Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 22, 2012 15:44 ET

Minister MacKay Announces 10 Contract Awards for 14 Wing Greenwood

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 22, 2012) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, today announced 10 contract awards for general maintenance at 14 Wing Greenwood. The overall value of the contracts is over $1.8 million.

"These contract awards will go a long way in ensuring that the members of the Canadian Forces get the updated infrastructure they deserve and need in order to do their jobs safely and effectively," said Minister MacKay. "This includes a number of improvements and repairs to housing units where a number of our men and women in uniform and their families live here 14 Wing Greenwood."

The contract awards for general maintenance include

  • the repair and maintenance to runway storm drainage which was awarded to Mid-Valley Construction (1997) Limited for $548 000;
  • the installation of a new security fence around the operations area which was awarded to Maritime Fence Limited for $340 110;
  • the replacement of steps and walkways for various residential housing units which was awarded to Access Contracting Limited for $145 000;
  • the replacement of asphalt driveways for various residential housing units which was awarded to Dexter Construction Company Limited for $234 880;
  • the renovation of lodge courtyards, also known as bullpens, for various residential housing units which was awarded to Gary Parker Excavating Limited for $262 465;
  • renovations to buildings 122 and 123 at the Land Force Atlantic Area Training Centre, the design for a new pass control building and the design for a new access road which were awarded to SNC-Lavalin Incorporated for a combined value of approximately $222 120; and
  • the installation of new high voltage lines within the operations area and geotechnical work for the new hazardous material building which were awarded to Stantec Consulting for a combined value of approximately $73 277.

The Canadian Forces is a first-class, modern military delivering excellence at home and is a strong and reliable partner in the defence of North America making meaningful contributions to international security.

The Government of Canada conducted open, fair, and transparent competition processes to award contracts for these projects.

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