defence production Act defines Canadian Controlled Goodsas certain goods listed in Canadas Export Control List, a regulation made pursuant to the Export and Import Permits Act (EIPA)."

Federal Contractors Program for Employment Equity: The Federal Contractors Program (FCP) for employment equity applies tothis procurement; see Part 5  Certifications, Part 7 - Resulting Contract Clauses and the annex titled "Federal Contracts 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.

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2017-04-19
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2017-04-19
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2017-04-27
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2017-04-27
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2017-04-28
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2017-04-28
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU003.PDF003English- 2017-05-10
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU003.PDF003French- 2017-05-10
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU004.PDF004English- 2017-05-16
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU004.PDF004French- 2017-05-16
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU005.PDF005English- 2017-06-01
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU005.PDF005French- 2017-06-01
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU006.PDF006English- 2017-06-02
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU006.PDF006French- 2017-06-02
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.E14322.EBSU007.PDF007English- 2017-06-06
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B575.F14322.EBSU007.PDF007French- 2017-06-06

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