Tidbits from Both Sides of the Fight

What’s Canada Buying? October 26, 2015

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  • Wanted:  “Pouches for the Modular Fighting Rig …. The Contractor is required to provide Canada for the Department of National Defence (DND) with Pouches for the Modular Fighting Rig to be supplied in four (4) distinct types.  Item 001 – Tra(u)ma Pouch; Item 002 – Radio Pouch; Item 003 – Tourniquet Pouch; Item 004 – Ammo Pouch ….” – more details/specs here
  • Wanted:  “Highly Infectious Disease Patient Aeromedical Evacuation (HIDPAE) …. Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) on behalf of the Department of National Defence (DND) intends to establish a interest including price and availability from industry for a Highly Infectious Disease Patient Aeromedical Evacuation Project (HIDPAE). The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) requires the capability to provide aeromedical evacuation of patients with highly infectious deseases to a third location from operational zones both overseas and continental.  The purpose of this RFI is to provide industry with an early opportunity to comment on DND’s requirement for (HIDPAE) ….” – more details/questions here
  • Wanted:  “Tactical Drivers Course …. The Department of National Defence (DND) has a requirement for the delivery of Tactical Driver’s Training course as per Annex A, Statement of Work ….”
  • Wanted:  “Geomatics Technicians Training …. The Military Personnel Generation Training Group (MPGTG) in coordination with the Mapping and Charting Establishment (MCE) – School of Military Mapping (SMM) require the delivery of a training program that will satisfy the occupation performance requirements for the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Geomatics Technician …. The only known facility located in Ottawa that can deliver the required training resulting in a post secondary community college approved certificate in geomatics, which culminates in a provincially approved diploma in geomatics, is Algonquin College (Ottawa Campus). Consequently, in order to satisfy the requirement the intention is to award a contract to Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology ….”
  • Wanted:  “Diesel Engine Trainers (DET) …. To procure five (5) Diesel Engine Trainers (DET) in support of the Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (RCEME) School training …. The Department of National Defence, Royal Canadian Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (RCEME) School training, presently utilizes various diesel engine trainers to deliver engine and powertrain maintenance and engine management training for Vehicle Technicians. These simulators are used by instructional staff to demonstrate maintenance procedures and to instruct the construction and operation of diesel engines and its components.  Students use the diesel engine trainers to perform maintenance tasks including repair, testing, diagnosing and troubleshooting of its mechanical, electrical and fuel systems ….”
  • Way Up North (1)  Site Support Services – at 5 Wing Goose Bay …. Site support services requirement at CFB Goose Bay, (5 Wing) for a period of 2 years plus 2 x 1 year options ….” – loads more details in solicitation document here
  • Way Up North (2)  “Remediation Services of Liquid Petroleum Hydrocarbons and Petroleum Contaminated Soil, North Escarpment, Goose Bay, NL …. The objective of this project is to provide remediation services to carry out the remediation of liquid petroleum hydrocarbons (LPH) and soil contaminated with petroleum hydrocarbons (PHCs), at the North Escarpment, 5 Wing Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador ….”
  • Wanted: All but the entrees for ration packs  “FOOD ITEMS – INDIVIDUAL MEAL PACKS …. Each year, the National Combat Ration Program (NCRP) produces IMPs and LMCs that are used for training exercises, deployed operations or in emergency situations when the situation does not permit the use of fresh rations. The IMPs and LMCs consist of various food and non-food items packaged in an overwrap bag.  The IMP and LMC components are shipped to the Assembler. Their task consists of inserting all the individual components inside the overwrap. The combat ration assembly process begins in the first days of each calendar year ….” – list and specs here
  • Wanted:  “Boxed Lunches” for CFB Valcartier – menus/contents here



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26 October 15 at 20:00

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