GB-Swindon: UKRI-3350 Grating Substrates

Competitive Contract Award Notice

1. Title: GB-Swindon: UKRI-3350 Grating Substrates
2. Awarding Authority:
UK Research and Innovation
Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 7394 204018, Email:, URL:
Contact: SolomonNwosu, Attn: Solomon Nwosu
3. Contract Type: Supplies

4. Description: Glass. This contract, as part of the EPAC Project, is to procure a second set of specialist low thermal expansion materials that will be used as substrates for the laying down of multi-layer dielectric gratings. It is 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
1 Riverfront Plaza, New York, NY 14831, United States
Tel. +1 607 2481200
Contact: Corning Incorporated, Attn: Corning Incorporated
Value Cost: 28,271.99
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 05/09/2023
11. Number of Tenders Received: 1
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Period of Work Start date: 06/09/2023
Period of Work End date: 10/12/2023