Request For Proposal
RFP PS20180682 - CONSULTANT FOR FALSE CREEK ENERGY CENTRE LOW CARBON HEAT GENERATION EXPANSION ENGINEERING STUDY
May 29, 2018
June 1, 2018
Questions & Answers
May 29, 2018
All enquiries regarding the RFP must be addressed to:
Philip Lai, Buyer
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), Thursday, June 7, 2018
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Tuesday, June 12, 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: PS# - Title – Vendor name.
-Document format for submissions:
-RFP Part C in PDF format – 1 combined PDF file,
-Appendix 3 (pricing table) 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
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.
Proposals must not be submitted by fax.
To be considered by the City, a Proposal must be submitted in the form set out in Part C (the “Form of Proposal”), completed and duly executed by the relevant Proponent.
Amendments to a Proposal may be submitted via the same methods, at any time prior to the
Proposals are revocable and may be withdrawn at any time before or after the Closing Time.
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 an engineering study, which investigates low carbon heat generation options for an expansion of the Neighbourhood Energy Utility (NEU) False Creek Energy Centre (FCEC). Details of the City’s objectives and requirements to which the RFP relates are set out in Part B of the RFP. The City welcomes proposals that are responsive to this RFP (“Proposals”) respecting innovative or novel approaches to the City’s objectives and requirements.
An information meeting (the “Information Meeting”) will be held to enable Proponents to seek clarification with respect to any aspect of the RFP in a group forum. The details are as follows:
Date: as specified in Section 2.1
Time: as specified in Section 2.1
Location: False Creek Energy Centre - 1890 Spyglass Place, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4K8
Potential Proponents are encouraged to read the RFP and submit any questions relating to the
RFP to the Contact Person prior to the Information Meeting.
Potential Proponents interested in attending the Information Meeting should pre-register for the Information Meeting by completing and submitting the form contained in Appendix 1 to this Part A, by e-mail to email@example.com, on or before the time and date specified in Section 2.1
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)
Amendment No. 1 27 KB
RE: PART A – 2.0 KEY DATES - CLOSING TIME
Questions and Answers
Q&A No. 1 27 KB
ISSUED MAY 29, 2018