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A95844 - TKO - Newgate Fire Salvage (East Kootenays)



  Reference Number 431569
  Solicitation Number A95844 - TKO
  Organization Name BC Timber Sales - Timber Auctions
  Source ID PV.DP.BC.908767.984267.C98924
  Associated Components No


  Published 2017-12-01
  Closing 2017-12-14 01:30 PM Pacific Standard Time PST


  Category Natural Resources Services
  Region of Delivery British Columbia
  Region of Opportunity British Columbia
  Agreement Type
  Tender Type Invitation to Tender (ITT)
  Estimated Value
  Solicitation Method

Notice Description

  A95844 - TKO - Newgate Fire Salvage (East Kootenays)

Summary Details:
This is a Bonus Bid Scale based sale.

Take notice that, pursuant to Section 20 of the Forest Act, Timber Sale Licence A95844 is being offered for sale by the BC Timber Sales Kootenay Business Area. Tenders will only be accepted from individuals or corporations registered as a BC Timber Sales enterprise in Category 1, 2, 3 under the BC Timber Sales Regulation.

Closing Date: December 14, 2017 at 1:30:00 PM (Local Time)

Closing Location: Applications will be accepted by the Timber Sales Manager, Kootenay Timber Sales Office, at: 1907 Ridgewood Road, Nelson, BC V1L 6K1

Geographic Location: Newgate; approximately 108 km South of Cranbrook.

Total Estimated Timber Sale Volume: 4,146 m3, more or less.

Estimated Area: 34.6 ha.

Estimated Species: Douglas Fir 3,129 m(75%), Larch 738 m(18%),Ponderosa Pine 254 m(6%), Lodgepole pine 25 m(1%), more or less.

The preceding volume and species estimates are based on samples from a Professional Estimate. Please see tender package for additional detail. Bidders are strongly advised to conduct a thorough field review of the licence area to verify timber volume and grade estimates.

Licence Term: 6 month

Upset Stumpage Rate: $14.60/m. The upset stumpage rate was determined in accordance with the Interior Appraisal Manual and applicable to coniferous sawlog grades.

The successful applicant will be required to implement and conform to the BC. Timber Sales Environmental Management System and this TSL also conforms to the standards of the following forest management certification system: Sustainable Forestry Initiative.

All individuals, corporations or partnerships who provide direction to workers or contractors who work or operate on TSL area(s) will be required to be certified as SAFE Companies, endorsed by the BC Forest Safety Council as new entrants, or certified under a safety certification scheme recognized by the BC Forest Safety Council or BC Timber Sales, or work for an employer that is so certified or endorsed. Please also refer to the following website for more information:

Applicants are encouraged to confirm the status of their BCTS Enterprise registration to ensure they are eligible to apply for this timber sale licence prior to submitting a tender. Please contact the BC Timber Sales Kootenay Business Area if you are unsure of your eligibility to submit a tender.

All tender information provided for this TSL is subject to change. Any changes will be posted on this site before the closing date of the auction. It is the applicant's responsibility to revisit this site to stay abreast of any changes that may affect their bid.

All amendments to the associated notice, including amended documents, plans and specifications (where applicable), are issued on BC Bid. MERX asks that you refer to the BC Bid notice for these amendments. MERX stipulates that potential bidders may also be required to register with the buying authority as a bidder/plan taker. The contact information can be found within the notice abstract.



Client Agency

  Name Rasilainen, Paul
  Company Name
  State / Province
  Postal Code
  Phone (250)426-1738
  Fax (250)426-1767
  Website URL

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