ARCHIVED S/O Geotechnical Srvs. - Various NL (E0224-122808/A)

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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
7 years 4 months ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2012/04/23 14:00 Newfoundland Standard Time (NST)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
Newfoundland and Labrador
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)
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Woodman, Alexis
Contact phone
(709) 772-2980 ( )
Contact fax
(709) 772-4603
Contact address
John Cabot Building
10 Barters Hill, P.O. Box 4600
St. John's
A1C 5T2


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Trade Agreement: WTO-AGP/NAFTA/AIT/Canada-Peru
FTA/Canada-Colombia FTA
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Attachment: YES (MERX) Electronic
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 
Woodman, Alexis
Telephone No. - (709) 772-2980
 Fax No. - (709) 772-4603

Request for Standing Offer for  Geotechnical Services, Various
Locations, NL

Public Works & Government Services Canada has a requirement to
establish and Regional Individual Standing Offer for
Geotechnical Services in Various Locations across Newfoundland
and Labrador.

Supply and operation of drilling equipment, supervision of
drilling operations, and preparation of factual reports for
proposed marine facilities throughout NL.  Specifically four (4)
regions: Eastern Newfoudland, Central Newfoundland, Western
Newfoundland and Labrador.  Bidder has the option to bid on one,
two, three, or all four specified regions.

The term for the standing offer is for 2 years, on an "as and
when required basis". A standing offer is an agreement and  not
a contract.  The Crown reserves the right to award to more than
one contractor.


With the introduction of the new Government Electronic Tendering
Service (GETS III), there are significant changes to Public
Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) solicitations.

Bidders are responsible for obtaining copies of solicitation
forms, special instructions, and specifications which are now
available directly from the MERX site. Bidders will arrange to
print the documents they require at a printer of their choice or
on their own equipment.  Addenda, when issued, will be available
from the MERX service provider.  It is the responsibility of the
Bidder to ensure that all addenda issued prior to solicitation
closing have been obtained and addressed in the submitted offer.

Firms intending to submit offers on this project should obtain
Request for Standing Offer documents through the MERX services
provider at, referencing the solicitation
number.  The telephone number for MERX is 1-800-964-MERX (6379)
all across Canada.  Firms that elect to base their bids on
solicitation documents obtained from other sources do so at
their own risk and will be solely responsible to inform the
contracting authority of their intention to bid.  

Bids will be received in English, or French at:  Public Works
and Government Services Canada, Bid Receiving Unit, 10 Barter's
Hill, P.O. Box 4600, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador   A1C

Please be advised that revised labour conditions and wage
schedule apply and are referenced in the solicitation document.

The estimated value for this opportunity is within the range of:
$500,001.00 to $1,0000,000.00.

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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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.BK_PWD.B008.E5565.EBSU000.PDF000English- Not available
ABES.PROD.BK_PWD.B008.F5565.EBSU000.PDF000French- Not available
ABES.PROD.BK_PWD.B008.E5565.EBSU001.PDF001English- Not available
ABES.PROD.BK_PWD.B008.F5565.EBSU001.PDF001French- Not available


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.BK_PWD.B008.E5565.ATTA001.PDFNot availableEnglish- Not available

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