Request For Proposal
RFP PS20200669 - SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF GARBAGE AND GREEN CARTS
August 18, 2020
Questions & Answers
August 18, 2020
All enquiries regarding the RFP must be addressed to:
Peter Yung, Contracting Specialist
All enquiries must be made in writing and are to be directed only to the above contact
person. In-person or telephone enquiries are not permitted. Any communication from
potential Proponents to City staff other than the contact person regarding the content
of this RFP may lead to disqualification of the Proponent from this RFP process, at the
City’s sole discretion. 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, August 20, 2020
3:00:00 pm (Local Vancouver Time), Thursday, August 27, 2020
All references to time in the RFP are references to the time in the City of Vancouver, as indicated in the electronic timestamp the Proposal receives upon delivery to 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.
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 above (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 (Commercial Proposal) in a separate PDF file, 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.
Submitting the files via Fax, Drop box, FTP, or similar programs, is not acceptable.
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
in one PDF Document, excluding the Pricing Tables which should be submitted by
itself, in a separate PDF file titled as Appendix 3 – Commercial Proposal.
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 purpose of this RFP is to obtain a supplier(s) with the capability and capacity to efficiently and cost-effectively provide Garbage and Green Carts (“Carts”) to the City for its Engineering department, as per the requirements and specifications set out herein.
This initiative will identify proponents providing best and leading practices to increase
procurement efficiency, maintain and improve service and product quality,
sustainability and capable of supplying all or a large part of the requirements. Thus it
is paramount the successful Proponent(s) be able to meet the City’s requirements, comprehensively describe its highest level of service, product offerings and competitive prices.
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.
Amendment No. 1 55 KB
1. RE: CLOSING DATE EXTENSION; 2. RE: PART C, Section 1.6(b); 3. RE: Part B, Section 1.2(c)(iii); 4. RE: PART C, Table 1, Item 1 and Table 2, Item 1 and Item 5; 5. RE: PART C, Table 2, Item 1 and Item 5; 6. RE: PART C, Table 2; 7.RE: PART C, Section 1.11(b)
No addendum at this time.
Questions and Answers
Q&A No. 1 26 KB
ISSUED AUGUST 18, 2020