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Basic Information

Reference Number


Issuing Organization


Project Type

RFI - Request for Information (Formal)

Project Number



RFI-2018-STNS-033: RFI for SOGR Program -Parking Structures & Pedestrian Bridges

Source ID




Canada, Southern Ontario



29-Jan-2019 11:21:29 AM EST

Bid Intent


Bid Intent Deadline

26-Feb-2019 12:00:00 AM EST

Questions are submitted online


Closing Date

26-Feb-2019 03:00:00 PM EST

Contact Information

Nicole Latimer




Request For Information

Request for Information No. RFI-2018-STNS-033

Metrolinx, an agency of the Government of Ontario under the Metrolinx Act, 2006, was created to improve the coordination and integration of all modes of transportation in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area (GTHA). The organization’s mission is to champion, develop and implement an integrated transportation system for our region that enhances prosperity, sustainability and quality of life.
Metrolinx operates GO Transit, Canada’s largest inter-regional rail and bus network, which moves more than 270,000 people every weekday and 68 million passengers per year. The organization also works with local municipalities and transit agencies to plan, build and deliver rapid transit projects across the province
Metrolinx requires qualified Contractors with the necessary experience, qualifications and resources to perform state of good repair works on Metrolinx’s parking structures (Whitby, Pickering and Aurora) and pedestrian bridges (Whitby and Pickering). Some of this work may occur within the Metrolinx-owned Railway Right-of-Ways.
Metrolinx is requesting information and invites prospective Contractors to share their qualifications and delivery methods for the state of good repair program. Please provide us with insight into your company’s participation in delivering this type of program.

Mandatory Qualifications
Contractors must have achieved at least one (1) of the following safety requirements:
(a)        CORTM Certified status with the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association (IHSA); or
(b)        OHSAS 18001 Certification; or
(c)        Out-of-Province CORTM Reciprocity (for bidding purposes only) through IHSA.
ELECTRONIC BID SUBMISSION will be accepted until 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday February 26, 2019.   

Your Submission for this opportunity must be sent to Metrolinx through the use of MetrolinxMERX EBS. Bidders shall be solely responsible for the delivery of their Submission using MetrolinxMERX EBS by the Closing, in accordance with the  Submission Instructions.
Documents are available online at www.merx.com/metrolinx, Solicitation No RFI-2018-STNS-033 Contractors are urged to select automatic notification of addenda issuance when registering on MERX. 
It is the Proponent’s responsibility to ensure receipt of copies of all addenda issued.  Information concerning the number of addenda issued and the date of issue of the most recent addendum can be found at www.merx.com. 
Metrolinx reserves the right to reject any or all Submissions at its sole discretion.

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Bid Submission Process

Bid Submission Type

Electronic Bid Submission


In attached document

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