Canadian utility BC Hydro seeks bids to provide stakeholder engagement services when required for its large infrastructure projects in British Columbia. Bids are due June 13.
Most notable among its large infrastructure projects is the 1,100-MW Peace River Site C hydroelectric project for which BC Hydro qualified construction firms in June. The utility also took bids in June to replace low-voltage circuit breakers and related equipment at five other hydroelectric projects.
BC Hydro now seeks bids to provide stakeholder engagement services for large infrastructure projects on an “as, if or when required basis” throughout British Columbia. Consultants are expected to travel throughout the province or to be located in one of the following regions: Northern, Interior, Okanagan, Columbia, Vancouver Island, or Lower Mainland.
The initial contract term is to be for four years with an option to extend another two years. BC Hydro said it expected to award one or more contracts depending on its business needs.
A solicitation notice may be obtained from British Columbia’s BC Bid Internet site, www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca. Click on Browse, then Browse Using the Advanced Search, Document Number 1840.
Bids may be submitted via the BC Bid site until 11 a.m., Pacific time, July 17. For information, contact Purchasing Department, Quotations, BC Hydro and Power Authority, Bid Station (main floor), 6911 Southpoint Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia V3N 4X8 Canada; (1) 604-623-4346; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Internet: www.bcbid.gov.bc.ca, www.bchydro.com.