Bid Opportunities

In accordance with the New West Partnership Trade Agreement (NWPTA), Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) and the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), Bid Opportunities at the University of Manitoba are listed below.

Current Open Bid Opportunities through the Public Purchasing Portal

The University of Manitoba current open Bid Opportunities are listed on this page (see below).
These competitions are hosted at the Public Purchasing Portal through the Bonfire Portal Service at: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/.

Bidders Responsibility to Monitor Addenda

Please note that Bidders are required to monitor the site where the competition is hosted, i.e. the Public Purchasing Portal through the Bonfire Portal Service, for all addenda. It is the responsibility of the Bidder to ensure all addenda were received and to acknowledge receipt of all addenda on the bid form. Failure to comply may result in your bid being rejected.

Submitting Responses through the Public Purchasing Portal

The University of Manitoba accepts only electronic submission responses through the Public Purchasing Portal at the Bonfire Portal Service and must be submitted prior to the closing time.

Consult the bidding requirements and submission instructions at the above referenced internet portal service site well ahead of the competition closing date and time to allow sufficient opportunity for preparing a response and for uploading submission files. (Allow at least one hour to upload files).

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Bid Opportunities

RFP ITPC-0117-1718-LB - Disaster Recovery Data Centre Solution
Closing Date:
January 11, 2018 @ 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services - Information Technology Procurement Centre, is requesting proposals for Disaster Recovery Data Centre Solution, through the Bonfire Network.
Contact: Lindsay Bruce by email at: Lindsay.Bruce@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/12109 
RFQ ITPC-0122-1718-LB - Tape Library Backup Systems
Closing Date:
December 19, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services - Information Technology Procurement Centre, is requesting quotations for Tape Library Backup Systems, through the Bonfire Network.
Contact: Lindsay Bruce by email at: Lindsay.Bruce@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/11946 
RFP ITPC-0120-1718-LB - Curriculum Management & Registration Software Solution
Closing Date:
December 12, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services - Information Technology Procurement Centre, is requesting proposals for Curriculum Management and Registration Software Solution, through the Bonfire Network.
Contact: Lindsay Bruce by email at: Lindsay.Bruce@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/11835 
RFP ITPC-0115-1718-LB - Telecommunication Services
Closing Date of
 December 8, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time) has been EXTENDED to December 19, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services - Information Technology Procurement Centre, is requesting proposals for Telecommunication Services, through the Bonfire Network.
Contact: Lindsay Bruce by email at: Lindsay.Bruce@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/11813

RFP # FG 120817 OD Consulting Services University of Manitoba Bannatyne Campus Emergency Backup Power Condition Assessment and Improvement Plan
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services, is requesting proposals for this project through the Bonfire Network.
Closing Date:  January 25, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
Open to: Engineering Services Consultants
Insurance Requirements: This project requires a minimum General Liability Insurance of $5,000,000 (five million) and Professional Liability Insurance of $2,000,000 (two million)
Addenda: Please note that Bidders are required to monitor the site where the competition is hosted, i.e. the Bonfire Submission Portal Service, for all addenda. It is the responsibility of the Bidder to ensure all addenda were received and to acknowledge receipt of all addenda on the bid form. Failure to comply may result in your bid being rejected.
Contact: Olusegun Daodu by email at: Olusegun.Daodu@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/12146
RFQ # FG 120517 JB Glenlea Research Station Sewage Treatment Plant
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services, is requesting proposals for this project through the Bonfire Network.
Closing Date:  December 19, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
Insurance Requirements: This project requires a minimum General Commercial Insurance of $2,000,000 (two million)
Addenda: Please note that Bidders are required to monitor the site where the competition is hosted, i.e. the Bonfire Submission Portal Service, for all addenda. It is the responsibility of the Bidder to ensure all addenda were received and to acknowledge receipt of all addenda on the bid form. Failure to comply may result in your bid being rejected.
Contact: Jhosselin Bakhat by email at: mailto:Jhosselin.Bakhat@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/12051

RFP # FG 120117 JS Consulting Services for Basic Medical Sciences Building Renovation for the Laboratory of Anatomical Sciences
The University of Manitoba, Purchasing Services, is requesting proposals for this project through the Bonfire Network.
Closing Date:  December 15, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. (Winnipeg Local Time)
Open to: Architectural Consultants
Construction Budget: $2,700,000.00
Insurance Requirements: This project requires a minimum Professional Liability Insurance of $2,000,000 (two million)
Addenda: Please note that Bidders are required to monitor the site where the competition is hosted, i.e. the Bonfire Submission Portal Service, for all addenda. It is the responsibility of the Bidder to ensure all addenda were received and to acknowledge receipt of all addenda on the bid form. Failure to comply may result in your bid being rejected.
Contact: John Sapienza by email at: John.Sapienza@umanitoba.ca
For competition details refer to: https://umanitoba.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/11996