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Eastern Ontario

Ottawa Painting Services RFSO

Industry Name: Public Buildings

Trade Name: Other Public Buildings

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Ottawa

Detail Of Services: The Recreation, Culture and Facility Services Department of City of Ottawa, hereinafter referred to as the City, is seeking offers from qualified contractors to provide all labour, equipment, and materials for the provision of painting services on an as and when requested basis, in accordance with the attached terms, conditions, and specifications,(the “Work”).The proposed period of this Standing Offer will commence on date of award(approximately 01 March 2022) and shall end on 28 February 2025, a 3-year period. There will be no extension options for this Standing Offer. During the timeframe of this Standing Offer, other Departments within the City may also make call ups under these terms.

Questions Contact: Daniel Casal 613-580-2400 ext. 22025

Northern Ontario

OSS/MNRF Tube Lake Dam and Bridge Replacement

Industry Name: Water/Marine Construction

Trade Name: Dams/Gates

Project Street: Waterfalls Road

Project City: Town of Spanish

Detail Of Services: Request for Bids for the construction of a new dam and a new bridge upstream of the existing Tube Lake Dam and removal of the existing dam. The dam is located on the Waterfalls Road, three kilometres east from the Town of Spanish, Ontario. The dam was constructed in 1953 and comprises of a 4-metre-high concrete gravity structure with a single stop log sluiceway, earth embankments and no emergency spillway. Incorporated in the dam is a road bridge. The concrete structure is in poor condition and must be replaced. The work consists of the construction of a new reinforced concrete overflow weir with one stop log control sluiceway and the construction of a new bridge, immediately upstream of the existing dam. The work shall also include the installation of a temporary bridge to maintain access on Waterfalls Road. The contractor shall stage the removal of the existing dam and bridge in accordance to the construction drawings. Work in the water can occur between July 16, 2022 to September 30, 2022 and July 16, 2023 to September 30, 2023.

Questions Contact: Jason MacDonald – Please submit questions by using the messaging function within the Ontario Tenders Portal (Jaggaer)

Southern Ontario

Hamilton Various Locations Granular Shouldering

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Gravel Supply/Spread/Dust Suppression

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Hamilton

Detail Of Services: The Work for this Project includes, but is not limited to, the supply, placing, grading and compacting of approximately 9,000 tonnes per year of granular “A” limestone over existing roadside shoulders (various locations, depths, widths and lengths) within the City of Hamilton. A list of locations will be issued to the Contractor after the award of Contract. The list will include approximately 10 to 15 locations where Granular Shouldering services are required.

Questions Contact: Bidders are advised that inquiries regarding the interpretation of the documents shall be directed to the Purchasing Department via the Submit a Question button for the selected bid opportunity. Question Deadline: Tue Jan 11, 2022 12:00:00 PM (EST) Melissa Farrugia Procurement Specialist Phone: (905) 546-2424, ext. 5930 Email:

Burlington Fire Station 8 RTU & BAS Replacement

Industry Name: Public Buildings

Trade Name: Emergency Services Facilities

Project Street: 1837 Ironstone Dr

Project City: Burlington

Detail Of Services: Fire Station 8 – RTU and BAS Replacement. Refer to documents for further details.

Questions Contact: Bidders are advised that inquiries regarding the interpretation of the documents shall be directed to the Purchasing Department via the Submit a Question button for the selected bid opportunity. Hasan Rabby Email: Question Deadline: Wed Jan 5, 2022 2:00:00 PM (EST)

Plexxus/NYGH Generator Tap Box & Load Bank Installation

Industry Name: Medical

Trade Name: Hospitals

Project Street: 4001 Leslie Street

Project City: Toronto

Detail Of Services: This RFP is an invitation from Plexxus to prospective suppliers to submit Proposals for the provision of installing new tap box package on the existing generators.

Questions Contact: All communications regarding this project can be issued via the secure messaging functionality on the Ontario Tenders Portal (OTP) and directed to the Project Administrator.

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