Town Accepting Tenders — Equipment & Aggregates

The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques is accepting sealed tenders on the following:

1) EQUIPMENT RENTAL:
a) One (1) Track Excavator equivalent to or greater than 95HP (net) complete with
standard bucket.
b) One (1) Track Excavator equivalent to or greater than 55HP (net) complete with
standard bucket.

NOTE: Please specify size and type of excavator being provided on your submission and applicable hourly rate.

The above noted is for the Town’s regular maintenance and job creation related projects (excluding major non-government funded projects such as the subdivision expansion), on an hourly basis, on a when required, where required basis during a twelve (12) month period from May 1, 2024 to April 30, 2025. All hourly rates quoted shall include fuel, maintenance, insurance, operator and applicable taxes.

Successful bidders shall provide a Letter of Good Standing from the Workers’ Compensation Commission of Newfoundland and Labrador. Failure to provide this will result in the cancellation of the
awarded tender.

2) GRANULARS – CLASS “A”, CLASS “B”, CLASS “C”, PIT RUN and CONCRETE AGGREGATE, WASHED STONE, READY MIX and ASPHALT.

Specifications for the Aggregates may be obtained by contacting the Town Office at (709) 695-2214 / 7302.

Bidders may tender on any one or all of the noted items. Tenders shall be addressed to:
The Town Manager
P.O. Box 70, Port aux Basques, NF A0M 1C0

and will be accepted up to 4:00 p.m., Friday, April 19, 2024. Tenders shall be clearly marked either “Tender for Equipment” or “Tender for Aggregates”. Successful bidders will also be required to submit one bid deposit of $1,000.00 which will cover both equipment and granular awards.

The Town of Channel – Port aux Basques reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders, or to accept the tender deemed to be in the best interest of the Town of Channel – Port aux Basques.

Nadine Osmond, Town Manager