News Highlights – 8 Feb 11

WHAT’S CANADA BUYING? Special Forces Driver Training

This, from MERX:

…. The Department of National Defence, Canadian Joint Incident Response Unit, Canadian Forces Base Kingston Ontario, has a requirement to acquire the provision of service for training military personnel both Advanced Highway and Counter Terrorism driving techniques …. Canada intends to award one Contract to fulfill the requirement.  Services are required within the week of 12 July 2010 to 16 July 2010 ….

More on the Canadian Joint Incident Response Unit here.

Question from bidder:  Can we simulators?  Answer:  No.  More on that in attached Q&A here (via

Deadline:  26 Jun 10 02:00 PM Eastern Daylight Saving Time EDT