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What’s Canada Buying? 28 September 2015

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  • Wanted:  MITTENS, SHELL/INSERTS COLD WEATHER — This requirement is to provide the Department of National Defence with Mittens, Shell Extreme Cold Weather and Mitten, Insert, Extreme Cold Weather for stock replenishment. The Mittens and Mitten Inserts must be manufactured in accordance with the Design Data List DDL 8486-151779 dated 14-11-07, Specifications, Drawings, Patte(r)ns and Statement of Work at Annex B and sealed patterns. Delivery to the DND in Montreal, Quebec and Edmonton, Alberta. Firm Quantity: The firm quantity is 15,200 pairs of Mittens and 8,000 pairs of Mitten Liners ….” 
  • Wanted:  Winter Mobility and Avalanche Survival Training …. REQUIREMENT: A four (4) day Winter Mobility and Avalanche Survival Training activity for the Canadian Army’ 1 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (1 CMBG). Two (2) separate two (2) day serials are to occur on 2-3 February 2016 and 4-5 February 2016. 3rd Canadian Division (3 Cdn Div) is tasked to develop and maintain expertise in Arctic and Mountain Operations, as dictated by the Canadian Army Operating Plan. In order to meet 3 Cdn Div’ operational readiness requirements, as well as meet common Winter Mobility training objectives, 1 CMBG plans to conduct enhanced Winter Mobility Training in order to enable soldiers to operate effectively and safely in mountainous terrain. This training will occur in the vicinity of the Rocky Mountain Army Cadet Camp near Cochrane, AB, which will be used to conduct winter training, as well as serve as the accommodations and administrative area for Winter Mobility and Avalanche Survival Training. To address the shortfall of qualified ski instructors in the military, 1 CMBG proposes to contract out the military skiing and avalanche safety portion of the training to a qualified contractor, which will augment the existing military winter training. The requirements of the winter training will be filled by military instructors …..” – more details in Statement of Work here
  • Wanted:  “CBRN Education Services”  From the bid documents: “The Department of National Defence (DND) has a requirement for the design, development, preparation, coordination and execution of a part-time CBRN Certificate program compliant with the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities standard that will provide students with a CBRN Technician Certificate with full college credits …. Name and address of the pre-identified supplier: Loyalist College ….”
  • Wanted:  MEOSAR Ground Segment (Request for Information) – The Department of National Defence is engaging suppliers for the Medium Earth Orbit Search and Rescue (MEOSAR) Ground Segment Phase II in order to develop the Statement of Work, Specification, Evaluation Criteria for the requirement. Also, to obtain pricing information for the corresponding requirement including in-service support for the first 5 years ….” – more on MEOSAR here
  • Wanted:  DND Radarsat Order Desk Operator …. The Canadian Armed Force (CAF) of the Department of National Defence (DND) requires a remote sensing capability to conduct, wide area surveillance of selected areas of the Canadian land mass and littoral areas. This capability will be provided through the acquisition and processing of RADARSAT-1 and RADARSAT-2 satellite imagery within the Polar Epsilon system. This capability will augment the current active surveillance resources primarily comprised of other commercial sensors and allied systems. DND and the CAF have a requirement for the provision of professional services of wide area surveillance of selected areas of the Canadian land Mass and littoral areas in support of processing RADARSAT-1 and RADARSAT-2 satellite imagery within the Polar Epsilon system ….”
  • Wanted:  GRP RHIB CADETS …. The Department of National Defence has a requirement to purchase between seventeen (17) to twenty (20) 5.5-6.5m Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats (RHIB), with trailers and motors. The boats will be used on the east and west coasts and inland waters of Canada for the Royal Canadian Sea Cadet (RCSC) program to provide on water safety/rescue/workboat (SRW) mission capabilities ….”
  • Wanted:  TICK-BORNE ENCEPHALITIS VACCINE …. The Department of National Defence has a requirement for tick borne encephalitis vaccine to be delivered to the Central Equipment Depot in Petawawa, Ontario Canada. Quantity: Firm Quantity: Sufficient doses to vaccinate 500 adults. Optional quantity: Sufficient doses to vaccinate up to 4000 adults over next 4 years ….”
  • RCAF Headed South (1)  Wanted: Hotel Amenities San Diego CA (W3435-15H038/A) …. The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), 435 Squadron, will be deploying to San Diego, CA, U.S.A, in support of Exercise Cougar South 15 Part 2. The anticipated period of the operation is from 23 Oct to 25 Nov 2015 (inclusive). These dates and number of people could vary. The CAF will require contracted support for accommodations, hotel amenities and laundry service. The Contractor will provide accommodations services in single and double occupancy to 72 Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel from October 23 to November 25 2015, for a total of 499 room nights. The requirement for rooms and number of personnel vary ….”
  • RCAF Headed South (2)  Wanted: SAN DIEGO VEHICLE RENTAL …. The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), 435 Squadron, will be deploying to San Diego, CA, U.S.A, in support of Exercise Cougar South 15 Part 2. The anticipated period of the operation is from 23 Oct to 25 Nov 2015 (inclusive). The CAF requires contracted support for the provision of rental vehicles without drivers in Brown Field Municipal Airport, San Diego, CA from 23 Oct to 25 Nov 2015 ….”
  • RCAF Headed South (3)  Wanted: AIRCRAFT FUELING SERVICE …. Regional Individual Standing Offer for an aircraft fueling service including aviation fuel (Into-Plane), refueling and de-fueling in accordance with one of the industry standards listed in the solicitation documents. Delivery to Brown Field Municipal Airport (ICAO:KSDM) in San Diego, California, USA on an as- and when-requested basis from date of issuance of standing offer up to and including Dec 31, 2015 with an option to extend the standing offer period until March 31, 2016. Quantity: 360,000 US gallons approximately ….”

 

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Written by milnews.ca

28 September 15 at 15:00

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