GB-Swindon: UKRI-3001 Corning HPFS 7972 ULE Mirror Blanks

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-3001 Corning HPFS 7972 ULE Mirror Blanks
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 07849307911, Email:, URL:
Contact: STFC Procurement, Attn: STFC Procurement
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Glass. UK Research and Innovation's (UKRI) Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) had a requirement to purchase 760mm x 300mm and 300mm x 300mm Corning HPFS 7972 ULE Mirror Blanks for its Central Laser Facility (CLF), only available directly from the manufacturer.
5. CPV Codes:
14820000 - Glass.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKJ14 - Oxfordshire

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Oxfordshire,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

Corning Incorporated
National ID: N/A, One Riverfront Plaza, Corning, New York, 14831, United States
Tel. N/A, Email:
Contact: Corning Incorporated, Attn: Corning Incorporated
Value Cost: 57,034.71
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 14/04/2023
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 15/04/2023
Period of Work End date: 07/07/2023