Concept Studies Secondary Payloads & Nanomissions (9F050-170072/B)

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Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2018/01/22 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)


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Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Notice type
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
Mathurin, Martine
Contact email
Contact phone
(514) 712-5733 ( )
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 8th 2017:

In person or by mail:
Place Bonaventure, 1st Floor
800 de la Gauchetière Street West
Suite 1110
Montreal (QC), H5A 1L6


Project Title  
Space Exploration Concept Studies for Planetary Secondary Payloads and Nanomissions

Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) on behalf of Canadian Space Agency (CSA) located in St-Hubert, (Quebec), is seeking bids to conduct concept studies related to secondary payloads or nanomission investigations for planetary exploration. The outcome of the concept studies should target CSA Space Exploration's Science Readiness Level (SRL) 3 or higher.

Period of Contract 
From date of award for up to 12 months.
Intellectual Property 
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 Canadian services. 

Bidders' Conference
There is an optional Bidders' Conference associated with this requirement. Consult Part 2 - Bidder Instructions.

Federal Contractors Program for Employment Equity 
The Federal Contractors Program (FCP) for employment equity applies to this procurement; refer to Part 5 - Certifications and Additional Information.

All inquiries and other communications concerning this Request for Proposals must be sent in writing only to the contracting authority, named herein.   

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Public Works and Government Services Canada retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement.

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.B770.E14626.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2017-11-21
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B770.F14626.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2017-11-21
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B770.E14626.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2017-11-30
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B770.F14626.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2017-11-30
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B770.E14626.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2017-12-15
ABES.PROD.PW_MTB.B770.F14626.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2017-12-15

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