GB-Swindon: UKRI-1561 Scanning Electron Microscope

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-1561 Scanning Electron Microscope
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research and Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 01235446100, Email:, URL:
Contact: James Goldsby-West, Attn: James Goldsby-West
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Scanning electron microscopes. Purchase of a large chamber, variable pressure Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) with an electron source to achieve nanometre resolution probe with an imaging system to image a large range of samples, mainly materials conductive and non-conductive.
5. CPV Codes:
38511100 - Scanning electron microscopes.

6. NUTS Codes :

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: UNITED KINGDOM,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: UKRI-1561
9. Awarded to:

Carl Zeiss Ltd
National ID: 00542141, 1030 Cambourne Business Park, Cambourne, Cambridge, CB23 6DW, United Kingdom
Tel. 441223401556, Email:, URL:
Contact: Ben Ewins, Attn: Ben Ewins
Value Cost: 142,125.36
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 01/10/2021
11. Number of Tenders Received: 4
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 04/10/2021
Period of Work End date: 31/01/2022