Work as a Supplier or Service Provider to the Finch West LRT!

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Attention, DUKE Heights business community! if you were waiting for the perfect time to seize an opportunity to work as a supplier or service provider to the Finch West LRT, the time is now. Mosaic Transit Group, the consortium responsible for designing, building and maintaining the light rail line, is kicking off construction during the spring/summer of 2019.

Mosaic Transit Group is now asking local construction services, equipment and materials providers to connect for new business procurement opportunities for the LRT project. They will use local sources for supplies and materials, where practical and economically reasonable. They have opened a variety of procurement packages from construction, architecture and engineering, goods, services, to simple acquisitions (e.g. painting, printing, fleet rental, cleaning service, catering, facilities rental).

The full list of products and services that they will be procuring in 2019 is below:

  • Trailer Rental
  • Office furniture/Miscellaneous furnishing
  • Temporary services (power, water, sewers)
  • Portable toilets
  • Utilities relocation
  • Site security
  • Temporary /Permanent fencing
  • Clearing/grubbing
  • Excavation equipment
  • Shoring of excavation
  • Concrete/formwork
  • Reinforcing steel
  • Architectural Masonry
  • Structural steel
  • Miscellaneous metals
  • Canopies for Stops
  • Carpentry/Millwork
  • Roofing
  • Doors and frames
  • Glazing
  • Cladding
  • Drywall
  • Tiling/Floor finishing
  • Painting
  • Washroom accessories
  • Fall arrest systems (roof anchors)
  • Escalators/Elevators
  • Mechanical/Electrical systems
  • Trackwork, railway, signaling, communication system
  • Landscaping

Tips to Businesses Responding to RFPs:

  • Be Innovative
  • Understand the Requirements
  • Demonstrate company’s capability to perform, including: experience, resources and ability to subcontract
  • Provide current and relevant references
  • Estimate costs realistically
  • Follow the submission requirements and perform quality control

If your business offers related products and services, act now! Email procurement@mosaictransit.com to introduce your business and/or goods and services. Visit www.mosaictransit.com to stay up to date on business and workforce development opportunities.