GB-Oxford: UKRI-1525 Boron Carbide Grits

Competitive Contract Notice

1. Title: GB-Oxford: UKRI-1525 Boron Carbide Grits
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research and Innovations
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 01793 444120, Email:, URL:
Contact: UKRI STFC Procurement, Attn: UKRI STFC Procurement
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Carbides. The supply of boron carbide grits at >97% purity, (FEPA grades: F60 grade 100kg, F360 grade
4000kg, F1200 grade 175kg)

Timescale: the F360 material is most urgent, we require an initial 750kg by end July 2021, with the
remainder to follow by week 35 (early September)
5. CPV Codes:
24311120 - Carbides.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKJ14 - Oxfordshire

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Oxfordshire,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category H: 100K to 500K
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for Expression of Interest: 25/06/2021 14:00:00
11. Address to which they must be sent:

12. Other Information:
Other 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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Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 01/07/2021
Period of Work End date: 31/05/2022
Is this a Framework Agreement?: no