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Southern Ontario

Owen Sound Kelso Beach Electrical System Design & Engineering

Industry Name: Leisure/Parks/Recreation

Trade Name: Parks/Playgrounds

Project Street: 2nd Avenue West

Project City: Owen Sound

Detail Of Services: The City requires electrical system design and engineering consulting services for preliminary investigation and reporting, and subsequent design and engineering services for upgrading the existing system and Kelso Beach Park to meet electrical recommendations in the Kelso Beach Master Plan, and support modern special event requirements.

Questions Contact: Louise Hird, Purchasing Agent, Phone: (519) 376-4440 Ext. 1246 Email:

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SSW/WOHS Parking Management & Operations

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Parking/Paving

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Multiple

Detail Of Services: The objectives of this RFP are to provide a seamless, efficient, customer-centered, cost-efficient parking operation for our Patients, Visitors, Physicians and Volunteers and to ensure the parking system has the capability to continue to expand and integrate through technology in the future. Additional objectives include the following:

  • Capacity Management (innovative strategies to assist with ongoing pressures)
    • Patient experience (customer service oriented individuals who understand the healthcare environment)
    • Vehicular flow (an understanding of traffic demand management and efficient ways of operating our lots)
    • Innovation (the ability to create, design, or recommend new and creative solutions that can enhance the current operations at WOHS)
    • Reporting (the ability to track, create, and provide reports on an ad-hoc request basis. Financial, capacity, peak periods of occupancy, customer interactions, etc.)
    • Maintenance/servicing (the ability to provide a maintenance schedule that will confirm the reliability and life span of our equipment. Will require 24/7/365 technical support, with a 2-4 hour (based on KPI requirements) response time for any service calls)
    • Parking experience in a healthcare setting (partnering with a provider who has the expertise to take our current operations to the next level).

Deadline for Questions: October 15, 2019 at 12:00 PM

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Welland 2019 Dain City Stormwater Risk Assessment

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Sewer/Drainage Utilities

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Welland

Detail Of Services: Request for Proposal for 2019 Dain City Stormwater Risk Assessment.

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Blue Mountains Disposal Site Hydro Pole & Electrical Service

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Electrical Utilities

Project Street: 788090 Grey Road 13

Project City: Blue Mountains

Detail Of Services: The purpose of this project is to extend an existing on-site pole line complete with two new sub-panels and power pedestals. The awarded contractor will be responsible for:

  • Installation of new treated wood poles along laneway
  • Installation of new central meter
  • Extension of power to two separate locations with underground to sub-panel/power pedestals

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. Purchasing Department, Email:

Questions Deadline: Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:30:00 PM (EDT)

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Northern Ontario

Kenora Snow Haul Removal Services

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Landscaping/Snow Control

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Kenora

Detail Of Services: The City of Kenora requires tandem trucks for snow removal operations during the 2019/2020 winter season. The hiring of tandem trucks will be on an hourly and rotational basis. The hourly rate per truck will be $54.00. The hourly rate includes truck, driver, wood sideboard extensions, fuel, maintenance and all operating expenses. The rate will be in effect from November 1, 2019 to April 30, 2018

Questions Contact: Questions may be directed to: Roger Wilcott, Roads Division Lead, 807-467-2247

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Markstay Warren Dupuis Road & Nipissing Road Reconstruction

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: General Roadwork

Project Street: Various/Multiple

Project City: Markstay Warren

Detail Of Services: For Reconstruction of Dupuis Road and Nipissing Road. Nipissing Road Approximately 785² meters of class 2 of surface treatment HF1505 emulsion. Dupuis Road Approximately 4,578² meters of double class 2 of surface treatment HF1505 emulsion

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Eastern Ontario

Carleton University Carleton Dominion Chalmers Centre

Industry Name: Educational

Trade Name: College/University

Project Street: 1125 Colonel By Drive

Project City: Ottawa

Detail Of Services: Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre (CDCC) is an Arts, Performance and Learning Centre dedicated to providing a welcoming, professional and safe environment to foster programming that is multi-generational, diverse, and inclusive. The University is seeking a team of qualified consultants to assist the University in developing a master plan for the facility. CDCC is the university’s first downtown Ottawa building, and the centre will serve a variety of user groups from Carleton University and the community at large. In North America, many universities have developed from religious origins, but on this occasion Carleton University is working in reverse having been founded to serve veterans returning from the world war and years later purchasing their own church to development for community outreach.

Questions Contact: Jennifer Kearns, Phone: 613-520-2600 ext. 8822 Email:

Questions Deadline: October 16, 2019 at 2:00pm

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PWGSC LaSalle Causeway Maintenance Work

Industry Name: Heavy/Highway/Utilities

Trade Name: Sitework/Clearing/Tree Removal

Project Street: 386 Ontario Street

Project City: Kingston

Detail Of Services: Provide all necessary labour, tools, equipment, materials, safety devices, and supervision required to provide regular maintenance services such that the LaSalle Causeway will be safe, reliable, and meet operational requirements. Work of this contract comprises of the following but not limited to: Cleanup; Disposal; Graffiti; Potholes; Grass Cutting; Removal of Dangerous Substances; Spring Cleaning; Touch-up Coating; Snow Removal; Pressure Washing; Crack Sealing and Traffic Control.

Questions Contact: Dhanna, Sheila Phone: (416) 315-9944 Email:

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