The Construction/Renovation Services Division of the Facilities and Fleet Department obtained the services of Form Architecture Engineering through the Request for Quotation process to provide tender, contract documents, and contract administration services for the replacement of the existing Victoria Parkade roof.
A public tender for the roof replacement project was advertised in the Chronicle Journal on Saturday, February 25, 2012, and publicly opened on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. As a result of a call for tenders, five (5) responses as listed below were received for the roof replacement.
The tendered costs exclude the applicable HST.
Contractor Tendered Cost
Bur-Met Contracting $ 637,562.00
Cardinal Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc. $ 720,275.00
Holmes Roofing $ 652,100.00
Lakehead Roofing & Metal Cladding $ 678,428.00
Racco Industrial Roofing $ 659,199.61
The low tender for this project was submitted by Bur-Met Contracting. This company has completed similar contracts of this type for the City of Thunder Bay and our consultant Form Architecture recommend them as being capable of doing the work.