UK-Cambridge: Solar panels.

UK-Cambridge: Solar panels.

Section I: Contracting authority/entity (as stated in the original notice)

I.1) Name and addresses
UK Research & Innovation
British Antarctic Survey, Highcross, Madingley Rd, Cambridge, CB3 0ET, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1223221400, Email:
Contact: Laura Ross
Main Address:, Address of the buyer profile:
NUTS Code: UKH12

Section II: Object (as stated in the original notice)

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: UKRI-2006 Photovoltaic System Components for Bird Island, Antarctica Reference number: UKRI-2006
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
09331000 - Solar panels.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SUPPLIES
II.1.4) Short Description: As part of The British Antarctic Survey’s commitment to achieving Net Zero, there is a requirement to reduce the use of Marine Gas Oil (MGO) at all of its research stations. At present Bird Island Research Station’s electricity is generated soley by 25kW three phase MGO generating sets (one operating and one on standby).
This project is for the design and supply of a photovoltaic (PV) system covering the majority of suitable, existing roof space.
The PV system must be compatible with SMA’s grid forming battery inverters (Sunny Islands)

Section VI: Complementary information

V1.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 23/03/2022

VI.6) Original notice reference:

Notice Reference: 2022 - 443147
Notice number in OJ S: Not Provided
Date of dispatch of the original notice: 23/03/2022

Section VII: Changes

VII.1) Information to be changed or added

VII.1.1) Reason for change: Modification of original information submitted by the contracting authority

VII.1.2) Text to be corrected in original notice No: 1

Section Number: I.3
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Place of text to be modified: Comunication
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VII.2) Other additional 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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