GB-Swindon: UKRI-2515 Purchase of High-purity Germanium Sensors

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-2515 Purchase of High-purity Germanium Sensors
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 7563420665, Email:, URL:
Contact: Elizabeth Gage, Attn: Elizabeth Gage
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Sensors. This is for the purchase of one high-purity germanium (HPGe) wafer with at least 6 bespoke sensors for X-ray applications.
The HPGe sensors are cryogenic semiconductor electronics components.

It needs to be manufactured to have at least 6 sensors in one wafer with diameter 90mm and thickness 1mm. In addition, the requirements need to meet several technical requirements in order to run a prototype phase.
5. CPV Codes:
35125100 - Sensors.

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-2515
9. Awarded to:

Mirion Technologies (CANBERRA UK) Limited
National ID: 03640077, Unit 2, Zephyr Building, Eighth Street, Harwell Campus , Didcot, OX11 0RL , United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1235838300
Contact: Mirion Technologies (CANBERRA UK) Limited, Attn: Mirion Technologies (CANBERRA UK) Limited
Value Cost: 47,418
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 10/10/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 13/10/2022
Period of Work End date: 31/03/2023