GB-Swindon: UKRI-1892 INTER Vacuum Vessel

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CompetitiveContractNotice - GB-Swindon: UKRI-1892 INTER Vacuum Vessel
1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-1892 INTER Vacuum Vessel
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 01793 867000, Email:, URL:
Contact: Elizabeth Gage, Attn: Elizabeth Gage

4. Description: Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses). STFC is the Science and Technology Facilities Council. One of its objectives is to be the UK portal for access to major facilities for scientific research. To this end it operates ISIS, the spallation neutron source. Target station (TS2) has been running for several years and some instrument need to be upgraded to improve their performance and satisfy the different requests from the scientific community. The TS2 Reflectometry upgrade programme has the aim to upgrade all the current reflectometry instruments in the next few years.
5. CPV Codes:
38000000 - Laboratory, optical and precision equipments (excl. glasses).

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-1892
9. Estimated Value of Requirement: Category I: 50K to 100K
Currency: GBP
10. Deadline for Expression of Interest: 04/04/2022 11:00:00
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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13. Description of Amendment / Addition: Tender Deadline has been extended until 11:00am on Monday 4th April 2022. TKR-2022315-PRO-19798301

Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 20/04/2022
Period of Work End date: 19/04/2023

Complementary Information
Is this a Framework Agreement?: no