Future Fighter Capability Project - Suppliers List Invitation (W847A-180210/A)

Tender Notice

Status

Publishing status
Active
Days to closing
7986 years 11 months hence

Dates

Publication date
2017/12/12
Amendment date
2018/01/10
Date closing
9999/08/31 14:00 Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Details

Reference number
PW-$NGF-002-26574
Solicitation number
W847A-180210/A
Region of delivery
National Capital Region
Notice type
Letter of Interest (LOI)/Request for Information (RFI)
GSIN
Trade agreement
  • None
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Department of National Defence

Contact Information

Contact name
Folkes-Dallaire, Paula
Contact email
TPSGC.PCFAC-FFCP.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
Contact phone
(613) 996-3261 ( )
Contact fax
( ) -
Contact address
101 Colonel-By Drive
Building NDHQ-2TN
Room II-02
Ottawa
Ottawa
K1A0K2

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)
-
Tender notice updates
Get notifications for this tender notice:
e-mail   RSS feed   Atom feed
For more information on notifications, visit the Follow Opportunities page.

Description

Trade Agreement: NONE
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: N/A - P&A/LOI Only
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

This Letter of Interest is to invite suppliers to submit a response to the Suppliers List Invitation (SLI) for the Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP). 


NATURE OF REQUIREMENTS: 
Canadas project for the replacement of the aging fighter fleet is called the Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP). Canadas current intention for the FFCP is to procure a solution that may include 88 advanced fighter aircraft and associated equipment, training, maintenance and engineering, materiel support, initial weapons, expendables, ammunition, required infrastructure changes, sustainment set-up to enable achievement of full operational capability of the new fleet, and a potential period of sustainment for the new fleet.

Canadas Industrial and Technological Benefits (ITB) Policy, including the Value Proposition and the requirement for suppliers to place investment in Canada equal to the value of the contract(s), will apply to the FFCP.
This procurement is subject to national security exception and is, therefore, excluded from all of the obligations of the trade agreements.


SUPPLIERS LIST INVITATION (SLI):
The Suppliers List Invitation (SLI) is a process for the creation of a Suppliers List. This SLI is not an invitation to submit proposals for the FFCP procurement process. No contract or bilateral/ multilateral government agreement for the provision of advanced aircraft and associated elements will be awarded as a result of the activities under the SLI phase.

This SLI has no defined closing date and will remain open until such time as Canada no longer considers it to be required. At that time, Canada will amend the letter of interest to reflect the actual SLI closing date.

The FFCP competitive procurement process will require Government or a Defence Organisation (as applicable), and fighter aircraft Manufacturer involvement. As such, each Supplier on the Suppliers List will be composed of several entities, at a minimum a Government or a Defence Organisation (as applicable), and a fighter aircraft Manufacturer. The terms "Supplier", "Government", "Defence Organisation" and "Manufacturer" are defined terms for the purposes of the SLI (see article 2.1 of the SLI). 

A complete response to the SLI consists of:
a) Completed Annex A1 to the SLI-Government/Defence Organisation Response Form;
b) Completed Annex A2 to the SLI-Manufacturer Response Form; and
c) Responses to the Suppliers List Criteria, Annex B to the SLI 
Responses to the SLI may be submitted in either official language of Canada.

Only Suppliers on the Suppliers List at the time of notification of solicitation will be invited to participate in subsequent formal supplier engagement and to submit proposals for the FFCP. That notification could be issued as early as 12 February 2018. Canada will publish a notice on Buyandsell.gc.ca advising that the notification has been issued.


ANTICIPATED TIMELINE FOR THE CREATION OF THE FFCP SUPPLIERS LIST:
- Requested response submission date: No later than 9 February 2018
- Notification of solicitation: To be indicated by Canada at a later time in accordance with Article 1.4 of the SLI (as early as 12 February 2018)


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Additional information on the Future Fighter Capability Project, including a Future Fighter Industry Day to be held on 22 January 2018, can be found at the following website:  http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/app-acq/amd-dp/air/snac-nfps/CF-18-eng.html


POINT OF CONTACT:
Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP)
Mrs. Paula Folkes-Dallaire, Senior Director
Telephone: (613) 996-3261
E-mail: TPSGC.PCFAC-FFCP.PWGSC@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca 


DELIVERY DATE:  
To be identified at a later time


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.

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

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.E26574.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2017-12-12
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.F26574.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2017-12-12
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.E26574.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2017-12-18
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.F26574.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2017-12-18
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.E26574.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2018-01-10
ABES.PROD.PW_NGF.B002.F26574.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2018-01-10