Request For Proposal
RFP PS20171178 - PROVISION OF ONLINE BACKFLOW ASSEMBLY TESTING AND MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Questions & Answers
August 20, 2018
All enquiries regarding the RFP must be addressed to:
Diana Chan, Contracting Specialist
All enquiries must be made in writing. In-person or telephone enquiries are not permitted.
[Please specify proposal document number, proposal 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, September 4, 2018
SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS
Proponents should submit their Proposals on or before the time and date specified in the bottom row of the table in Section 2.1 (the “Closing Time”).
Each Proponent should submit its Proposal by email in accordance with the following:
Subject of the file to be: PS20171178 – Provision of Online Backflow Assembly Testing and
Management Services – Vendor name.
Document format for submissions:
RFP Part C in PDF format – 1 combined PDF file,
Appendix 3 (pricing tab) in Excel format, and;
Any other attachments if necessary
Zip the files to reduce the size or email separately if needed.
Send your submissions to Bids@vancouver.ca do not deliver a physical copy to the City of
Vancouver, and do not email to the Contact Person.
If you did not receive an automated email within few minutes, check your junk folder first, and then contact Purchasing@vancouver.ca
Submitting the files via Drop box, FTP, or similar programs, is not acceptable.
Please refer to Section 4.0 SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS for full details.
Proposals received after the closing time may be returned unopened.
Faxed proposals will not be accepted.
Please visit our Bidding Procedures page for additional information.
General Description of Requirement
The RFP concerns the City’s interest in procuring Online Backflow Assembly Testing and Management Services.
The City’s Waterworks Design Branch requires an online backflow preventer database software solution, and ongoing technical and customer support services, to transition from the City’s current manually-entered and managed test results and customer notification system. The new solution will have additional capacity and capability to improve the efficiency of, and reduce the cost of customer, tester, and City communication relating to backflow preventer testing and test report submission.
No information meeting at this time.
Downloading the Document
Proponents must not electronically alter any portion of downloaded documents with the exception of adding the information requested. To do so will invalidate your bid.
Download (PDF format only)
PS20171178 466 KB
Annex 2 - Technical Requirements1,475 KB
Appendix 5237 KB
PROVISION OF ONLINE BACKFLOW ASSEMBLY TESTING AND MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Annex 1 - Functional Requirements
Annex 2 - Technical Requirements
Form of Proposal - Word Version
No amendment at this time.
No addendum at this time.
Questions and Answers
Q&A No. 1 39 KB
ISSUED AUGUST 20, 2018