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If there are any previous tenders you have an interest in, please contact Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (902) 275-3554. Information is also available on the Province's Procurement Website at


MODC-T- 2018-001 - Wet Anaerobic Digestion Biogas Combined Heat and Power - Request for Expressions of Interest

 The Municipality of the District of Chester is considering utilizing the WET anaerobic digestion system for processing source separated organics and leaf and yard waste materials to generate electricity and heat. The Municipality has an active interconnection request and Nova Scotia Power Inc. has completed the feasibility study and approved the connection. The Municipality also has approval of Community Feed-in Tariff (COMFIT) from the Nova Scotia Department of Energy.

The project’s end goal is to establish an environmentally and economically sustainable facility for treating their source separated organics waste material which meets the criteria outlined in the document

Closing Date for Submissions: Responses must be received electronically by 4:30 p.m. AST on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018. It is the respondent's sole responsibility to ensure its response is received by the closing time.

Please obtain the RFP document and any addendums at (link above) or contact either of the undersigned:

Pamela Myra, Municipal Clerk This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Cindy Hannaford, Executive Secretary This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Municipality of the District of Chester T (902) 275-3554
PO Box 369, Chester, NS B0J 1J0 F (902) 275-4771

The Municipality is not bound to accept any Response and reserves the right in its sole discretion to: (a) postpone or cancel this REOI at any time for any reason whatsoever, and to proceed in some other manner separate from this REOI, including by way of a new procurement process; or (b) by amending the procurement process described in this REOI; all in accordance with the Municipality judgment of its best interests.


Tender Results

Description Price Successful Bidder

Price Over/Under Budget

Type Date

T-2016-015 Surveying Services
Closing Date: February 3, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


T-2017-004 Request for Expressions of Interest - Visitor Information Services
Closing Date:  March 3, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


EOI Not Awarded


T-2017-005 Construction of First Half of New Cell 4A - Kaizer Meadow Environmental Management Centre
Closing Date:  Friday, March 10, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.

$2,398,000  Brycon Construction    Tender   
T-2017-002 Replacement of Mill Cove Wastewater Treatment Plant
Closing Date:  March 17, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

Mid Valley Construction Ltd. 

  Tender   2017-04-13
T-2017-007 Tender - Mill Cove Fire Protection System Building Upgrades
Closing Date: April 21, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
$139,550  Life Safety Systems     Tender  

T-2017-006 Tender - Western Shore Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades
Closing Date: April 28, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


Mid Valley Construction (Ltd.)

   Tender  2017-270

T-2017-001 Tender -  Demolition of the Former Gold River/Western Shore School 
Closing Date:  April 28, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.


$29,205 + HST  Vector Demolition     Tender  2017-271
MODC-T-2017-008 - Heavy Equipment Services - Trail Repairs $25,360 Estimate  George Zinck Excavation & Trucking    RSO  
MODC-T-2017-009 - Brush Cutting and Tree Removal $30/Hr and $50/Hr  Forever Growing Forestry     RFQ  
MODC-T-2017-010 - Sludge Removal and Disposal Services .08 per Imp. Gal. and $125 Standby  R. Schnare and Son Septic and Excavation    RSO  
MODC-T-2017-011 - Heavy Equipment Services - Municipal Properties Varied depending on service required  George Zinck Excavation & Trucking     RSO  
MODC-T-2017-012 - Winter Road Maintenance - Mill Cove (RFQ) $9,279.00  B. A. Saulnier Cabinet Making    RFQ   2017-522
MODC-T-2017-013 - WebsiteRedesign and Support Services (RFP)       RFP   
MODC-T-2017-014 - Cleaning & Video Inspection of Municipal Sewer Lines $11,725 + HST  Clean Earth     Tender  
MODC-T-2017-015 - NOT YET ISSUED          
MODC-T-2017-016 - One Ton Chassis Cab Truck $47,747 + HST  Saunders Motors    Tender  
MODC-T-2017-017 - NOT YET ISSUED          
MODC-T-2017-018 - Winter Road Maintenance - Blandford and Area          
MODC-T-2017-019 - Lapel Pins RFQ        RFQ