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ARCHIVED - Halifax Class Design Agent In-Service Support Contract

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In-Service Support


The Halifax Class Design Agent In-Service Support Contract (ISSC) will provide Class Design and Technical Data Agency services for the twelve Halifax Class Ships. These services may be extended to other class vessels when requested by the Canadian Armed Forces on a case by case basis. These services are to be provided as-and-when required.


The Halifax Class ships have highly integrated systems incorporating multiple systems related to a number of engineering disciplines. Services that will be contracted through the Halifax ClassDesign Agent ISSC include configuration status control, technical data management, coordination of related System Engineering activities, and all activities relating to the support and administration of the Technical Data and associated libraries/repositories (i.e. Indexing, cataloguing, controlling, storage). This contract will employ competitive procurement strategy that may be impacted by Intellectual Property rights.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $100 million to $249 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2017
    • Request for Proposal Release
  • 2018
    • Contract Award
  • 2026 to 2035
    • Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Maritime Equipment Programme Management (Major Surface Combatant)
Phone: 819-939-3177

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