COOLNet Alberta

COOLNet Alberta is the largest electronic online plansroom for construction opportunities, project tendering and online bidding in Alberta. COOLNet Alberta hosts over 4,000 public bidding opportunities, and 1,500 private opportunities annually.

By posting projects of all sizes and at various stages of development in COOLNet: owners, architects, and engineers can securely share their projects and receive the best possible bids from the construction industry.

COOLNet Alberta is administered in partnership by the 8 Local Construction Associations in Alberta. COOLNet Alberta, the 8 Local Construction Associations, and the Alberta Construction Association are constantly working to engage and communicate with all construction stakeholders.  Through this collaborative approach we strive to open lines of communication that will contribute to a better construction industry in Alberta.  Connect your business to opportunities as COOLNet is a one-stop shop for accurate, timely Construction Tendering Information and Documents.

Obtain a General Contractor or Sub-trade membership with the LCA and immediately receive:

  • 24/7 access to plans, specifications, addendums, and bidders lists for over 4,000 opportunities.
  • Email notifications for opportunities matching your profile.
  • New business opportunities by advertising your company on project bidders lists.
  • Access to the Public Directory and ability to list your firm to receive private bid invitations.

 

COOLNET On Demand – Private Bid Management

General Contractors can now manage their projects and bid documents in the most cost efficient, easy and secure way using the latest cloud technology through On Demand.   

On Demand streamlines more than 60 important activities into one central, online platform for all your projects. Once your project documents are uploaded into your secure account, you can easily control and share them, send invitations-to-bid, access our comprehensive trades’ database, manage online bid submission, automate notifications and much more. All this with a complete audit trail so you will know exactly who saw what and when.

  • Hosted System Eliminates Capital Investment
  • Simple Drag & Drop Uploads for Any File Format
  • Easily Control and Share Documents with Your Entire Project Team
  • View, Print, Download, Search, Takeoff, or Annotate Documents Online
  • Instantly Distribute Addenda
  • Quickly Send Detailed Invitations to Bid
  • Use Your Contact List, or Our Database
  • Securely Receive Tabulated Bid Submissions Online
  • Automated Notifications Reduce Claims from Errors or Omissions
  • System Reports & Logs Keep Track of What Saw What, and When

 

The Complete Online Bidding Solution for Owners

With Etegri control remains with the owner throughout the tender process and a complete online bidding solution is provided. Etegri allows owners to post their project publicly or privately with the click of a button, ensuring the best coverage and quality of bids regardless of project location. With online bonding, prequalification, custom bid forms, and results tabulation; Etegri provides tremendous savings and efficiencies to its users and removes non-compliant bids from the tendering equation.

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