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Tender Notice


Publishing status
Days to closing
4 years 2 weeks ago


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2015/06/29 14:00 Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of delivery
British Columbia
Notice type
Notice of Proposed Procurement (NPP)
Trade agreement
  • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
Tendering procedure
If 3+ bids offer Canadian goods/services other bids will not be considered
Competitive procurement strategy
Best Overall Proposal
Procurement entity
Public Works and Government Services Canada
End user entity
National Research Council Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Sole, Mike
Contact phone
(250) 363-8444 ( )
Contact fax
(250) 363-3344
Contact address
401 - 1230 Government Street
Victoria, B. C.
V8W 3X4


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Trade Agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
Tendering Procedures: If 3+ bids offer Canadian goods/services
other bids will not be considered
Competitive Procurement Strategy: Best Overall  Proposal
Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: No
Nature of Requirements: 
NFIRAOS NTG Turbulence Generator
Sole, Mike
Telephone No. - (250) 363-8444 
Fax No. - (250) 363-3344
Email -

This notice amendment is issued to extend the bid solicitation
period to 29 June 2015.
All other terms and conditions remain the same.

The National Research Council of Canada(NRC) requires research
and development services for engineering and design in support
of the Near Field Adaptive Optics System (NFIRAOS) subsystems
indicated below:

NFRIAOS Turbulence Generator (NTG) 
Which deploys turbulence phase screen and transverses it in
presribed velocities and accelerations between two postions
including optical moutn, motion stage, support structure and
motion control hardware.

The requirement is subject to the provisions of the Agreement on
Internal Trade (AIT).

The requirement is subject to a preference for Canadian goods
and/or services.

The National Research Council has determined that any
intellectual property rights arising from the performance of the
Work under the resulting contract will belong to Canada, on the
following grounds: 
The main purpose of the contract, or of the deliverables
contracted for, is to deliver a component or subsystem that will
be incorporated into a complete system at a later date, as a
prerequisite to the planned transfer of the complete system to
the private sector, through licensing or assignment of
ownership, for purposes of commercial exploitation.

Due to the highly technical nature of the design documents, they
are only available in English.
The documents will be available on written request (email ) to
the Contracting Authority specified herein, including submission
of the completed Annex D Non-disclosure agreement.

This office of Public Works and Government Services Canada
serves the public in English.
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.PW_VIC.B250.E6732.EBSU000.PDF000English- 2015-05-20
ABES.PROD.PW_VIC.B250.F6732.EBSU000.PDF000French- 2015-05-20
ABES.PROD.PW_VIC.B250.E6732.EBSU001.PDF001English- 2015-06-03
ABES.PROD.PW_VIC.B250.F6732.EBSU001.PDF001French- 2015-06-03

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