Helena Jaczek

Increasing safety for Royal Canadian Navy ships, crews

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Ottawa – Minister of National Defence Anita Anand, on behalf of Minister of Public Services and Procurement Canada, Helena Jaczek, announced the award of two contracts for new equipment designed to improve the safety and security of Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) ships and crews. The two contracts for the Remote Mine-hunting and Disposal System (RMDS), valued at up to $57.9 …

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Canada’s support services contract for Canadian Forces Station

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Ottawa – Following a fair, open and transparent competitive process, Public Services and Procurement Canada, on behalf of National Defence, has awarded a $122 million contract (including taxes) to Nasittuq Corporation, from Ottawa, Ontario, to provide support services to CFS Alert in Nunavut for an initial period of eight-and-a-half years. CFS Alert is a military station located in Nunavut on …

Helena Jaczek

Investing over $3.6m in community infrastructure, tourism in Hamilton

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FedDev Ontario supports six projects to drive community revitalization, tourism and local economic growth Hamilton – Known for its balance of urban and suburban life, Hamilton’s strong community and tourism presence is vital to its businesses and residents. The Government of Canada is committed to supporting the growth of local communities to position them for a strong and resilient economic …

Filomena Tassi

Canada Awards Contract for Supply of Seasonal, Pandemic Influenza Vaccines

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Québec – Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health, and  Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, announced that the Government of Canada has signed a new contract with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to support sustained influenza pandemic readiness. The Government of Canada maintains pandemic influenza vaccine preparedness contracts in the event of an influenza pandemic and has contracted with GSK to supply …

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Management contract for Burlington Canal Lift Bridge deck awarded

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Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is maintaining its infrastructure to help keep people and goods moving safely. Burlington – Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, announced a contract worth over $21 million (including taxes) to EllisDon Civil Ltd. and Chant Limited, in joint venture, located in Mississauga, Ontario, to manage the construction of the bridge deck replacement …


Construction set to begin on new energy centre in Gatineau

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Gatineau – The Government of Canada is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, which includes leading by example to green its own operations. Today, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Service and Procurement, along with the Honourable Greg Fergus, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and to the President of the Treasury Board, and in the company of Anthony …

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Canada moves closer to delivering 88 fighter jets to Air Force

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Gatineau – The Government of Canada has reached another milestone in the competitive process to purchase 88 advanced fighter jets for the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), which will ensure the requirements of the RCAF are met while also providing value for Canadians, generating high-value jobs in Canada as well as further growth for the Canadian aerospace and defence sector for …

Filomena Tassi

Planing to diversify government suppliers

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Gatineau – Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) is helping more businesses get involved in federal procurement to build a more inclusive economy. Filomena Tassi, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, launched the Supplier Diversity Action Plan at the 4th Annual Diversifying the Federal Supply Chain Summit, organized by the Office of the Procurement Ombudsman. The Plan outlines concrete steps …