GB-Swindon: UKRI-1942 Blue Optics System

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-1942 Blue Optics System
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research and Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 07394 401259, Email:
Contact: Sarah Fleming, Attn: Sarah Fleming
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Optical instruments. An optical distribution system which will match those of our collaborators. It has been created by the members of the AION consortium to ensure uniform performance and to avoid any systematic errors related to use of different equipment across all five Sr-labs in the UK.
5. CPV Codes:
38600000 - Optical instruments.

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-1942
9. Awarded to:

Thorlabs Ltd
204 Lancaster Way, Ely, Cambridgeshire, Cb6 3NX, United Kingdom
Tel. 01353 654472, Email:
Attn: Benjamin Wood
Value Cost: 48,465.68
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 26/01/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 3
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 27/01/2022
Period of Work End date: 25/02/2022