GB-Swindon: UKRI-2394 Design of Fire Detection and Suppression Systems

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-2394 Design of Fire Detection and Suppression Systems
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: Services
Sub Type: Other services.

4. Description: Fire and explosion protection and control consultancy services. The Science and Facilities Research Council, which is part of UKRI, has made a decision to increase the level of fire protection of the council’s asset base in addition to the high levels of personal safety.

Aim of the project;

To increase the level and efficacy of fire suppression and detection within the ISIS Neutron and Muon Facility. This will be done by the delivery of both retro fittible solutions to detection and suppression as well as technology options/specifications that can be incorporated at design stages.

The output will combine the latest engineering to minimise the opportunity of fire starting, it’s quick detection and rapid suppression.

It is expected that the contract will form 3 phases, these could overlap as the needs of the contract develop
5. CPV Codes:
71317100 - Fire and explosion protection and control consultancy services.

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-2394
9. Awarded to:

International Fire Consultants Limited
National ID: 02194010, Kiwa House Malvern View Business Park , Stella Way, Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham , GL52 7DQ, United Kingdom
Tel. 441844276920
Contact: International Fire Consultants Limited, Attn: International Fire Consultants Limited
Value Cost: 100,000
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 02/11/2022
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 06/02/2023
Period of Work End date: 29/12/2023