Sunrise 1
  • Tuesday 7:15 am

    Sunrise Session 1 - How to craft a Request For Proposal

    Al Anderson

    Al Anderson and Brian Nash

    I have had the opportunity to be involved in the Fire Service Industry for approximately 38 years and am pleased to say I have attended the BC Fire Chiefs Conference for most of those years. I have a rounded knowledge of the heavy truck industry as it relates to the fire service, I have worked at the Freightliner Trucks factory, assisted fire departments and apparatus builders throughout B.C. on their fire chassis requirements. I now represent Fort Garry Fire Trucks as the manager for British Columbia.

    Session Description

    Creating fire apparatus specifications. Review of the pros and cons of the different procurement methods, and associated documents, Request for Tender (RFT), Request for Proposal (RFP),and Request for Quotation (RFQ).