Request for Tender: Deuchars Drive Watermain Upgrade

The City of Duncan is requesting bids for the construction of approximately 330 m of 150 mm diameter PVC watermain, fire hydrants, and services to property line. The new watermain will replace the existing undersized cast iron watermain. The work is located at Deuchars Drive.

The proposed works include the removal and disposal of a section of asbestos-cement watermain on Gibbins Road. The water infrastructure is the property of the City of Duncan. The roadways are in the Municipality of North Cowichan Jurisdiction.

There will be a non-mandatory site meeting on April 26, 2018.

Project details and submission requirements can be found here or by contacting McElhanney Consulting Ltd. at 778-762-0675 or by email at

Note: Addendum #1 can be found here.  The addendum includes: Traffic Management guidelines, Substantial Performance date extension, Letter of Credit clarifiation, and Tender Questions close date added.

Tenders must be received on or before the Closing time of:

TIME: 2:00 pm
DATE: Thursday, May 10, 2018

The Tender documents and their envelopes should be clearly marked on the outside with the title “Deuchars Drive Watermain Upgrade 2018 Reference: 2017.005”. The sealed envelope should be addressed to the following:

Steven De Vries, Engineering Technologist

City of Duncan

200 Craig Street

Duncan, BC  V9L 1W3

Fax: 250-746-5898