GB-Swindon: UKRI-1774 Embedded FPGA Software Development

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-1774 Embedded FPGA Software Development
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research and Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 44 1235 446100, Email:, URL:
Contact: James Goldsby-West, Attn: James Goldsby-West
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Industry specific software package. The UK Space Agency (UKSA) has funded MMT Group RAL Space to develop part of an instrument and carry out a system trade off analysis for application in microwave sensing for nowcasting weather for extreme events and other downstream weather applications. As part of this work, embedded software to control the HYMS instrument needs to be developed and demonstrated.
5. CPV Codes:
48100000 - Industry specific software package.

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-1774
9. Awarded to:

Firmsoft Ltd
National ID: 09484036, 1 Claremont Close, Orpington, BR6 7AD, United Kingdom
Tel. 447983430116, Email:, URL:
Contact: Ozgun Karagil, Attn: Ozgun Karagil
Value Cost: 48,720
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 02/11/2021
11. Number of Tenders Received: Not Provided
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 03/11/2021
Period of Work End date: 03/03/2022