UK-Swindon: Lasers.

UK-Swindon: Lasers.

Section I: Contracting authority/entity (as stated in the original notice)

I.1) Name and addresses
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1793442000, Email:
Contact: STFC Procurement
Main Address:
NUTS Code: UKK14

Section II: Object (as stated in the original notice)

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: UKRI-1167 - Cryogenic Cooling System for a High-Power Laser Reference number: UKRI-1167
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
38636100 - Lasers.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SUPPLIES
II.1.4) Short Description: Proposals are sought by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC, part of UK Research and Innovation, UKRI) for a cryogenic cooling system for a high-power laser. STFC is building an advanced Yb:YAG laser system delivering pulse energies in excess of 10 J at 100 Hz repetition rate. The system will be built, tested, and operated at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.

Section VI: Complementary information

V1.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 23/03/2021

VI.6) Original notice reference:

Notice Reference: 2021 - 280165
Notice number in OJ S: Not Provided
Date of dispatch of the original notice: 17/03/2021

Section VII: Changes

VII.1) Information to be changed or added

VII.1.1) Reason for change: Modification of original information submitted by the contracting authority

VII.1.2) Text to be corrected in original notice No: 1

Section Number: I.1)
Lot No: Not provided
Place of text to be modified: Telephone Number
Instead of: +441235446553
Read: +441793442000

VII.2) Other additional information: The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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