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How much should I pay for HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada?
What is the average price of HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada?
This procurement report includes pricing information to help you purchase HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada. Our analysts provide a benchmark price and a price range based on key pricing factors to help you understand what you should be paying for this specific product or service. To see the average price for this and hundreds of other products and services, subscribe to ProcurementIQ.
Has the price of HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada been rising or falling?
Analysts look at market data from the previous three years to determine an overall price trend. You can use the recent price trends to help you understand price volatility and plan your budget.
I’m not ready to purchase HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada yet. Will I pay more if I wait too long?
We forecast the next three years of price movements by looking at factors likely to affect the market's supply chain, such as inputs, demand and competition. You can then use the price forecast to figure out the best time to purchase.
What other costs are associated with purchasing HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada?
Our analysts calculate the total cost of ownership and assign a level of low, moderate or high, depending on things like customization, integration and installation. Use this information to budget for HVAC System Construction & Maintenance in Canada with a reduced risk of unexpected costs.
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Questions to ask potential suppliers
How can I gain leverage during negotiations?
Vendor Financial Risk
- Can I see audited financial statements to determine your company's financial health?
- How do you adjust your operations in times of high demand and low demand? How do you mitigate demand volatility?
- Have you had any cash flow issues in the past three years? What steps did you take to resolve these issues?
- How diversified is your client base? Which industries drive the most business for your firm?
- What is your safety record for the past three years?
- When was the last accident that happened at a work site? What were the cause and the result?
- How does your company ensure that all staff members follow safety protocol?
- How often does your staff receive training or refresher courses? Do your employees receive ongoing training?
- Who is in charge of maintaining the budget on this project?
- What contingencies are built into your budget and how frequently are those contingencies used?
- How many times have you had cost overruns in the last three years? By what percentage did you exceed your budget each time?
- What changes have you made in the past three years to prevent future overruns?
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Key elements for every RFP
What should my RFP include?
- Buyers should include a payment schedule.
- Buyers should state the grounds for contract termination.
- Buyers should favour suppliers that have experience with similar projects.
- Buyers should evaluate suppliers’ references to assess the quality of the suppliers’ previous work.
- Buyers should favour suppliers that offer a warranty for HVAC functionality.
- Buyers should favour suppliers with more economic price breakdowns.
- Buyers should include a deadline for proposal submissions and specify when the contract will be awarded.
- Buyers should include a construction timeline, if applicable.