City to award, Options for Establishment of Toll Facilities on F.G. Gardiner Expressway/Don Valley Parkway Study contract, May 11, 2016 – Bid Committee meeting to review.

The contract award identified in this report is $761,783.40, including all applicable taxes and charges. The cost to the City is $686,009.54 net of HST recoveries. Funding is included in the 2016 Approved Capital Budget and 2017-2025 Approved Capital Plan for Transportation Services.


(May 4, 2016) Report from the Director, Purchasing and Materials Management


The Director, Purchasing and Materials Management recommends that the Bid Committee grant authority to award the following contract:

Recommended Proponent:
HDR Corporation
Contract Award Value:
$ 674,144.60 net of all applicable taxes and charges
$ 761,783.40 including all applicable taxes and charges 
$ 686,009.54 net of HST recoveries 
 Contract is expected to start on the date of award and end on December 30, 2016.

Info on the company from Wikipedia 
HDR, Inc. is an architectural, engineering, and consulting firm based in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. HDR has worked on projects in all 50 U.S. states and in 60 countries, including notable projects such as the Hoover Dam Bypass, Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, and The Roslin Institute building. The firm employs nearly 10,000 professionals representing hundreds of disciplines in the architecture, energy, federal, water resources, environmental, mining, private land development, resource management, transportation, and water markets
Click here to do a Google search of media reports about this issue.


Comments are closed.