Tenders and Results

Procurement Opportunities

Procurement opportunities posted after March 29, 2019 can be found through bids&tenders, a convenient, electronic tendering platform that will allow you to review tenders and submit bids and proposals online. 

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Vendors requiring information and/or assistance with bids&tenders or would like to book a demonstration may contact Stephanie Rocca, Purchasing Agent at (705) 674-4455, Ext. 2130. A vendor demonstration video is available for viewing at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/3117710696935951619

Cooperative Purchasing

The City of Greater Sudbury, along with other public sector organizations (currently: Cambrian College, Collège Boréal, Laurentian University, Rainbow District School Board, Conseil scolaire catholique du Nouvel-Ontario, Sudbury Catholic District School Board, Counseil scolaire public du Grand Nord de l’Ontario, Greater Sudbury Utilities, Health Sciences North, and Science North) are members of the Sudbury Regional Buying Group. Member Agencies realize savings by combining individual requirements and seeking bids for larger volumes of goods and services. If the City of Greater Sudbury participates in these procurement opportunities, they will be posted on bids&tenders.ca

Notice of Participation in Buying Groups

This posting is a public notification that for the year (2021), the City of Greater Sudbury, including Pioneer Manor, Greater Sudbury Fire Services, Greater Sudbury Paramedic Services, the Greater Sudbury Police Services Board, Greater Sudbury Public Library Board, City of Greater Sudbury Community Development Corporation, Greater Sudbury Housing Corporation and Sudbury Airport Community Development Corporation, intends to participate in one or more procurements conducted by the following buying groups:

  1. MGS – Ministry of Government and Consumer Services: www.doingbusiness.mgs.gov.on.ca
  2. OECM – Ontario Education Collaborative Marketplace: www.oecm.ca
  3. Metrolinx: www.metrolinx.com/en/projectsandprograms/tpi/tpi.aspx
  4. Local Authority Services (LAS): www.las.on.ca
  5. Police Cooperative Purchasing Group (PCPG): www.oacp.on.ca/careers-policing-links/police-cooperative-purchasing-group-pcpg
  6. Mohawk Medbuy www.mohawkmedbuy.ca

Archived Tenders

Tenders posted on the City’s site prior to the move to bids&tenders will continue to be submitted through the current process.

Have questions about the current process? Read more about the process on our bidder's information page.


Tenders and Request for Proposals

Contract ENG19-9, Tender for Insulated Water Service Replacements Various Locations.



Closing Date: April 2, 2019
Closing Time: 1:30 p.m.
(Eastern Standard Time)


Notice of Procurement – Contract ENG19-9
Description of the Procurement:
Contract ENG19-9, Tender for Insulated Water Service Replacements Various Locations.
 
Procuring Entity Contact Information:
The City of Greater Sudbury, c/o Purchasing Section, 2nd Floor, Tom Davies Square, 200 Brady Street, Sudbury, ON  P3E 3L9  (address of the “City’s Purchasing Section” referenced in this Notice).
 
Information Meeting
Contractors are requested to attend an Optional Information Meeting, on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 10:00 AM in Room C- 13A, Tom Davies Square;
 
Documentation:
Tender documentation may be downloaded free of charge from the City of Greater Sudbury’s (the “City”) website at www.greatersudbury.ca/tenders/ or may be picked up at the City of Greater Sudbury, Engineering Services Division, 3rd Floor, Tom Davies Square, 200 Brady Street, Box 5000, Station A, Sudbury, Ontario, P3A 5P3 upon receipt of a non-refundable fee of $25.00 (includes HST).  The City shall not be responsible for any notices and/or related Tender documentation not accessed directly from the City.
 
Unless otherwise stated herein, all capitalized terms in this Notice derive their meaning and usage from the City’s Purchasing By-law, which is available on the City’s website at https://www.greatersudbury.ca/city-hall/by-laws/.
 
Scope of Work:
The successful Bidder will be required to replace approximately 190 metres of insulated polyethylene watermain service connections and 55 metres of sanitary service replacement at various locations in New Sudbury and Garson, complete with asphalt, sod and concrete reinstatement, as outlined in the Schedule of Unit Prices in accordance with the terms and conditions set out in the Contract pursuant to this Bid Solicitation.  For estimated quantities, please refer to the Tender documentation.
 
Brief Description of Conditions for Participation:
Bidders shall meet the following mandatory requirements that include but not limited to:
Bidders must provide bid deposit in accordance with Section 2.12 of the Tender Documents.
Bidders must fully review the Tender documentation for the full description of all mandatory requirements for this procurement.  Failure to meet the mandatory requirements shall result in automatic rejection from the Bid Solicitation.
 
Bid Submission Address and Closing Date:
Bids shall be submitted in a sealed envelope or package using the completed address label sheet provided by the City to the City’s Purchasing Section no later than 1:30 PM (our time) on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.  It is the sole responsibility of the Bidder to ensure that its submission was received by City’s Purchasing Section.  Submissions received late will be automatically rejected.
 
Opening of Bid Submissions:
Bids will be opened at the City’s Tender opening meeting on the closing date provided above at 2:30 PM on the 1st Floor in Committee Room C-13A at Tom Davies Square, 200 Brady Street, Sudbury.  Results will be posted to the City’s Tender web page http://www.greatersudbury.ca/business/tenders-purchasing/tenders/ within three (3) business days of the Tender opening.
 
Communications with the City:
All communications with the City for this Bid Solicitation shall be in writing through the official point of contact, Krista Trafford.  Verbal communications are not binding on the City.
 
Bidders shall not contact any other persons including Members of Council, City employees or consultants retained by the City for this Bid Solicitation, which may result in disqualification from bidding on the current and any future Bid Solicitations. 
 
Bidders must review the Tender documentation and promptly report to the City and request clarification of any discrepancy, deficiency, ambiguity, error, inconsistency or omission contained in the tender documentation.  To facilitate comprehensive responses, Bidders are encouraged to email their questions or clarification requests as soon as possible and no later than 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, to tenders@greatersudbury.ca or by fax to (705) 671-8118.  Nothing in this notice obligates the City to respond to any question or clarification request.
 
Notice of Subjection to Agreement(s):
This procurement is subject to Chapter 5 of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA).
 
Duration of the Contract:
The Contractor shall begin work within one week of written instruction to do so and shall diligently prosecute his work on this Contract to completion September 30, 2019, in accordance with Section 107-12 of the General Conditions.  Working days do not apply to this contract.
 
Options:
Not applicable.
 
Procurement Method:
Request for Tender.
 
The City’s selection of Supplier(s) for this Bid Solicitation will be based on the Lowest Compliant Bid.
Negotiations may occur where Bids received in response to a Bid Solicitation exceed the Council Approved Budget or if the Lowest Compliant Bids from two or more Bidders are identical in Total Acquisition Cost or unit price.
 
The procurement will not involve electronic auction.
 
Language:
Submissions are required to be submitted in English only.


All Tenders and Request for Proposals are to be dropped off at the
Purchasing Section at Tom Davies Square, 2nd Floor
For more general information, contact the department at:
705-674-4455 Extension 2497 or 2501 or
email tenders@greatersudbury.ca