UK-Swindon: Super computer.

UK-Swindon: Super computer.

Section I: Contracting authority/entity (as stated in the original notice)

I.1) Name and addresses
UK Research & Innovation
UK Research & Innovation, Polaris House, Swindon, SN2 1FL, United Kingdom
Tel. +44 1793867000, Email:
Contact: Corporate Procurement
Main Address:, Address of the buyer profile:

Section II: Object (as stated in the original notice)

II.1) Scope of the procurement

II.1.1) Title: UKRI-1713 Exascale Hardware Reference number: Not Provided
II.1.2) Main CPV code:
30211100 - Super computer.

II.1.3) Type of contract: SUPPLIES
II.1.4) Short Description: This Prior Information Notice (PIN) is being issued in order to formally commence market engagement activities with specific regards to the potential requirement for the sourcing of an Exascale Supercomputing capability, briefly detailed in Section 2. For clarity, this PIN is not a Call for Competition. Not registering an interest shall not prevent any organisation from participating in any potential future procurement, nor is it intended that any information supplied as part of the preliminary market consultation shall place any organisation at an advantage in any potential future procurement process.

Section VI: Complementary information

V1.5) Date of dispatch of this notice: 17/10/2023

VI.6) Original notice reference:

Notice Reference: 2023 - 616158
Notice number in OJ S: 2023/S 000 - 030297
Date of dispatch of the original notice: 13/10/2023

Section VII: Changes

VII.1) Information to be changed or added

VII.1.1) Reason for change: Modification of original information submitted by the contracting authority

VII.1.2) Text to be corrected in original notice No: 1

Section Number: II.2.4
Lot No: Not provided
Place of text to be modified: Description of procurement
Instead of: The deadline for the completion and submission PMQ responses is 23rd Oct 14:00 (UK time)
Read: The deadline for the completion and submission PMQ responses is 27th Oct 14:00 (UK time)

VII.2) Other additional information: To access the Pre-market Questionnaire (PMQ) please go to
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