Solicitation No. RFP - 476721-0029 

(“Parsons”) is the Main Construction Manager (MCM) for the Giant Mine Remediation Project (GMRP), acting as the Prime Contractor and Mine Manager. Parsons is committed to ensuring procurement will be conducted in a fair, open and transparent manner while addressing Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement (CLCA) commitments and the Government of Canada’s (GoC) procurement objectives regarding Indigenous and local northern opportunities.

Parsons MCM is committed to Indigenous training, employment, subcontracting and other opportunities involving Indigenous citizens and businesses in carrying out the work under the GMRP through the use of Indigenous Opportunities Consideration (IOC) and Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB). All bid solicitations issued by the MCM include the requirement for bidders to stipulate their IOC commitments. Some bid solicitations will include both IOC and PSAB. In these cases, bidders are required to stipulate their IOC commitments and comply with PSAB. The MCM uses the MERX website for Canadian Public Tenders where business contracting opportunities are listed. MERX Canadian Public Tenders includes Federal, provincial and Municipalities, Academia, Schools, and Hospitals (MASH) sector opportunities, making it easy for you to find new opportunities, bid on them and win the business from customers interested in the goods or services you provide.

This website provides information about PSAB and this link will take you to MERX. Parsons, as the Main Construction Manager for the Giant Mine Remediation Project, intends to solicit competitive proposals to select the best value firm to deliver all services associated with a bird survey at the Giant Mine site in Yellowknife, NT. The work consists of surveying and monitoring of birds at designated areas of the Giant Mine site. Potential suitable habitat within these areas will also be surveyed. Please visit or contact Louie Azzolini (, c:(867) 688-0655 Economic Development Manager, or Michelle Anderson (, Senior Subcontracts Administrator for more information.

Date Issued: 
Friday, February 21, 2020
Michelle Anderson
(403) 294-4209