Invitation to Tender
ITT PS20211096 - CONTRACTOR FOR FALSE CREEK ENERGY CENTRE (FCEC) LOW CARBON EXPANSION (LCE) OVERALL PLANT EXPANSION
March 10, 2022
February 28, 2022
Questions & Answers
March 18, 2022
All queries related to this ITT should be submitted in writing to the attention of:
Donabella Bersabal, Contracting Specialist
[Please specify bid number, bid title and purchasing agent's name when sending email.]
Questions will be accepted, and answers posted, ONLY IF they are submitted in writing five working days prior to the bid closing date
CLOSING DATE & TIME
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Tuesday, March 8, 2022
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Tuesday, March 22, 2022
“Vancouver Time” will be conclusively deemed to be the time indicated in the electronic timestamp the Tender receives upon receipt at the email address specified herein, which is in turn synchronized to Network Time Protocol (NTP) provided by the National Research Council of Canada adjusted to local Pacific Time Zone.
Tenders will be not be publicly opened. Tender results can be found within 48 hours of the Closing
Time at the following website:
NOTES: Tenders must be received at the email addressed specified above prior to the Closing Time.
Tenderers should submit their Tender by email in accordance with the following:
Subject of the file to be: PS20211096 - ITT - Contractor For FCEC LCE Overall Plant
Expansion – Tenderer name
Document format for submissions to be in Adobe® Portable Document Format (PDF) in 1 combined file unless stated otherwise:
-Part C – Form of Tender pages FT1 – FT6
-Part C – Form of Tender Schedules A to L except Schedule H (pages FT7 – FT27)
-Digitally verified electronic bid bond (“E-Bond”)
-All other attachments if necessary
Zip the files to reduce the size or email separately, if needed.
Do not deliver a physical copy to the City of Vancouver.
An automated email will be sent
as a reply within a few minutes.
Submitting the files via Drop box, FTP, or similar programs, is not acceptable.
Tenders received after the closing time may be returned unopened.
Faxed tenders will not be accepted.
Please visit our Bidding Procedures page for additional information.
General Description of Requirement
The City of Vancouver (the “City”) invites Tenders for the supply and installation of materials,
including all labour, equipment, plant, and tools related to the False Creek Energy Centre (FCEC)
Low Carbon Energy (LCE) Overall Plant Expansion in accordance with the drawings and
The Site is located at 1890 Spyglass Place, Vancouver, British Columbia. The Site is further
described in the Tender Documents.
The purpose of this ITT is to select a Tenderer with the capability and experience to efficiently and cost-effectively perform and complete the Work.
Specifications, Drawings and other Tender documents will be made available at the FTP site
with log in details below:
To access the site externally, use any internet browser and go to:
The user ID is: PS20211096dl@coveftp01
The password is: T7DlbrUT (The password is case sensitive)
Tenderers are invited to attend the information meeting (the “Information Meeting”) on
February 11, 2022 commencing at 10:00 am.
The location of the Information Meeting and site walkthrough will be at: 1890 Spyglass Place,
Vancouver, British Columbia. The Tenderer must ensure they check Site conditions prior to
submitting a Tender.
Tenderers are asked to pre-register for the Information Meeting by submitting the Information
Meeting Attendance Form (Appendix 1) to the Contact Person by email prior to February 11,
Tenderers must bring their own Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as hard hat, goggles,
ear plugs and mask for an indoor site visit.
Tenderers are asked to indicate their intentions to submit Tenders by submitting the Response
Notification Form (Appendix 2) to the Contact Person by email on or before March 1, 2022.
It is the sole responsibility of each Tenderer to check the City’s website at
http://vancouver.ca/doing-business/open-bids.aspx regularly for addenda, amendments and questions and answers related to this ITT, which the City may issue at any time during the process, and for any reason, at its discretion.
Downloading the Document
Bidders must not electronically alter any portion of downloaded documents with the exception of adding the information requested. To do so will invalidate your bid.
Amendment No. 1 184 KB
RE: CLOSING DATE EXTENSION; RE: INQUIRIES AND CLARIFICATIONS DEADLINE EXTENSION
RE: FORM OF AGREEMENT - SCHEDULE 8 – CITY PRE-CONTRACT HAZARD ASSESSMENT
FORM and HAZARDOUS BUILDING MATERIALS ASSESSMENT; RE: MANDATORY REQUIREMENT FOR CONTRACTOR VACCINATION; RE: SCHEDULE D OF PART C – FORM OF TENDER
RE: SITE VISIT; RE: SPECIFICATIONS; RE: DRAWINGS
RE: SCHEDULE A – SCHEDULE OF QUANTITIES AND PRICES - BASE ITEMS; RE: SCHEDULE A – SCHEDULE OF QUANTITIES AND PRICES – OPTIONAL ITEMS
RE: SITE VISIT; RE: SECTION 16900 – INSTRUMENTATION SPECIFICATION AND DRAWING M-1610-R1; RE: SECTION 16900 – CONTROL BLOCK DIAGRAM; RE: SCHEDULE 15900-1 IS ADDED; RE: APPENDIX H – SHARC SINGLE MODULE P&ID ELECTRICAL DIAGRAMS; RE: ADDITION TO APPENDIX G – CYK HEAT PUMP DRAWINGS; RE: SPECIFICATIONS; RE: APPENDIX E – OWNER SUPPLIED EQUIPMENT; RE: PART 4 – SCHEDULE OF TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS; RE: SPECIFICATIONS.
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