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QBS-2017-CKU-001 - QBS-2017-CKU-001:Engineering Services for the Kitchener Corridor RER and HSR Exp


Basic Information

Reference Number


Issuing Organization


Solicitation Type

QBS - Qualification Based Selection (Formal)

Solicitation Number



QBS-2017-CKU-001:Engineering Services for the Kitchener Corridor RER and HSR Exp

Source ID




Canada, Southern Ontario



27-Apr-2018 04:39:44 PM EDT

Bid Intent


Bid Intent Deadline

29-Jun-2018 12:00:00 AM EDT

Questions are submitted online


Closing Date

29-Jun-2018 03:00:00 PM EDT

Contact Information

Nicki Bregolin




Request For Qualifications Based Selection (QBS)

QBS No. QBS-2017-CKU-001

Engineering Services for the Kitchener Corridor RER and HSR Expansion Project

Metrolinx is inviting firms to submit a QBS Submission for the provision of engineering services, including but not limited to, design, feasibility study, Environmental Assessment(s) services, technical and engineering evaluations and technical advisory services for the Kitchener Corridor RER and HSR Expansion Project.
A mandatory information meeting will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018 starting at 9:00 a.m. Toronto time, at Metrolinx’s head office at 97 Front Street West, 4th Floor, Peter R. Smith Boardroom, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5J 1E6.  

All Proponents attending the information meeting are required to sign in before 9:00 a.m. at the main reception at 97 Front Street West.
NOTE: Please bring government issued identification in order to enter the building.
Failure of Proponents to be present and registered from the time the meeting is called to order until the meeting is adjourned by Metrolinx shall automatically result in the suspension of the Proponent’s eligibility to submit a QBS Submission.
QBS submissions will be accepted until the Closing of 3:00 p.m. June 18, 2018 via  Metrolinx Merx Electronic Bid Submission (EBS) and will be opened by Metrolinx staff as soon as is practical after the designated Closing. 

QBS Documents are available online at www.metrolinx.merx.com
QBS enquiries and other communications are to be directed to the Procurement Representative: Ms. Nicki Bregolin at 416-202-7504 or at Nicki.Bregolin@metrolinx.com

Only Consultants who possess the following experience and qualifications will be considered for award of this Contract:
  • A minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in the design of grade separation structures, including tunneling
  • A minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience completing Environmental Assessments;
  • A minimum of fifteen (15) years of experience in engineering services in rail corridor transportation; and
  • The necessary resources to sustain and complete the Services.

Metrolinx reserves the right to reject any or all QBS submissions at its sole discretion.

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Bid Submission Process

Bid Submission Type

Electronic Bid Submission


In attached document


In attached document

Bid Documents List
Item Name Description Mandatory
Bid Documents Documents defining the proposal Yes