GB-Cambridge: UKRI-3172 BAS Iridium Data usage

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Cambridge: UKRI-3172 BAS Iridium Data usage
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research & Innovation
British Antarctic Survey, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 0ET, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1223277060, Email:, URL:
Contact: BAS Procurement, Attn: BAS Procurement
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Telecommunications services.

4. Description: Telephone and data transmission services. Iridium Data usage
5. CPV Codes:
64210000 - Telephone and data transmission services.

6. NUTS Codes :
AQ - Antarctica

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Antarctica,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority: UKRI-3172
9. Awarded to:

Ground Control Technologies UK Ltd
National ID: 05240202, Unit D2, Churcham Business Park, Churcham, GL2 8AX, United Kingdom
Tel. 01452 751940, Email:, URL:
Contact: Sales, Attn: Sales
Value Cost: 30,077
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: Yes
10. Date of Contract Award: 14/06/2023
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
Other Information: Public Contract Regulations 2015, Reg 32 (2) (b) (ii) applies to the grant of this contract competition absent for technical reasons
Procurement Contract Transparency Data: Redacted contract documents will be made available within the next 30 days on the UKRI website at:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 15/06/2023
Period of Work End date: 21/06/2023