Ottawa, Ontario – Rideau Canal, Hog's Back Fixed Bridge and Dam Rehabilitation, Bundle 2 (EQ754-201218/A)

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Publication date
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Date closing
2019/10/08 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
Tendering procedure
All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive procurement strategy
Lowest/Lower Bid
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Caporusso, Mary
Contact email
Contact phone
(416) 512-5859 ( )
Contact fax
(416) 952-1257
Contact address
Ontario Region
10th Floor, 4900 Yonge Street
M2N 6A6


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Trade Agreement: Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
Tendering Procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Lowest/Lower Bid
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 

Project No. R.079166.029
Title: Ottawa, Ontario – Rideau Canal, Hog’s Back Fixed Bridge and Dam Rehabilitation, Bundle 2 

Notice is hereby given that the closing date for the reception of tenders previously due on October 3,2019 at 14:00 hours is extended to October 8,2019 at 14:00 hours. 

There is no Security Requirement associated with this requirement.

Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC), Real Property Branch, on behalf of Parks Canada have a requirement for a qualified contractor to carry out work at Hog’s Back Fixed Bridge and Dam, located on Hog's Back Road between Colonel By Drive at west side and Riverside Drive at east side in City of Ottawa, Ontario.  All work shall be in accordance with Project No. R. 079166.029 Specification and Drawings.

Work under this Contract comprises of furnishing of all labor, material, tools, equipment, plant, and supervision required for replacement of the Hog’s Back Fixed Bridge superstructure components,rehabilitation/ components, rehabilitation/reconstruction of the top of substructure components such as abutment walls, piers and wingwalls, rehabilitation of the bridge lighting, implementation of electric connection within the existing network, installation of conduits for public services and the adjustment of the road for the new Hog’s Back Fixed Bridge.

The estimated cost for this opportunity is within the following cost category is between:  $5,000,001 to $20,000,000.

The Contractor must complete the work as follows:
1.Hog’s Back Road to be open to vehicular and pedestrian traffic by January 1, 2021. 
2.Contractor to finish all work, have site restored and demobilize entirely from site before Victoria Day weekend 2021.

There will be a site visit on September 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.  Interested bidders are to meet at Parks Canada Boat Launch, Parking Lot at 588 Hog’s Back Road (south east of the fixed bridge).

Bidders are to wear their own Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E) including hard hat and safety boots.

The representative of the bidder will be required to sign the Site Visit Attendance Sheet at the site visit. 

Bidders are requested to register 24 hours prior to the site visit, with the Contracting Officer, Mary Caporusso to confirm their attendance and provide the name(s) of the person(s) who will attend, in order to gain access to the site.    

Bidders who do not attend will not be precluded from submitting a bid.

Any clarifications or changes to the bid solicitation resulting from the site visit will be included as an amendment to the bid solicitation.

Bidders must meet all the mandatory requirements specified in the tender document. Failure to comply with any or all the mandatory requirements will render the bid non-compliant and no further consideration will be given to the bid.

All enquiries of a technical and contractual nature, are to be submitted to the Contracting Officer, Mary Caporusso.  Telephone No. (416) 318-8637, Facsimile No. (416) 952-1257, 
E-mail address:

Delivery Date: 22/08/2019

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Solicitation Documents

FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2019-08-29
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2019-08-29
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2019-09-06
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2019-09-06
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU002.PDF002English- 2019-09-09
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU002.PDF002French- 2019-09-09
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU003.PDF003English- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU003.PDF003French- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU004.PDF004English- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU004.PDF004French- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU005.PDF005English- 2019-09-19
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU005.PDF005French- 2019-09-19
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU006.PDF006English- 2019-09-23
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU006.PDF006French- 2019-09-23
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU007.PDF007English- 2019-09-23
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU007.PDF007French- 2019-09-23
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU008.PDF008English- 2019-09-26
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU008.PDF008French- 2019-09-26
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU009.PDF009English- 2019-09-27
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU009.PDF009French- 2019-09-27
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU010.PDF010English- 2019-10-01
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU010.PDF010French- 2019-10-01
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU011.PDF011English- 2019-10-02
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU011.PDF011French- 2019-10-02
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU012.PDF012English- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU012.PDF012French- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU013.PDF013English- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU013.PDF013French- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU014.PDF014English- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU014.PDF014French- 2019-10-03
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.EBSU015.PDF015English- 2019-10-04
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.EBSU015.PDF015French- 2019-10-04


FileAmendment numberLanguageUnique Download Event (English page)Date added
209.40404.01_esg_-_ontario_waterways_july_2017.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
concrete_core_testing_-_hogs_back_dam_ottawa_ontario_2018.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
drawings_bundle_2_-_2019-08-23.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
e-spec_hogs_back_bundle_2_-_2019-08-08_en.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
f-spec_hogs_back_lot_2_-_2019-08-09_fr.pdfNot availableFrench- 2019-08-29
hogs_back_dam_and_fixed_bridge_-_as_built_1977_-_drawings_001_to_031.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
rpt-2018-07-09-dss_hogs_back.pdfNot availableEnglish- 2019-08-29
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA003.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-09
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA004.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-09
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA005.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA007.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA009.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA006.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA010.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-11
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA008.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-12
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA011.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA013.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA012.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA014.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-09-16
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA015.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-09-23
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.E2487.ATTA016.PDFNot availableEnglish- 2019-10-01
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA017.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-10-01
ABES.PROD.PW_PWL.B012.F2487.ATTA018.PDFNot availableFrench- 2019-10-03

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