Creation of New Public Space

Solicitation details

  • Publication date: 2017-03-14
  • Category: Other engineering
  • Subcategory: Misc. engineering
  • Type: Tender
  • Location: Toronto, ON
  • Bid date: 2017-03-28

Solicitation description

Prequalification of Trade Contractors for:

THE BENTWAY The Bentway Project involves the creation of more than 4 hectares of new public space and 1.75 kilometres of multi-use trail beneath the elevated Gardiner Expressway between Strachan Avenue to Spadina Avenue.

Peter Kiewit Sons ULC is the Construction Manager and Constructor for Waterfront Toronto – The Bentway Project.

Kiewit invites trade contractors to submit prequalification documentation for the following packages. Note: Up to five (5) trade contractors are to be selected for the prequalified list.

Site: Limits of construction are beneath the elevated Gardiner Expressway from just east of Strachan Ave. to Spadina Ave.

CM2017-08 – Softscape Landscaping
Softscape Schedule: Q4 2017 – Q2 2018

The softscape landscaping scope includes but is not limited to:
- Supply and install: new deciduous trees, new shrubs, perennials, ornamental grass and liquid landscape
- Planting soil, mulching and seeding
- Installation and commissioning of irrigation system
- Supply and installation of rock garden
- Supply and installation of geotextile
- Maintenance of plants

CM2017-09 – Hardscape Landscaping
Hardscape Schedule: Q3 2017 – Q1 2018

The hardscape landscaping scope includes but is not limited to:
- Installation of foundation / footing / slab for bicycle racks, bollards and benches
- Installation of exposed aggregate concrete walkway
- Installation of resin bound aggregate walkway
- Paving of asphalt, concrete, gravel, resin bound aggregate surfaces
- Installation of pavement markings
- Supply and installation of bollards, bicycle racks, bicycle posts and rubber bumpers
- Supply and installation of rubber mat surface for Skating Trail

CM2017-11 – Miscellaneous Metals & Site Furnishing
Site Furnishings Schedule: Q4 2017 – Q2 2018

The scope includes but is not limited to:
- Supply and installation of handrails
- Supply and installation of miscellaneous metals, which include but are not limited to: structural poles and struts, cable clamps and rigging
- Supply and installation of steel waste receptacles
- Supply and installation of cable mesh and sports net
- Supply and installation of benches, seating and suspended tables

CM2017-12 – Signage & Wayfinding
Signage & Wayfinding Schedule: Q4 2017 – Q2 2018

The scope includes but is not limited to:
- Supply and installation of sign posts, maps, bent numerals, informational and directional signs and surface markings
- Painting of the bents

For further details, please refer to prequalification package.

Prequalification documents will be sent upon request made to Peter Kiewit Sons ULC, to the attention of:

Christopher Leung –

Sealed submissions (3 copies) clearly marked “Prequalification For Bentway – stating the specific Prequalification Document your firm is applying for (i.e. CM # and title) will be received by Peter Kiewit Sons ULC on or before 2:00 pm, March 28, 2017, care of:

Peter Kiewit Sons ULC
c/o Waterfront Toronto
20 Bay Street, Suite 1310
Toronto, Ontario
M5J 2N8

Please reference the trade package on the exterior of the envelope. Any and all enquiries regarding this prequalification process to be sent directly to Peter Kiewit Sons ULC, to the attention of Christopher Leung –

The Construction Manager and Waterfront Toronto reserve the right to select only those proponents who are deemed suitable and qualified to undertake these projects. Only those proponents who are pre-qualified will receive tender documents. This pre- qualification process does not constitute any obligation on the part of the Construction Manager or Waterfront Toronto.