February 1, 1958

LIB

Mr. Hardie

Liberal

1. Were tenders called for the construction of twenty miles of road between Yellowknife and Fort Rae in March of 1957?

2. If so, (a) what were the amounts of each tender; (b) to whom was the contract awarded?

3. Were tenders submitted in March of 1957 for the construction of the extension of the Mackenzie highway to the Mackenzie river?

4. If so, (a) what were the amounts of each tender; (b) to whom was the contract awarded?

5. How many miles of road have been completed up to the end of December, 1957, on the Yellow-knife-Fort Rae section, and what amount was paid to the contractor?

6. How many miles of road have been completed on the Mackenzie highway extension to the Mackenzie river up to December 31, 1957, and how much was paid to the contractor?

Answer by: Mr. Hodgson, Parliamentary Assistant, for the Minister of Public Works:

1. Yes, tenders received March 14, 1957.

2. (a) McNamara Construction Co. Ltd., Toronto, Ont., $695,172.00; Pigott Construction Co. Ltd., Edmonton, Alta., $771,024.00;

Questions

B. G. Linton Construction Ltd., Hay River, N.W.T., $798,202.00; Arthur A. Voice Construction Co. Ltd., Edmonton, Alta., $937,422.00; Western Construction & Lumber Co. Ltd., Edmonton, Alta., $985,850.50; Standard Gravel and Surfacing of Canada Ltd., Calgary, Alta., $1,998,630.00.

(b) McNamara Construction Co. Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, March 26, 1957.

3. No; tenders were received February 5, 1957.

4. (a) Western Construction & Lumber Co. Ltd. Edmonton, Alta., $884,957.30; Arthur A. Voice Construction Co. Ltd., Edmonton, Alta. $939,173.00; Standard Gravel & Surfacing of Canada Ltd., Calgary, Alta., $1,301,947.50; Mannix Ltd., Calgary, Alta., $1,351,021.00.

(b) Western Construction & Lumber Co. Ltd., March 18, 1957.

5. The equivalent of 13 miles completed and $575,435.07 paid to December 31, 1957.

6. The equivalent of 35.7 miles completed and $699,633.18 paid to December 31, 1957.

[The following items were passed in committee of supply]:

Topic:   ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION, N.W.T.
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DEPARTMENT OF CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION


81. Construction or acquisition of buildings, works, land and equipment, $5,785,150. 82. Grant to provide additional services to Indians of British Columbia, $100,000. A-Department- Immigration branch- 616. Field and inspectional service, Canada- further amount required, $438,000. A-Department- Citizenship- 682. Citizenship branch-further amount required, $145,150. Immigration branch- 683. Field and inspectional service, Canada- further amount required, $836,650.


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February 1, 1958