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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
7 years 10 months ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2014/03/11 14:00 Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
  • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
  • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
  • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • World Trade Organization-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP)
  • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
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
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Poot (NCS), Marc
Contact phone
(780) 497-3520 ( )
Contact fax
(780) 497-3510
Contact address
Northern Contaminated Site Program
Telus Plaza North, 5th floor
10025 Jasper Avenue
T5J 1S6


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Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada FTAs with
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: Yes
Nature of Requirements: 
Solicitation No.:EW699-141714/A
Marc Poot
Telephone No. - (780) 497-3520 
Fax No. - (780) 497-3510



Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) on behalf of
Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) has a
requirement for the supply of all labour, equipment and material
for remediation activities at Nottingham Island, Former Weather
Station, Nunavut.  Work for this requirement includes, but not
limited to, the following: 

Preparation of planning documents and submittals; Mobilization
and demobilization of all personnel, equipment, support
facilities and materials; 

Transport and off-site disposal of all nonhazardous demolition
debris and all other non-hazardous debris waste materials;

Off-site disposal of all hazardous demolition debris; 

Demolition of existing structures;

Off-site transportation and disposal of Asbestos Containing

Excavation, and off-site disposal of both Petroleum Hydro Carbon
(PHC) impacted, Metal impacted, and co-contaminated soils 

Provision of the following site support services:  Provision and
maintenance of Departmental Representative's vehicles;
Construction Camp facilities, including operation, maintenance,
catering and janitorial service; Safety, fire protection, office
and medical services;  Transportation services to site for
Departmental Representative and Departmental Representative
Authorized Personnel to site; Communication services for
Contractor and Departmental Representative and Provision of
Wildlife Monitors.


The site is located approximately 140 km. southwest of Cape
Dorset, Nunavut in the Qikiqtaaluk region along the banks of the
Hudson Strait. Ivujivik, Quebec is situated approximately 80 km
south of the site and is the closest community.  The closest
Nunavut community to the site is Cape Dorset, Nunavut (~140 km.,
to the North).  The approximate centre of the site is located at
the coordinates 63.111974 N, 77.938633 W. 

At the present time the site is accessible by helicopter with a
landing pad south of the bunkhouse. There is no airstrip
available for fixed-wing aircraft on the island. Historically,
when the site was operational, it was accessible by boat with
the landing area on the beach immediately south of the site.  A
trail runs east to west along the north end of the site and is
approximately 2.7 m. wide with no embankment, and is accessible
by All Terraine Vehicle at the present time.  Existing saturated
soil conditions within the work area might require the use of
low weight bearing equipment in order to perform the remediation


This is not a  Mandatory Bidders' Conference and those who do
not attend are not precluded from submitting a bid when the
intended RFP is issued. However, potential bidders are strongly
encouraged to attend. It should be noted that potential bidders
who do not attend or send a representative will not be given an
alternative appointment.  

An optional  Bidders' Conference has also been scheduled 09:00
A.M. (local time) 13 February, 2014 in Iqaluit, Nuanvut at the
Discovery Lodge Hotel 1056 Mivvik Street.

Bidders are requested to communicate with the Contracting
Authority before the conference to confirm attendance. Bidders
should provide, in writing, to the Contracting Authority, the
names of the person(s) who will be attending and a list of
issues they wish to table at least 3 working days before the
scheduled conference.

Potential bidders or their representative will be responsible
for making their way to Iqaluit.   All travel & living costs
associated with travel to Iqaluit for the purpose of attending
the Optional Bidders Conference will be borne by the Bidder or
their representative.
Bidders are advised that any clarifications or changes resulting
from the bidders' conference shall be included as an amendment
to the bid solicitation document.


The proposed requirement is subject to the following
Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements:

Nunavut Land Claims Agreement (NLCA) 

The benefits that apply to this procurement are contained in
Part 6 - Bid Criteria of Article 24 - Government Contracts of
the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement (NLCA.   and;

Nunavik Inuit Land Claims Agreements (NILCA)   

The proposed requirement is subject to the Nunavik Inuit Land
Claims Agreement (NLICA). The benefits that will apply are
contained in: Article 13: Nunavik Inuit Land Claims Agreement. 


The proposed requirement is subject to the provisions of the
North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFT),  the World Trade
Organization - Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP) and
Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT).


The method of procurement chosen for this requirement calls for
the submission of proposals by contractors who will deliver a
strategy that best meets Canada's needs as described in the RFP.
 Proposals must meet all Mandatory requirements set out in the
bid evaluation criteria. Those bidders who achieve a minimum 
60% overall score will be further considered using the assessed
Best Value to the Crown (60% Merit + 40% Cost) Contractor
Selection method set out in the bid documents.


Bidders must submit a complete list of names of all individuals
who are currently directors of the Bidder. Furthermore, as
determined by the Special Investigations Directorate,
Departmental Oversight Branch, each individual named on the list
may be requested to complete a Consent to a Criminal Record
Verification form.


All travel & living costs associated with travel to  and
attending the optional Bidder's Conference will be borne by the
Bidder or their representative(s) except where otherwise


Bidders may visit    

Delivery Date: Above-mentioned

The Crown retains the right to negotiate with suppliers on any

Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

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