GB-Swindon: Amplifier Head Body Components

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: Amplifier Head Body Components
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
Science & Technology Facilities Council, Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. 07517499437, Email:
Attn: STFC Procurement
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Receiver or amplifier valves and tubes. The EPAC facility at UK Research and Innovation is looking to procure an Amplifier Head Body with mechanical hardware to be supplied, manufactured, finished and assembled. An assembly drawing list was provided in the specifications document to express the quantity of hardware required. The contract should cover the supply and delivery of all components necessary. The pressure vessel included in this contract will only be running at vacuum for maintenance purposes, but due to cleanliness requirements is considered an ‘ultra high vacuum’ (UHV) vessel. The pressure vessels being manufactured under this contract shall operate at 5 bar (a) in normal operation. The pressure vessel forms part of a pressurised system that falls into Sound Engineering Practise under the Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) (97/23/EC).
5. CPV Codes:
31711440 - Receiver or amplifier valves and tubes.

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:

Tadley Precision Machining Ltd
National ID: 10260451, Unit 48, Easter Park, Benyon Road, Berkshire, RG7 2PQ, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 118 981 0621 , Email:
Contact: The Sales Team, Attn: The Sales Team
Value Cost: 52,853.52
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 30/05/2023
11. Number of Tenders Received: 3
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 31/05/2023
Period of Work End date: 25/08/2023